Brian Raines began his business career as an operations manager for Osbee Industries, Inc., a start-up tech and smart home integration company based in Harrison, New York. He helped build the infrastructure of that organization and eventually transitioned into becoming the Company’s CFO. In 2009, while continuing his role as CFO at Osbee, he joined Raines & Fischer LLP to pursue his career in accounting and his certification as a licensed CPA. Brian continued his positions at both firms until October 2014, when he transitioned to full-time at Raines & Fischer while continuing to act as an advisor to Osbee.
Brian specializes in business tax and development strategies. He advises many clients with regard to the nuances of operating a small business while assisting business owners with tax and cash-flow planning. His experiences with Osbee as a start-up venture have proved invaluable to his clients who have embarked on new ventures. In addition to his services to small businesses, Brian also works with individuals on their personal tax returns.
Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Concentration in Accounting from the University of Vermont. He is a Certified Public Accountant in New York State. When he is not at the office, you can find Brian traveling, hiking, or exploring Croton-on-Hudson with his wife Samantha, daughter Winnie, and their dog Hank.