Robert N. Cohen, CPA, CFP®, MBA Glass Jacobson Financial Group
Robert N. Cohen, MBA, CPA, CFP®


Bob brought with him over 25 years of experience in public accounting when he joined Glass Jacobson’s Rockville Office in 2011. Previously, Bob was a tax partner at a BDO Seidman, a national CPA firm, after his firm, Bornstein Harab, was merged. Bob has been a certified public accountant (CPA) since 1982 and a certified financial planner (CFP) since 1998. He graduated from the University of Maryland with a bachelor of science degree in accounting in 1981 and a master of business administration in finance in 1989.

Bob’s practice focuses on tax planning, strategic business consulting and wealth management for entrepreneurial and closely-held businesses in government contracting, real estate, construction, distribution, oil and gas, and professional services. He specializes in advising businesses on mergers and acquisitions through expert advice with tax, legal structure, and financing. Bob also is an expert in retirement planning.

Bob is a member of the University of Maryland Alumni Association, Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants; American Institute of CPAs; Exit Planning Exchange, DC Chapter; and the Maryland Technology Council. He has frequently written articles for publication and made presentations on the topics of tax and financial planning.

Recent Posts

New Bill Gives Virginia Taxpayers Significant Tax Break

How the New Tax Law Will Impact Your 2018 Taxes

Are All Entertainment & Business Meal Deductions Gone?

The Complexities of the 20 Percent Deduction for Pass-Through Income

Its Official: The Proposed Tax Bill is Now Tax Law

The Senate Passes Tax Bill: What’s Next?

How Will Congress Reconcile the Tax Bill Differences?

The GOP Tax Plan: Winners and Losers

What the Proposed Tax Reform Hopes to Accomplish


Lynn Addington
Lynn Addington
Top notch team. I have worked with Bob Cohen for several years for my tax needs. I'm an individual client and always feel that Bob has time for me. Very pleased with his work and availability to answer my questions clearly and promptly. Highly recommend!read more
Brett Pfeffer
Brett Pfeffer
I have worked with Glass Jacobson for many years. They have always taken care of me & my family. Bob Cohen is one of the best!read more
Michael Glassman
Michael Glassman
Bob Cohen of Glass Jacobson has been my accountant for several years. In the first year, Bob helped save me thousands of dollars by taking advantage of tax deductions that my prior accountant did not do.Every year Bob helps me put a tax strategy place that makes sure, I take full advantage of all tax deductions since I am self employed.I strongly recommend Bob Cohen and his team at Glass Jacobson.Michael Glassmanread more


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