Alan Cohen

Alan Cohen

Retired Associate Professor, Graduate Study in Business
Faculty, Accounting

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E-mail:acohen@ithaca.edu
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Education

M.S. State University of New York at Binghamton (Accounting)

B.S. Hunter College, New York, NY (Accounting)

Certification

New York State License, Certified Public Accountant

Courses Recently Taught

  • Advanced Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • First-Year Seminar in Business
  • Management Accounting
  • Tax Accounting
  • Tax Workshop-VITA/LITC

Academic Appointments

Present Associate Professor, Ithaca College School of Business and Director, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Tax (VITA) Program at Ithaca College.

Professional and Consulting Experience

1976-present Partner in the firm of Cohen & Palmer, CPAs. Engaged in the practice of Public Accounting. Emphasis on taxation and financial reporting for small businesses and professionals.

1972-76 Comptroller, George Junior Republic Association, Freeville, NY

1967-72 Senior Assistant Tax Accountant, Haskins and Sells, Certified Public Accountants.

1966-67 Internal Revenue Service (Treasury Department), Manhattan.

Research Interests

The first-year experience of undergraduate business students