SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Estate Planning Council of Central New York recently recognized Mary Anne Cody of Mackenzie Hughes LLP for her leadership of the organization.
Cody, a partner at Mackenzie Hughes and outgoing president of the Estate Planning Council Central New York chapter, was presented with a gavel plaque at the EPC Annual Meeting in May. Incoming Estate Planning Council of Central New York President Tom Griffith of the Central New York Community Foundation presented the honor.
At Mackenzie Hughes, Cody’s practice concentrates on financial planning issues for businesses and individuals. Her areas of emphasis include estate planning, fiduciary compliance and business tax and succession planning. In addition, she acts as general counsel for numerous nonprofit entities advising on all matters from formation to dissolution to governance.
Prior to joining Mackenzie Hughes, Cody practiced as a Certified Public Accountant with both national and regional accounting firms. Her experience ranged from tax compliance to the review of audited financial statement tax footnotes for public companies, to estate and financial planning for high-net-worth individuals.