Managing Partner

Michael C. Deo, CPA ®

Michael C. Deo is the Managing Partner at Perlson LLP, a firm that provides tax, accounting, business and financial planning services to closely held businesses and their founders as well as high-net-worth families. His client base spans numerous industries, including technology, manufacturing, healthcare, law, hospitality, and investment funds. In addition to the more common types of engagements, Michael has been involved in a range of acquisitions, financing, restructuring transactions, and other liquidity events. Michael also manages the firms family office division where he assists wealthy families in a wide array of planning issues including tax, estate, philanthropic, financial and cash flow planning. Michael has successfully managed the needs of his clients throughout his career.  Through his industry expertise and commitment to service, he has enjoyed long-term relationships with his clients.

Michael is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA®) and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA®).  


Hofstra University, M.S., Taxation
University of Maryland – Robert H. Smith School of Business,  B.S., Accounting

Get To Know Michael

1. What about your job inspires you?

Adding value to our clients, their families, and their businesses.

2. What are your hobbies and interests outside of work?

Spending time with my family, golf, and any physical activity.

3. How would you describe yourself in three words?

Driven, Thoughtful, Innovative