Maria Matonti,

History and Experience

Maria Matonti has more than 30 years of experience serving a vast array of individuals and businesses in various industries. She specializes in Estate and Trust taxation, Nonprofit and Private Foundation taxation, Partnership taxation and S Corporation taxation. Besides tax work, Maria provides planning and consulting services.

Maria has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of New Mexico and a Master’s degree in Federal Taxation from the University of Texas at Austin. She is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Prior to joining Ricci & Company LLC, Maria worked for a national firm where she developed strong tax preparation and tax research skills. Besides working in public accounting, Maria worked as an accountant in the private sector, giving her an understanding of client needs and accounting procedures.

Current Role

Maria is a Senior Tax Manager at Ricci & Company. She enjoys managing business, individual, and trust clients.

Proudest Accomplishment

Besides passing the CPA exam and helping her niece and nephew obtain advanced degrees, Maria is proud of the service she’s been able to provide clients over the years who have needed special assistance.

Community Involvement & Professional Memberships
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • New Mexico Society of CPAs
Professional Affiliations and Credentials
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
Outside Activities

Volunteers with various nonprofit organizations and spends as much time as possible with her family and fur-baby, Emma.