Jeffrey Scott, CPA, MBA

Senior Accountant


(631) 582-1600 x200

Professional Experience:

Jeffrey is a member of Cerini & Associates’ audit staff where he brings experience in audit, review, and consulting services to our for-profit, nonprofit and special education clients. Jeffrey has worked with a large number of nonprofit clients, predominantly focusing on social service providers, healthcare providers, foundations, educational institutions, and arts and culture organizations. Jeffrey’s technical knowledge allows him to provide specific services, including financial statement audits and nonprofit outsourced accounting services.

Jeffrey provides auditing, accounting, and advisory services for his clients. His expertise is in areas such as: financial reporting systems, internal control reviews, preparation and review of financial statements, improving efficiencies, and more.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Nonprofit audits
  • Preparation of Financial Statements, financial reports, and required communications
  • Preparation of Federal Form 990
  • Special education audits
  • CFR preparation and analysis
  • SED rate planning
  • Assistance with SED desk audit
  • Systems testing and analysis
  • Recommendations on improvements to internal controls
  • Accounting assistance
  • Budgeting and cash flow analysis
  • Internal and claims audit services

Key Clients:

  • Special Education Providers
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • School Districts

Professional Affiliations:

  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
  • NYSSCPA Suffolk Chapter Nonprofit Committee
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • The Coalition of Children with Special Needs
  • Agencies for Children’s Therapeutic Services

Licenses & Certifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Honoree for the 2017 Long Island Business News’ 30 Under 30 Award


Jeffrey graduated Magna Cum Laude from Long Island University-Post with his B.S/MBA in Accountancy. He graduated on the Dean’s List, was a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society for collegiate schools of business, and was an officer of Beta Alpha Psi, the international honor organization for financial information students and professionals. Jeffrey was also the Symbolic Degree Recipient on behalf of his graduating class in recognition of high scholastic achievement in accounting/business.