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Senior Associate - CPA Firm

Kiyohara & Takahashi LLP Commerce, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Senior associates are expected to be able to perform the following duties:

  • Review and prepare individual, corporate and partnership tax returns
  • Review and prepare compilation engagements (both tax and GAAP basis)
  • Review general ledger accounts and prepare adjusting journal entries
  • Perform account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and intercompany general ledger accounts
  • Able to prepare and review the following tax returns:
    • Sales and use tax returns
    • Payroll tax returns, including annual W-2 and W-3 filings
    • Form 1099 and related informational returns
    • Form 571-L
    • City business licenses
  • Establish and maintain client communications
  • Assure compliance with federal, state and local tax laws and regulations
  • Supervise staff associates and ensure adherence to firm-established internal and quality controls

Candidates applying for the senior position must have at least 4 to 5 years of CPA firm experience.

Skill Set

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask effectively and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational, technical and communication skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Quickbooks
  • For senior associate position, proficiency in Lacerte tax software is preferred. Audit experience is a plus, but not required.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business or finance preferred; fulfillment of accounting courses a must

Kiyohara & Takahashi LLP

Established on July 1, 2000, the firm of Kiyohara & Takahashi primarily handles family operated businesses and clients with annual revenues ranging from $100,000 to $100,000,000 per year. We currently handle a diverse group of industries including franchise and non-franchise restaurants, distributors, equipment manufacturers, food processors, retail and food stores, medical and dental offices, commercial and sportfishing operations, real estate developers and investors, and golf courses. Our practice generally performs compilation reports, reviews, audits and the preparation of business and personal tax returns. The firm also specializes in various international tax issues.


6055 E. Washington Blv.
Commerce, CA