About Our Firm
In 1977, Richard N. Simoneau left his position at the Internal Revenue Service to start a public accounting office in Thomaston, Maine. In the first two years of practice, he purchased two local firms and merged with Raymond Nickerson of Belfast, Maine to form Nickerson & Simoneau, PA.
In 1982, Dennis E. Norton merged with Nickerson & Simoneau, PA to form Nickerson, Simoneau & Norton, PA By 1985, Raymond Nickerson had left to more fully establish his own practice in Belfast, Maine. At that time, Richard and Dennis formed the firm Simoneau & Norton, PA.
In 1999, the firm expanded to include Marianne Masters, CPA; and since 2003, the firm relocated from its long-time 8 North Main Street location to 14A School Street in downtown Rockland.
Sadly, after his retirement from full-time practice, founding partner Richard N. Simoneau, CPA passed away in November 2005.
The firm's ongoing objective is to provide high quality accounting and review, tax and other consulting services, business valuations, cash flow analysis, budgeting, litigation support, and estate and tax planning. We are committed to grow with the mid-coast area.
Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Norton & Masters, CPAs is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.
Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Norton & Masters, CPAs receive competent and timely advice.