Core Values

Our firm provides outstanding service to our clients because of our dedication to the three underlying principles of professionalism, responsiveness and quality.


Our firm is one of the leading firms in the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the energy of our staff, each client receives close personal and professional attention. Our high standards, service and specialized staff spell the difference between our outstanding performance, and other firms. We make sure that every client is served by the expertise of our whole firm.


Our firm is responsive. Companies who choose our firm rely on competent advice and fast, accurate personnel. We provide total financial services to individuals, large and small businesses and other agencies. To see a listing of our services, please take a moment and look at our services page. Because we get new business from the people who know us best, client referrals have fueled our growth in the recent years. Through hard work, we have earned the respect of the business and financial communities. This respect illustrates our diverse talents, dedication and ability to respond quickly.


An accounting firm is known for the quality of its service. Our firm's reputation reflects the high standards we demand of ourselves. Our primary goal as a trusted advisor is to be available to provide insightful advice to enable our clients to make informed financial decisions. We do not accept anything less from ourselves and this is what we deliver to you. We feel it is extremely important to continually professionally educate ourselves to improve our technical expertise, financial knowledge and service to our clients. Our high service quality and "raving fan" clients are the result of our commitment to excellence. We will answer all of your questions, as they impact both your tax and financial situations. We welcome you to contact us anytime.

Our Team

James F. Perkins, CPA


Jim Perkins has been providing tax, accounting and business consulting services to a wide variety of individuals and closely held businesses for over 35 years.

Jim's accounting services range from compilations of financial statements to audited financial statements for closely held corporations, partnerships, sole proprietorships, nonprofit organizations and mutual water companies. His consulting practice includes accounting systems review and setups and long-range business planning.

Jim specializes in tax planning and income tax preparation for individuals, trusts and estates, partnerships, LLC's, corporations and non-profit organizations. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Jim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University, Los Angeles.

Amanda Barrett, CPA


Amanda has more than 15 years of accounting, tax, and auditing experience. Amanda has been with the Firm since inception and she is also a member of the American Society of Certified Public Accountants. In 2004, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Accounting, from California State University, Los Angeles.