About Michael

Michael Maksymiw is a partner in the Firm’s Hartford, Connecticut office. He provides accounting and tax services to closely held business clients. He also provides tax and advisory assistance to businesses involved in merger and acquisition activities. In his advisory capacity, he seeks to identify core challenges, as well as assess future goals and success factors in order to implement strategies that help businesses to reach their objectives.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    • Council, Current Member
    • EDGE Task Force, Chair, 2020–2021
    • Firm InMotion Task Force, Past Member
    • Women’s Initiative’s Executive Committee, Past Member Leadership Academy Graduate, 2010
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA)
    • Secretary, 2020-2021
    • Board of Directors, 2019–2021
    • Advisory Council, Member, 2015 – 2018, Chair 2019 – 2020
    • Strategic Planning Committee, Past Member
    • New & Young Professional’s Cabinet, Past Member

Articles, Seminars & Presentations

  • Ask the Expert: PPP loan forgiveness update, Hartford Business Journal, September 2020
  • Payroll Protection Program – The Latest and Greatest, Alera/Marcum Webinar Series, July 2020
  • PPP Loan Forgiveness Webinar, reSET Alumni Group, July 2020
  • PPP Forgiveness Webinar, Massachusetts Association of Accountants, June 2020 Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act: Update For New Legislation, Marcum Coronavirus Resource Center, June 2020
  • Now that you’ve been funded by the SBA and PPP relief programs, what’s next?, Construction CPA Panel Discussion, Navigating Disruption: Deltek & ComputerEase Webinar, June 2020
  • The SBA Releases The Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application, Marcum Coronavirus Resource Center, May 2020
  • Understanding PPP Loan Forgiveness Webinar, Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce, May 2020
  • When the Fever Breaks: How Builders can Leverage PPP and Market Data to Thrive during COVID-19, BuildCentral Webinar, May 2020
  • SBA Releases Guidance On Borrowers’ Good Faith Certification, Marcum Coronavirus Resource Center, May 2020
  • How Builders can Leverage PPP and Market Data to Thrive during COVID-19, Viewpoint Webinar, May 2020
  • What You Should Know About Loan Forgiveness Data, Marcum LLP Webinar, May 2020
  • Evaluating The Current Economic Uncertainty Certification On Your Payroll Protection Program Loan Application, Marcum Coronavirus Resource Center, May 2020
  • CARES Act, Payroll Protection & Benefit Costs, USI, Day Pitney, and Marcum LLP Webinar, April 2020
  • CARES Act/PPP Loan Webinar, CT Association of Optometrists, April 2020
  • Coronavirus pandemic: Reliefs and thoughts for the future Webinar, Community Medical Group, April 2020
  • The Paycheck Protection Program has run out of money – meet the entrepreneurs left in the cold, CNBC Interview, April 2020
  • Relief Measures Available To Small Businesses During The Coronavirus Pandemic, WTNH-TV Interview, April 2020
  • Practical Start-up Accounting Practices, BioCT Column, February 2020
  • Coronavirus and the Construction Industry, Marcum LLP Webinar, March 2020
  • Packaging Your Company for Investors, ABCT: Accelerator for Biosciences in Connecticut, Panel Presentation, January, 2020
  • Leading Leaders, AICPA Engage Conference, June 2019
  • Jody Padar’s Podcast – Live from AICPA Engage, Interview, June 2019 Tax Procrastinators Take Notice, NBC Connecticut Interview, April 2019
  • 5 Questions to Manage up or Manage Staff, AICPA Engage Conference, 2018
  • Project Management for Accountants, Connecticut CPA, September/October 2017
  • Leadership Development Will Allow you to Take Control of Your Professional
    Future, The Practicing CPA, July 2017
  • Learn to Say No: Don’t Over-Promise and Under-Deliver, Managing Upwards, 2016 Stand Out!, CTCPA New and Young Professionals Conference, 2015
  • Your Next Role – Bringing in New Clients, AICPA Young CPA Network Blog, December 2013
Industry Focus

Manufacturing & Distribution
Life Sciences & Biotech
Professional Services


Master of Science in Accounting
University of Connecticut

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Bryant University