About Us

The Accounting office of Emil Estafanous, CPA has helped clients expand their businesses and achieve financial security for more than 25 years. Along with helping business owners with mergers, acquisitions, or the sale of their business, Emil is also a business and financial adviser to clients in a variety of industries such as but not limited to: trucking, manufacturing, service, retail, real estate, attorneys, physicians…etc.

Emil uses his experience and expertise in setting up new businesses for his clients, helping businesses run more effectively and efficiently, and lowering their taxes through clever tax planning. He also has a long work history in reviewing corporate, partnership, and individual tax returns. As a Forensic CPA, he utilizes his accounting, auditing, and investigative skills to determine what events actually took place in any given financial setting.

Emil specializes in tax planning for both individuals (at any income level), along with privately held businesses. He is an expert in state, sales, local, and gift/estate taxes. He represents and defends his client matters before the IRS, Franchise Tax Board, California Board of Equalization, ect.

Emil’s professional credentials include: Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fund Specialist, Prior Registered Investment Adviser, Advanced Certified QuickBooks Pro Adviser, and Forensic Certified Public Accountant. He has also been a member of the American Institute of CPA, the California Society of CPAs and the Forensic CPA Society.