As a co-founder of F-Sharp Tax Management Services, Michael Tedeschi and his partners keep abreast of changes in the tax code as they affect freelance, self-employed and small business owners in the music, entertainment, creative and sales industries. Working closely with individual F-Sharp tax clients, Mike adds his expertise in business finance, small business loans and creative financing for emerging businesses, to the wealth of knowledge that the team provides self-employed professionals.
After graduating from St. John’s University, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance with highest honors, including Omicron Delta Upsilon, the International Economics Honor Society, Michael joined Bankers Trust, as an operations professional in the financial services business unit, specializing in trading, profit and loss, and auditing.
After being promoted to Assistant Vice President, supervising a team in Global Investment Management, Michael left to develop his partnership, M&B Trading. In 2001, Michael became the sole owner and renamed the company Tedeschi Capital Markets. The firm traded in derivatives, equities, commodities, and currencies and had presence on many of the major trading floors located within the United States.
In 2007, Michael sold his firm and began working with Richard Prinzi, Jr., CPA, providing tax, accounting, financial planning, forensic accounting, legal and various consulting services to individuals and small businesses.
In addition to his leadership and client work at F-Sharp, Michael manages private practice Actor’s Taxes, providing expert tax services to entertainment industry professionals of all types, including artists, writers, singers, musicians, actors, directors, performers, and other creative professionals. He understands the specific needs unique to the entertainment industry.
An active member of the community, he is a past board member of Bayshore Sewage Authority, and a former member of the American Stock Exchange, The Chicago Board of Trade, The Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and the Archipelago Exchange. Michael has served as the president of Holmdel Football Association, a board trustee for Jersey Shore, and a member of the Holmdel Recreation Committee. Michael is an active member of The Peddie School community, where he coaches football.
Michael and his wife Barbara have three sons, Dean, Tyler and Jack.