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About Us

About Our Firm

Founded in 1999, DiGennaro & Palumbo, LLP is a full service CPA firm dedicated to the needs and success of our diversified clientele.  Whether it is a personal tax client, a small sole proprietor or a large corporation, our hands on approach and commitment to personal service has led to our solid reputation and growth over the years.

In addition to traditional tax and accounting services, our firm has developed an expertise with business insolvency matters, shareholder dispute resolution, and business loan negotiation and restructuring.  Our firm has become one of the top "go to" firms for attorneys who specialize in these matters.

Our Team

Richard V. DiGennaro, CPA, MST

Richard has spent his entire career in public accounting. With over 35 years in the profession, Richard's specialized education and experience has allowed him to become a valued advisor to the many individuals and businesses he services.

Richard is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Rhode Island Society of CPA's. Richard also volunteers his time and expertise to non-profit organizations, serving on a number of boards.

Richard specializes in financial reporting, corporate, and individual tax consulting, and business advisory services.

Ralph A. Palumbo, CPA, CIA

With over 25 years of experience, Ralph has a broad base of expertise in a variety of accounting, financial and business arenas. Ralph's focus is the representation of small and midsized companies, individuals of sizeable net worth and state and federal business insolvency projects. Ralph provides tax planning, business consulting, financing assistance and litigation support for clients. In addition Ralph has had numerous appointments by the Rhode Island Superior Court, Federal District Court, Federal Bankruptcy Court and RI Family Court to serve as a Business/Financial/Tax/Accounting Consultant to receivers, trustees, mediators, etc. in complex business litigation, insolvency, re-organizations and construction contract and business liquidations.

Ralph is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Rhode Island Society of CPA's. Ralph also volunteers his time and expertise to non-profit organizations, serving on a number of boards. Currently, Ralph is a board member of the RI Health & Education Building Corporation as well as a board member of The Tomorrow Fund.

Our Staff

Our experienced staff is one of the keys to our success.  The accountants and administrative personnel are part of our committed team, dedicated to the principle of timely superior services to our clients.  Our staff attends various professional seminars and presentations annually to maintain the necessary knowledge and skills in an ever-changing tax and business environment.  One of our accountants is and IRS Enrolled Agent, having successfully passed a rigorous exam, which qualifies her to represent clients before the IRS and State taxing authorities.

We also use the services of other outside professionals as needed, in matters such as business valuations and real estate cost segregation engagements.

Though our firm is considered small based on the number of staff, we are proud of the fact that we offer the high level services of many larger firms, but often more efficiently and competitively.