Local Team

Who We Are

BACK9 Advanced Tax Planning Solutions is a collaborative organization that takes the client-advisor partnership to the next level. Our unique business model (The Team Based Model) leverages the best qualities of our in house team members, as well as an extended national partner network of experts in various disciplines, to deliver solutions that can best accomplish your goals We bring your firm the ability to drive proactive projects that your current workload prevents you from even starting. Our goal is to expand your firm’s capabilities without expanding your own team or workload with a collaborative partnership aimed at reducing your clients’ tax burden, protect their assets and their legacy, and ultimately dramatically increase the value you offer your clients.

Meet Your New Partner

Manos G. Cito, is the founder, owner and lead advisor, of BACK9 Advanced Tax Planning Solutions. Manos has over 25 years of diversified financial markets experience. Manos and BACK9 ATPS work with CPAs that are frustrated with their work/life balance, concerned about fee compression, and are worried about the future of their practice.

Manos founded BACK9 Advanced Tax Planning Solutions after seeing so many tax professionals struggle to fight the grind of high-volume tax preparation and compliance services for their current clients. Through his affiliation with Elite Resources Team & The Team Based Model, Manos provides access to a national network of partners with industry leading expertise to provide more proactive, advanced and holistic services/solutions to their clients. This allows the tax professional to increase and diversify revenues, increase revenue per client, reduce the reliance of volume tax preparation and improve work/life balance without prospecting for new clients.

Manos graduated from Seton Hall University and began his career as an institutional securities and foreign currency trader. He later moved into sales, brokering, and senior management for several global financial services firms before transitioning into wealth management and financial planning in 2007. Manos is also active in giving back to the community. He is a supporter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Society for the prevention of teenage suicide, Seton Hall University, and the Meridian Health Care Affiliated Foundations. He is a past member of the Seton Hall’s Alumni Association Board of Directors, Trading Room Advisory Board, President’s Council on Athletics, and Pirate Blue Athletic Fund.

Connect with MANOS

A partnership has to begin somewhere. Connect with Manos on LinkedIn.