• July 22, 2017

Wayne Holland and Jeffrey Muscio represented the Firm at the Squire's Foundation's Day for "Sean's Pals" benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at Monmouth Racetrack in Oceanport, NJ.  TFG clients, Bill and Jodi Squires first stepped out in Great Strides in 2003 when their son, Sean was diagnosed with the disease.  The Squires family is committed to participating in the Great Strides fundraising walk every year along with the support of family, friends and colleagues.


  • June 19, 2017

Robert J. Traphagen, CPA, CGMA, Jeff Hanson CPA, PFS, AEP, CFP and Craig Sikora represented the firm at the 2017 Heroes & Cool Kids Golf Outing being held at the Edgewood Country Club, in River Vale.  Heroes & Cool Kids is a New Jersey based not for profit organization formed by TFG client & former NFL player for the NY Jets, Bruce Harper, where professional athletes (Heroes) train high school students to mentor 5th and 6th grade students (Cool Kids) in their district to address the profound issues facing children daily.


  • June 17, 2017

Team TFG hosts "SHRED IT DAY" in our office.  We provided the community an opportunity to declutter and dispose of confidential documents.  An on-site shredding truck was present, as well as catered BBQ. Over 100 participants attended this event and approximately 7,000lbs of documents were shredded!  


  • June 12, 2017

James A. Lawrence, CPA, CCPS, Joseph L. DeLorenzo, CPA, Christopher M. Chudyk, CPA, CITP, Desiree Martinez, MS and Craig Sikora represented the firm at the NJCPA's Bergen Chapter Annual Golf Outing held at the Ramsey Golf and Country Club.


  • May 3, 2017

As a member and former president of the NJ CPA Political Action Committee, Robert J. Traphagen, CPA, CGMA represented the Firm at the NJCPA’s Q&A with Kim Guadagno, Republican for Governor.

  • April 18, 2017

Members of TFG, observed a 47- year old tradition of growing beards, beginning January 1, to be shaved at close of business on April 18, this year's tax deadline.  The tradition was implemented by the company's founder, V. Peter Traphagen, CPA, PFS, AEP, CFP.

In conjunction with the Annual Beard Shaving, TFG partnered with the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) to grow beards and raise awareness and funding for a cure for lymphoma. This year, more than $3,000 was raised for the Lymphoma Research Foundation.


  • February 22, 2017

Robert J. Traphagen, CPA, CGMA represented the firm at the PNC Annual Appreciation Reception.  The PNC New Jersey Regional President and Senior Management Team will be recognizing Traphagen Financial Group as one of their Outstanding Business Partner for 2017.



  • February 2, 2017

Robert J. Traphagen, CPA, CGMA represented the Firm at the New Jersey's CPA’s Q&A with former U.S. Ambassador to Germany and Democratic candidate for Governor Phil Murphy.


  • October 8, 2016

Joseph DeLorenzo, CPA represented the firm at the Oradell Kids Foundation 10th Annual Oradell 5k & Fun Run.


  • May 17, 2016

We are proud to announce that Christopher M. Chudyk, CPA, CITP will be Inducted as President of the Bergen Chapter of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants for the 2016-2017 term.