150 N. Santa Anita Ave
Arcadia, CA 91006
Tsai, Hsu, Lan & Lin, LLP
Certified Public Accountants
Our accounting services include assisting clients in setting up and maintaining their books and preparing financial statements. The financial statement provide our clients the basis for making well-informed management and financial decisions.
Smaller, privately held companies often request compilation services. In a compilation, we present in the form of financial statement information that is the representation of management, without expressing an opinion on the statements.
As tax professionals, we provide tax preparation and planning services to domestic and foreign clients in the areas of corporation and individual taxation. We advise clients on the tax consequences of financial decisions and business transactions and assist them in identifying and creating tax savings opportunities.
We monitor the changes in tax laws and assist our clients in the compliance of them. In the event of a tax audit, we represent our clients before government agencies such as the Internal Revenue Service and the California Franchise Tax Board.
Proper tax planning allows taxes to be managed and minimized by using the available options as provided by the tax laws. We believe our clients should be made aware of the options available to them in order to determine which methods are the most appropriate for their circumstances.
Our firm plays a vital role in assisting businesses improve the use of their resources, increase efficiency and achieve their objectives. Management Advisory Services (MAS) is the general term used to describe these consulting services provided by CPAs. MAS can take the form of brief consultations with a client or longer studies or projects.
One area of MAS that our firm provides to our clients is the implementation of accounting information systems. We assist our clients in selecting and installing accounting software suitable for their business needs. A normal engagement typically includes determining which systems should be computerized, detailing the client's business and office procedures, and working with the client to ensure that the system is installed successfully.
Another area of MAS that our firm provides is litigation support and consulting services, which include forensic accounting, fraud investigations, expert witness service, damage analysis, and receivership. For legal professionals, our goal is to identify the relevant financial issues, to gather evidence and to present it in a clear and concise manner, and to help develop effective case winning strategies.
Areas of Emphasis
Our firm also provides the following services:
- Bookkeeping & write-up
- Tax audit representation
- Payroll & sales tax services
- Acquisitions, sales and mergers consulting
- Due diligence service
- Coordination with attorneys and bankers in new business startups, mergers or expansions
- Conducting special studies on financing, inventories, cost, credits, and collection
- Business forecasting and projections
- Financial planning
- Consulting on new business formation
Our practice emphasizes the following areas:
- International tax compliance and planning
- Pre-immigration tax planning
- Litigation support
- Due diligence service
- M & A consulting
All matters handled by our firm are treated with strict confidentiality and the high standards of the accounting profession's Code of Ethics. No information about your affairs will ever be released to unauthorized persons.