Preeti P. Baliga, an Audit Partner at Berdon LLP, has nearly two decades of experience in public accounting. Preeti specializes in audits of government-assisted and subsidized housing and is adept in the requirements and regulations of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the New York State Homes and Community Renewal (NYSHCR), the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (NYCHPD), and the New York City Housing Development Corporation (NYCHDC). Working with nonprofit and for-profit entities, she conducts audits, including Uniform Guidance audits and cost certifications for government-subsidized housing projects, nursing homes, and low income housing tax credit projects.
Preeti has particular expertise in:
- Managing audit teams for projects receiving federal and state subsidies
- Advising for-profit and nonprofit clients on compliance requirements
- Auditing, reviewing, and preparing tax returns in conjunction with syndicated real estate partnerships
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Board of Public Accountancy
Texas Board of Public Accountancy
Preeti was honored among the Crain’s New York Business Notable Women in Accounting & Consulting.
EDUCATION AND LICENSES
Preeti earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting and her master’s degree in personnel management and industrial relations at Mysore University in the state of Karnataka, India. She is licensed as a certified public accountant in New York and Texas.