Stephen G Brilliant, M.S., CPA
Certified Public Accountant, Sole proprietor
Stephen is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is the sole proprietor of Brilliant Accounting. He handles all business activities and has a passion for helping his clients save as much money on taxes as legally and ethically possible. Moreover, he enjoys creating a successful and welcome work environment. Prior to starting the firm in 1997, he was a partner in Glantz & Brilliant CPA. He started his career as an accountant with Arthur L. Glantz, CPA. Since 2007, Stephen has been an adjunct professor at Kean University. He teaches accounting and taxation to both undergraduate and graduate students.
Stephen earned a BS degree in Accountancy from William Paterson College. He also has a MS degree in Taxation from Seton Hall University. Stephen is a member of several professional and local organizations, including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA).
Stephen is a HUGE sports fan and can often be found rooting for the NY Rangers, NY Mets, Miami Dolphins and Somerset Patriots. He is also an avid traveler who has been to about 40 US states. While not working, watching sports or traveling, Stephen enjoys spending time with family and friends especially over home-cooked meals. Stephen sits on the executive board as treasurer for RSDSA and Living with RSDS Inc.; two non-profit organizations committed to helping other pain warriors who suffer from the same chronic neurological condition he has endured for over 20 years.