Denise Coyle, CPA

coyleTax Manager

Professional Experience

Denise joined Sciarabba Walker in 2011. She assists clients with individual and entity tax services, including those with multi-state and international tax issues. She is a member of the firm’s International Tax Group and a past member of the State and Local Tax Committee. Before returning to public accounting, Denise worked in the oil industry and higher education in addition to running her own accounting practice.

Practice Specialties

Recent Presentations

  • “Individual Income Tax: Overview and the Impact of Tax Reform,” Women, Wealth, and Wellness Event, Ithaca, NY (April 24, 2018)
  • “Tax Update: Tax Cuts & Jobs Act (Individuals),” Merrill Lynch CNY Women’s Exchange Chapter, Webinar (January 24, 2018)

Education and Professional Designations

  • BA in Business Administration (Accounting Concentration), University of Montana
  • MBA, Northeastern University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), New York and Maine


  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Community Involvement

  • Ithaca Downtown Business Women, Member
  • Boy Scout Troop 2, Committee Member and Merit Badge Counselor
  • Bethel Grove Church Music Ministry