Joanne practices in the area of Federal and state taxation. She provides tax consulting and compliance services for individuals and closely held businesses in the industries of manufacturing, professional services and real estate.
Jon provides audit and tax services for many of our real estate clients, staying up to date on emerging financial reporting issues and tax changes affecting the industry.
Brian is a manager in our tax department where he assists a wide variety of W&S’s clients with their tax compliance and planning needs. Brian also develops and leads W&S’s tax staff training programs.
Justine has worked in public accounting since 2007, when she joined Walter & Shuffain. Justine handles a variety of responsibilities at W&S including general accounting, audits and tax returns, and has significant experience working with the real estate industry.
Elyse began her accounting career in 2007 when she joined Walter & Shuffain. She works with our small- and medium-sized clients in the technology, manufacturing and real estate industries.
Shari is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner with a Certificate in Financial Forensics. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in both accounting and management.
Rebecca graduated from Salem State with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, summa cum laude, and later earned her dual Masters in Business Administration and Taxation from Suffolk University. Rebecca joined Walter & Shuffain in 2002 after completing a summer internship.
Michael graduated from the College Park Scholars Program at the University of Maryland with a Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Maria L. Cappadona
Maria has over 20 years of experience in public accounting serving closely-held businesses in the areas of accounting, taxation, and business planning. Maria works with clients in manufacturing, real estate, professional services, wholesalers, retailers, and non-profit industries.
Leah is a manager in the Accounting & Auditing department, specializing in technology, manufacturing, real estate, and professional services industries. She received a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude, and a Masters of Science in Accountancy, Magna Cum Laude, from Stonehill College.
Judi received her Bachelors of Science in Accountancy and Masters in Taxation from Bentley University. She has over 25 years of experience in accounting, auditing, tax and consulting services for privately-held businesses in industries such as real estate, construction, distribution, manufacturing, and technology.
Jill has over 11 years of experience in public accounting. She joined Walter and Shuffain in 2002. Jill manages the growing 401(k) audit practice. In addition, she has experience providing services to companies in the manufacturing, professional services, real estate and mortgage banking industries.
Janet E. Scott
Janet E. Scott has 30+ years of experience in public accounting. She advises clients on accounting, auditing, income and estate and gift tax matters. Janet's clients include real estate professionals, professional service providers, manufacturers and distributors, and estates, trusts and nonprofits.
Dick graduated from Northeastern University in 1970. He worked for Clarence Rainess from 1970-1976. After Clarence Rainess, he moved on to work with Tobin + Waldstein until 1976-1995, at which he became a partner in the firm from 1980-1995. In 1995, Tobin + Waldstein merged with Walter & Shuffain.