11 Waterbury Ave., Apt. 2B, Stamford
Fiorita, Kornhaas & Van Houten
146 Deer Hill Ave., Danbury
Martin, DeCruze & Company
2777 Summer St., 4th Flr., Stamford
McGladrey & Pullen
1 Church St., New Haven
185 Asylum St., Ste. 2400, Hartford
900 Cottage Grove Rd., Bloomfield
1050 Baker St. #1, San Francisco, CA
Thomas P. Morrone, CPA
5 Saint John St., North Haven
2 World Financial Ctr., New York, NY
16E Putnam Green, Greenwich
Community Accounting Aid & Services, Inc.
965 East Main Street
Meriden, CT 06450-6006
formed as a not-for-profit corporation in 1974 as an exten-
sion of the Community Services Committee of the CSCPA.
Its mission is to provide a source of accounting assistance
for economically disadvantaged individuals, businesses,
and small not-for-profit organizations throughout the state.
help and are not currently being served by an accountant.
Often, a CPA refers people to CAAS. CAAS also gets client
referrals from organizations that deal with small businesses
and the Quinnipiac University and University of Connecticut
Law School low-income tax clinics for resolution of open
net income of less than $25,000. Couples must have
income of less than $30,000, families of three, less than
$35,000, and families of four or more, less than $40,000.
For direct assistance, not-for-profit organizations must have
an annual budget of less than $100,000. CAAS clients are
nesses within our local communities.
several communities for new and existing business owners.
CAAS has begun an association with the Community
Economic Development Fund to present courses on
accounting, financial management (including QuickBooks),
and business taxes. CAAS also conducts seminars on
accounting, internal controls, and financial management for
not-for-profit organizations when requested. We also pro-
vide assistance to not-for-profit organizations in their search
for accountants to serve on their boards of directors.
duct tax return preparation clinics for low-income individuals
in several communities. Many individuals qualify for the
earned income tax credit and receive significant refunds,
thanks to the work of our volunteers.