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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Joel Ackerman 2005


  • Title: Tax Manager
  • Company: Holtz Rubenstein Reminick LLP
  • Location: 125 Baylis Rd., Melville, NY 11747
  • Birthplace: Smithtown, N.Y. - 1970

Family: I am married to Leslie with two great kids: Laura, 9, and Joseph, 5

College: Syracuse University, BS, Accounting; Long Island University, CW Post, MS Taxation

First job outside of real estate: Worked as an assistant graphics artist for Dan’s Papers in the Hamptons

First job in real estate or allied field: Staff accountant for Big 6 accounting firm

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Holtz Rubenstein Reminick LLP is a mid-size public accounting firm that specializes in all of the major industries. Real estate, however, is one of our firm’s largest concentrations. We plan on growing our practice to provide as many tax savings opportunities available to the public. Our cost segregation service is a great opportunity to take advantage of one of those tax savings allowed.

Hobbies: Racquetball, karate, piano playing, singing in the North Shore Synagogue senior choir

Favorite book: “Honey, I Want to Start My Own Business, A Planning Guide for Couples,” author: Azriela Jaffe

Favorite movie: Andrew Lloyd Weber’s “The Phantom of the Opera”

Persons you most admire (outside of family): The partners of Holtz Rubenstein Reminick LLP

If you had to choose another vocation what would it be? New York Yankees radio broadcaster