As a growth oriented CPA firm we take pride in our on-going commitment to provide high quality tax and accounting services to the community. We are firmly committed to providing individuals and businesses the best possible professional, courteous and timely service. As a full service Public Accounting firm with a wide range of expertise in accounting, tax and business consulting our focus is on customer satisfaction.

We are committed to keeping up with the latest technological advances in computerized business applications, accounting software and the Internet. This enables us to provide our customers with cutting edge accounting and tax services.

Ms. Palka has over fifteen years of experience in public accounting. Among the firm's small business clients are retail businesses, service companies, construction contractors, health related service providers, real estate sales and operations, and non-profit organizations.

Lorraine is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Pennsylvania Society of Public Accountants. She is a member and officer of the Stroudsburg Women’s Regional Club, a local non-profit charitable organization. Ms. Palka also volunteers her accounting and consulting services to other local non-profit organizations.

Lorraine is a graduate of Rutgers University and continues her professional education with 40 credits in continuing professional education annually.

We would like to have the opportunity to provide you with personalized attention, and customized solutions. Please feel free to contact us for a free half hour consultation.

Serviced Areas

  • Lehigh Valley, Poconos, Pocono Mountains, Slate Belt, Pennsylvania

Payment Options

  • American Express, Money Orders, Discover, Personal Checks, Debit Cards, MasterCard, VISA

Contact Details

  Person CPA Tax Center
  City Bangor, PA
  Zip Code 18013
  Address 416 Blue Valley Drive
  Phone Number (610) 863-2800
  Fax 610-863-2802

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