I graduated from Rider University in 1978. I am an accountant like my father and grandfather before me! I earned my CPA license in 1989. I also took and passed the RTRP exam in January 2013. I have 35 years of tax experience and am president and CEO of Marilyn Heller Ayers CPA firm. I am active in both the New Jersey CPA Society and the New Jersey Chapter of NATP and have served on various committees at the National level of NATP. In 2010 I was honored to be appointed to the newly formed New Jersey Tax Director's Advisory Council where I served for four years. In 2015, I was named the 2014 NATP Tax Professional of the Year , NATP's most prestigious award at the National Conference held in New Orleans. I live with my husband Damian of 40 years in Toms River. We have two sons and two grandchildren.
Julie has over 30 years tax experience. She earned her accounting degree from Rider University in 1978 (we were roommates in college!). Julie and her husband Jay have two sons and two grandchildren. Julie and Jay have a beautiful home on the water in Brick. Julie specializes in individual tax return preparation and she has a wonderful following. Each year, Julie completes nearly 250 individual returns. Julie is also a member of NATP and a Director of the New Jersey Chapter of NATP. At the NATP National Conference held in Washingtron DC in August 2017, Julie was awarded the 2016 Chapter Person of the Year!
Anne holds two college degrees, one from the University of Arizona in art and a second accounting degree from Georgian Court University. Anne has been part of our staff since 1993. Anne wears many hats and is very active in her community. Her accounting background is invaluable to us. We keep her busy during tax season with the preparation of individual tax returns as well as business returns. She assists in keep all the business information up to date during the year.
A graduate of Point Pleasant High School, Michele lives in Point Pleasant Beach with her husband Edward. They have two sons and one granddaughter. Michele has been with us since 1995! She is our resident payroll expert and provides caring, attentive service to all our clients.
Nicole, joined us in 2015 as an intern. She is a recent graduate of Kean University earning her accounting degree in August, 2017 and is now a full time member of our staff!