Simon Filip, CPA, MST

Simon Filip, CPA, MST, leads the KRS commercial real estate practice and also plays a significant role in the firm’s private client advisory group.

Simon also writes the firm’s blog, Get Real: Real Estate Life Cycle Insights.

With over 12 years CPA experience, Simon brings to KRS clients a depth of experience and expertise in income tax planning, real estate and partnership taxation, business formation, and estate and gift tax planning. His role includes tax research and planning to assure that KRS clients are not only in compliance with the ever-changing tax laws, but also are using all opportunities available to minimize taxes and retain their wealth. Simon also assists in training and supervising KRS staff, allowing them to grow and prosper in the firm.

In addition to real estate, Simon has served clients in various industries, such as manufacturing, financial services, wholesale, retail, professional services, food services, automotive, and construction. His previous experience includes a stint as a tax manager with Tobin & Collins CPAs in Hackensack.

After graduating from Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ, in 2003 with an accounting degree, Simon returned to Seton Hall to obtain his master’s degrees in accounting and taxation. Simon is an affiliate of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Simon, his wife Jennifer, and toddler twin girls are residents of Saddle Brook, New Jersey. A lifelong Jersey resident, Simon enjoys vacationing on Long Beach Island with his family.

Contact Simon at [email protected].

Simon Filip

“KRS is known for being responsive and following through for clients, so my goal is to make it as easy as possible for them to get the advice and counsel they need.”