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175 Highland Avenue
Suite 301
Needham, MA 02494

Martin S. Kofman, CPA

(781) 726-7575

 
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Financial Services, Tax and Accounting

Our team at Martin Kofman, CPA is uniquely qualified to assist you, your family, and your business with tax preparation and planning, wealth and investment management, saving for education, retirement planning, as well as providing other financial guidance. 

Investment services are offered by (Martin S. Kofman) through his affiliation with HD Vest. 

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