About Ronald

Ronald Burton Jr. is a partner in the Tax & Business Services Department of the Firm’s Long Island office. He works closely with public and privately held, mid-size, large, multistate, and multi-national companies, as well as family-owned business, providing tax planning & consulting, tax compliance, merger & acquisition consulting, and income tax provision services.

Mr. Burton has more than two decades of experience serving client in the manufacturing, distribution entertainment, retail and construction industry. He has provided clients with tax planning strategies to help minimize their tax burdens and achieve their financial goals. He has been a resource to clients buying or selling a business, with a focus is on maximizing future tax benefits while minimizing tax burden.

In addition, Mr. Burton completed the Firm’s Trusted Advisor Program, which trains select associates to become trusted advisors by better understanding the needs of their clients and collaborating with Marcum’s other lines of business.

Prior to Marcum, Mr. Burton spent a significant time working at in-house tax departments of Fortune 150 companies.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
Practice Focus

Corporation Taxation
Tax Research & Planning
Tax Accounting
Financial Statement Disclosures


Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
Pace University

Masters of Science in Taxation
CW Post / Long Island University