John V. O'Connor Jr.
John O’Connor is a partner in BST’s tax division and joined the firm in 2022. Before joining BST, he managed the Albany CPA firm O’Connor & O’Connor, an accounting and tax practice started by John’s father more than five decades ago. John managed the firm along with his sister Mary for 35 years.
John has diverse experience in accounting and tax. He has specialized in providing tax planning and preparation services to individuals and companies in the real estate and professional services industries and professional athletes.
John’s career in accounting started with professional goals to advise small businesses and individuals. When asked what he loves about his position, John says he enjoys mentoring people and helping clients achieve their present and future goals.
John remains active in the accounting industry as a member of the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Outside the office, John can be found golfing, at the lake, and enjoying quality time with his wife, five children, and two grandchildren.
- Bachelor's degree, St. Bonaventure University
- Christian Brothers Academy
- Member of the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA)
- Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Former Partner of O'Connor & O'Connor CPAs