Richard M. Larsen, CPA


Richard M. Larsen is a partner in the Toms River, N.J., office of Novogradac & Company LLP. Mr. Larsen is a 1989 graduate of Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting.  His area of focus is the affordable housing industry with a particular expertise in auditing public housing authorities and their affiliate entities.  Mr. Larsen’s experience includes assisting public housing authorities with submitting their annual financial statements to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD’s) Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) and implementing various HUD programs, including the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program (RAD) and Asset Management.  Mr. Larsen also services clients who participate in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program as well as numerous HUD multi-family housing programs.  Mr. Larsen is a member of the New Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NJNAHRO) and the New Jersey Association of Housing and Redevelopment Authorities (NJAHRA).