Luis Rivera
Founding & Managing Partner
   


Experience
Luis Rivera has over 20 years of experience in public accounting and tax services. Luis has served a variety of industries including manufacturing, technology, software developers, wholesale distributors, construction, professional services and not-for-profit.
Prior to founding the Firm, Luis worked for international accounting firms including Ernst & Young and RSM McGladrey as a tax consultant providing tax consulting solutions. Luis managed projects for Research and Development Tax Credits and Inventory Studies as well as, maintained daily client responsibilities.
Luis has experience in financial accounting, reporting, and management. He has supervised and managed engagements from small to large-sized businesses, in addition to providing tax planning, consulting and compliance services.
  
Professional memberships
Luis is a registered tax preparer by the California Tax Education Council. Additionally, Luis’s professional memberships and affiliations include The Association of Latinos in Finance and Accounting and The American Association of Hispanic CPAs (past Vice President).

Community involvement
His current community involvement includes being a board member for the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) Region 40.

Education
Luis holds a bachelors degree from DeVry University and graduated Cum Laude.



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Armando Jamjian
Founding & Managing Partner
   


Experience
Armando Jamjian has over 15 years of experience in public accounting, federal taxation, and state and local tax consulting. Armando has significant experience providing tax services to a variety of industries including manufacturing, technology, software developers, wholesale distributors, construction, and professional services.
Prior to founding the Firm, Armando worked for international accounting firms including Arthur Anderson as a tax consultant and RSM McGladrey where he solely began the State and Local Tax Credits & Incentives Group located in California (and later became the National Credits and Incentives Leader for the firm.)

Professional memberships
Armando holds a license as a certified public accountant in California. Armando is an advisor to the board of the California Association of Enterprise Zones (CAEZ), the organization which oversees the enterprise zones for the State of California. Additionally, Armando is a member of the following organizations:

  • Institute of Professionals in Taxation
  • The Association of Latinos in Finance and Accounting
  • The American Association of Hispanic Certified Public Accountants

Community involvement
Armando’s community involvement includes proudly serving his nation in the U.S. Marine Corps during Operation Desert Storm as well as being an Eagle Scout for the Boy Scouts of America and a coach for the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO).

Education
Armando holds a bachelors degree from the California State University Los Angeles.

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Anthony Sanchez

Partner

 
   
Experience
Anthony has over 18 years of experience in public accounting, servicing both privately held and publicly traded companies in the manufacturing, wholesale distribution and not-for-profit industries.  Anthony has worked for both regional firms and international accounting firms, including Grant Thornton. Anthony has significant experience providing guidance on business strategy and implementation, financial reporting, 401K audits, budget forecasting, risk management and increasing bottom line profitability.

Professional Memberships
Anthony holds a license as a certified public accountant in the State of California. Anthony is a member of the following organizations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants, Member
  • Santa Fe Spring Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Whittier Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce Member
  • Latin Business Association

Community Involvement
Anthony’s community involvement includes mentoring high school students through the Santa Fe Springs Chamber business academy.

 

 
     


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