Toni French, CPA


Anntoinette (Toni) French Brown is a Principal at E. Cohen. She has been with the firm for 27 years and has more than 35 years of experience providing accounting, auditing, and tax services in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area.

Toni has extensive experience designing and integrating accounting systems for small and medium-sized businesses; performing tax planning and compliance services for individuals, corporations, and partnerships; payroll taxes; and conducting audit and accounting services. She works primarily with clients within industries such as retail, commercial real estate and construction, restaurants, , and service entities. Toni also assists in the training of clients on various computerized accounting systems.

In 2011 and 2012, SmartCEO Magazine named Toni to its SmartCPA Readers’ Choice List, which comprises of the DC metro area’s top accountants who exemplify their role as a trusted advisor, innovator, and leader. Toni was recognized by business executives for her careful, thorough, and efficient approach to helping them run successful companies.

Toni is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA), and the Maryland Society of Accountants and Tax Professionals (MSATP).

She graduated from Benjamin Franklin University in 1983 and received the Elijah Watts Sells Award for her outstanding performance on the Uniform CPA Examination.