Nicholas Porto, CPA, MSA


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Nick is a principal in the tax practice at Baker Newman Noyes specializing in tax-exempt organization compliance services for public charities and private foundations throughout Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts and New York. Areas of extensive focus include Form 990, 990-PF, 990-T, related state and federal returns, hospital and healthcare compliance with 501(r), private foundation compliance matters, and regulations related to 509(a)(3) supporting organizations. He also has significant experience resolving IRS and State notices for the benefit of tax-exempt clients.

Nick has been with the firm since 2010, having previously worked for three years at a regional public accounting firm in Southern Maine.

An Honors College graduate, Nick earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a Master of Science in accounting from the University of Maine, Orono.

Three Things You Don’t Know About Me

  • I like to go on camping road trips through the Nation’s State and National Parks.
  • I’m an amateur wood worker.
  • I'm a big fan of animals.

Business Activities:

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Volunteer/Service Activities:

Board Member &  President, Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland

Board Member &  Treasurer, University of Maine Alumni Chapter of Southern Maine

Alumnus of the Lift360’s ICL Leadership Intensive, Omega Class

Speaking Engagements:

Maine Association of Non-Profits

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