About Steven M. Cardinal

Known for his expertise in federal, multi-state, and international tax, Steve is a partner in the Firm’s tax practice.  Prior to joining the Firm, Steve worked for nine years in the tax department of an international accounting firm.

He specializes in manufacturing, retail and distribution, construction and real estate clients that operate under the corporate or partnership form. His services include tax planning and consulting as well as researching tax compliance issues.

Joined In:



  • Master of Science in Taxation, University at Albany
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University at Albany

Just for fun

  • He bowled a perfect game, 300, in 2017.
  • Steve’s first job was in his family’s business, a waste removal company.
  • He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys bow hunting, fishing and camping with his horses. He often brings in his big game to share.
  • Steve is a Mets and Jets fan; he hasn’t had much to cheer about since 1969.