Bob Orazem is the President and owner of Rasta Returns. He has been a tax professional for 25 years. He makes himself available year round and has represented many clients in tax court and with the IRS throughout the years.
Bob was a NYC Police Officer from 1980-1992. He left the job as a Detective in Brooklyn to become a firefighter on Staten Island before retiring in 2000. With his experience as a Police Officer and a Firefighter he is very familiar with work deductions for those jobs.
Bob received his Bachelors’ degree from East Stroudsburg University, Pennsylvania.
Bob has 26 years of experience preparing taxes. He is an active member of the National Association of Tax Preparers (NATP). He has been designated by the IRS as a “Registered Tax Return Preparer " after passing a required national exam in 2013.
Bob has two children. Corey is a paraprofessional
with the Deartment of Education on Staten Island. Jessica recently became a licensed Life Insurance agent and will be available to assist our clients with their needs.
Bob is a huge fan of Track & Field and and is a former National class distance runner He is currently training to be a cyclist.