About Us


David L. Philo, CPA, P.C. is a full service accounting firm that has been serving businesses and individuals for over 25 years in Lake Placid, New York and the surrounding region within the Adirondack Park.  The firm provides accounting, management consulting services, IRS representation, audits, and compilation and reviews.  We offer other management advisory services as well including business plan preparation and estate planning.  

As a Certified Public Accountant, David is required to complete 120 credit hours of continuing professional education, including courses on ethics, every three years.  Each member of our office adheres to the highest standards of confidentitality and professionalism and strives to stay current on tax law changes.


Our Team

David L. Philo, CPA


As president and owner of his firm, David has over 25 years of extensive experience in all areas of income tax, corporate tax planning, IRS compliance and representation for both large and small companies.  He is recognized as innovative and creative in family tax matters.  David maintains two office locations: one in Lake Placid, NY and the second in the Utica area.

David has a Master's degree of Science in Accountancy, Undergraduate in Accounting, and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, and Florida.

David also serves as Town Comptroller in the town of Paris, NY and is responsible as the authority for the overall financial operation of that township.  His affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.