Joseph Molloy

Joseph Molloy, CPA


  • Jericho
  • (516) 336-2412
Joseph Molloy is the Principal of Construction Taxation at Grassi & Co. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the preparation and review of tax returns for clients in the Construction Industry.
Joe is proficient in all areas of tax including projections, preparations, reviews and correspondence. He has an especially strong understanding of code section 460 – special rules for long-term contracts, which he uses to help clients create and maintain tax deferral strategies, thus enhancing their financial position. Joe also has extensive experience preparing tax returns for a variety of entities, including C-Corps, S-Corps, partnerships, Individuals and trusts.
Joe shares tax information, regulation updates, and tax reporting best practices with clients as well as presents tax updates in presentations to sureties, banks, and other financial creditors.
His extensive knowledge of Tax Incentive Program opportunities available to the industry, such as the 179D and the Research & Development (R&D) credit, has resulted in substantial increased cash flow for many clients.
Prior to joining Grassi & Co., Joe worked with local firms performing tax and audit work. Joe provides training and mentoring seminars to clients as well as to the Grassi & Co. staff, and has written articles pertaining to tax issues affecting construction companies.  In addition, Joe has taught a number of Master’s classes at Columbia University.

EAlert: NYS Enacts Tax Workarounds

On April 12th, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law the New York State budget bill, that among other things, created an employer payroll tax and new charitable contribution funds to offset the impact of the $10,000 federal cap on state and local tax deductions under the Federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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EAlert: What a Contractor Should Know About Tax Reform

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the Act), which the President signed on December 22, 2017, contains numerous provisions that could affect contractors at the corporate and individual levels.

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Tax Incentives That Keep Money in Your Pocket

Tax season for 2015 has finally wrapped. Are you wondering if you should have gotten a bigger refund or if you over paid? One of the main challenges of any construction contractor is cash flow, after all cash is king, but what many contractors aren’t aware of are little tax incentives that can yield BIG savings. Three of the most lucrative incentives are: the Section 179D tax deduction, the Research & Development (R&D) tax credit, and the Cost Segregation Study.

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    BS, Queens College


    American Institute of CPAs (AICPA)

    New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)

    Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), NYC Chapter, Associate

    Contractors for Kids, Advisory Board
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