Barry S. Kleiman is a Tax Principal of Untracht Early and has been associated with the firm since its founding. As a lead in the firm’s Individual Tax practice, Barry’s areas of expertise include individual, trust, estate, gift, and private foundation taxation and planning, as well as tax controversy. He focuses on the financial services and professional services industries and has written numerous articles for industry publications and local publications on tax topics.
In addition, Barry is a member of the Taxation of Individuals Committee of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. He was Conference Chair of the Tax Planning for Individuals Conference in 2013 and 2014 and is currently serving as Committee Chair from 2014 to 2016. Barry is also a member of the General Practice of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Federal Taxation Interest Group of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (where he was the Interest Group Leader from 2008 to 2009), and Beta Gamma Sigma. In 2014, Barry was named to New Jersey CPA Magazine’s “CPA-List” of top accountants in the state and was recognized as a NJ Monthly Five Star CPA.
Barry received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Delaware and a Master of Science in Taxation from Seton Hall University. He is a licensed CPA in both New Jersey and New York.