Our Team

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Jeffrey M. Cheney mail

CPA, CFE, Managing Partner


Jef specializes in tax code navigation for a wide array of business and individual clients involving state, federal, and international taxation, as well as planning, preparation, consulting, and IRS dispute resolution. Jef’s 20+ years of experience and continuous study of developing tax regulations make him uniquely qualified to legally minimize clients’ income tax exposure to the lowest possible amount.  A common theme among clients is being surprised after knowing Jef because of his unique perspective and personality varying so much from that of a typical accountant.


Jef and his wife, Kara, are proud parents of 3 young boys who keep them busy. Jef is also highly active in his church and can be found singing and playing music.


A graduate of Central Connecticut State University, Jef holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting.  Jef is a licensed CPA in Connecticut as well a member of MENSA.  He is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).



Ryan Amarone 



Ryan brings several years’ experience to his role and is a licensed CPA. He graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and from University of Hartford with a Master of Science Degree in Taxation.


Ryan specializes in taxation, as well as financial statement compilations and reviews. He enjoys being involved in his client’s businesses and providing world class service. His clients appreciate his attention to detail and exemplary communication skills.


When Ryan isn’t busy crunching numbers you can often find him in a hockey rink between the pipes or enjoying a hot summer day on the golf course. Ryan attributes his rigorous work ethic to his early on appreciation for sports.