Linda M. Bruckner, CPA


Professional Experience

Linda M. Bruckner is a tax partner who provides taxation and consulting services to individuals, businesses, and not-for-profit agencies. Linda joined the firm in 1983 with previous experience in small business. A New York State Certified Public Accountant since 1986, she was promoted to Partner in January 1993.

Linda served for 14 years as director of the firm’s Tax department and is a key member of the firm’s International Tax Group. She provides advice to clients with complex tax planning and compliance issues. As prior chair of the Personal Financial Planning committee, Linda continues to assist clients with their estate and retirement planning needs.

Practice Specialties

Recent Publications

Recent Presentations

  • “Planning for Foreign Assets,” Estate Planning Council, Ithaca, NY (May 12, 2017)

Educational and Professional Designations

  • BS with distinction, Cornell University
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)


  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
    • International Taxation Committee Member
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • PrimeGlobal International Tax Special Interest Group

Community Involvement

  • Food Bank of the Southern Tier, Finance Committee Member
  • Leadership Tompkins Graduate
  • Ithaca Downtown Business Women’s Association, Member and Past Treasurer
  • Estate Planning Council of Tompkins County Inc., Member and Past Treasurer


  • Beechtree Care Center, Board of Directors Member and Treasurer
  • Tompkins County Chapter of the American Red Cross, Board of Directors Member and Treasurer
  • Ithaca Performing Arts Center, Inc., Board of Directors Member