Robert L. Buck, CPA
rbuck@blco-cpa.com

 

A lifelong resident of the Lehigh Valley, Bob graduated from Allentown Central Catholic High School in 1986. He went on to earn a BS Degree in Accounting from La Salle University in 1990. Prior to joining Buckno Lisicky & Company in 2005, Bob worked as a tax consultant for Deloitte & Touche for nine years and a regional public accounting firm for two years as Senior Manager of Tax Services. In addition, he was Manager of the Corporate Tax Division at Bethlehem Steel Corporation. Bob was promoted to Shareholder in June of 2006.

Bob's primary area of specialization is in corporate and personal taxation. He also has in-depth experience in the non-profit area, with business entity structuring and tax issues arising from the acquisition or sale of a business.

Residing in Allentown with his wife Melissa and two sons, Nicholas and Andrew, Bob enjoys basketball and golf, as well as history and art. He also spends much of his free time as a volunteer at St. Thomas More church and school.

Professional Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)

Current Community Involvement

  • Vice Chairman - Eastern Pennsylvania Scholarship Foundation
  • Treasurer - Green & Gold Education Endowment Fund
  • Board Member - Allentown Chamber of Commerce

Past Community Involvement

  • Member - Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Governors
  • Board Officer - La Salle University Alumni Association
  • Board Member - Allentown Commercial & Industrial Development Authority
  • Treasurer - Sayre Child Center

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Estate/Retirement Planning
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Tax Planning &Compliance