Straight Answers. Trusted Solutions.

Flaherty Salmin consistently simplifies complex issues and concepts, distilling comprehensive data and insights into clear and concise solutions. Our goal, as trusted professionals and advisors, is to help our clients navigate through difficult issues and time-consuming tasks to make better decisions.

Since 1958 we have helped hundreds of Rochester businesses and national Affordable Housing clients get the right answers. Simply put, we strive to provide responsive, quality services and trusted solutions that help you achieve your business and financial goals.

Flaherty Salmin is a full service professional Firm of Certified Public Accountants serving national Affordable Housing clients, Rochester-area businesses, and a large portfolio of individual clients. We are currently ranked the 9th Largest CPA Firm in the Rochester Area by the Rochester Business Journal’s CPA Firm Listing (October 2014).

Our New Name

Salmin, Celona, Wehrle & Flaherty, LLP is pleased to announce we have changed our name to Flaherty Salmin CPAs and updated our identity to better reflect our organization today.


While our team of experienced professionals is now represented by a shorter, more concise name, you can still trust us to deliver the same great service, and the same great insights, to which you’ve grown accustomed.


Flaherty Salmin consistently simplifies complex issues and concepts, into clear and concise solutions.

How can we help you?

Our Affordable Housing Services include: Audit and Tax Services (HUD, GAGAS, A-133, Market-rate), Cost Certification Audits, Tax Exempt Bond Services, Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Services, 10% Carryover Certifications, Compliance Reviews, Investor Certifications, Projection Reviews and Consulting.Learn More
Providing financial information to our clients in a timely and accurate manner is a commitment that we feel can not be compromised. Meaningful, well-organized financial records ensure that your business operations will run more efficiently on a daily basis.Learn More
In addition to traditional personal and business tax returns, we are experienced in the preparation of estate and trust tax returns. Our tax professionals will review the underlying legal documents and work with the other members of your financial team to help you comply with the complex rules in this area.Learn More
As members of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, all CPA firms are required to undergo a peer review every three years. Flaherty Salmin is qualified to perform peer reviews for other accounting firms and has several national peer review clients.Learn More