What We Do
Here at The Gold Standard we feel it is essential for our clients to understand where they stand financially, because we want to empower our clients to make the best financial decisions for their business and for themselves!
We provide individual tax preparation, corporate tax preparation, bookkeeping, and tax planning. Let us take care of the numbers so you can get back to doing what you love!
Smart tax decisions are for everyone.
We are not so typical accountants and it shows! Educating our clients is a high priority for us so that they are able to make more confident business & financial decisions.
Everybody should have the opportunity to learn about how to save taxes. Our attention to detail shows not only in our environment but in the work we provide. The client experience is a priority for us and we deliver nothing but the "GOLD"!!
MEET THE TEAM
Damari Perez E.A.| MSAF
Owner / Tax Advisor
Damari has well over 15 years experience in accounting and tax. She holds a Masters Degree in Accounting & Finance and is Enrolled to practice before the IRS. She is well versed in tax planning and preparation to help clients maximize their tax dollars.
James Steffler | BSAF
Owner / Managing Partner
James is a U.S. Navy Veteran, who served in Operation Desert Fox ('98), and Operation Enduring Freedom ('01). He is an Accountant and Quickbooks Expert, with 10 years of experience in the industry. He prides himself on Integrity, and superior Ethics. His ability to make complicated tax jargon easy to digest for our clients is unmatched.
Crystal Galvan | MBA
Junior Staff Accountant / Future E.A.
Crystal has 7 years experience in the accounting industry. Crystal is a young professional who is dedicated to learn and grow in the accounting field. She is TGS rising star as she is studying to take the E.A. exam.
Executive Assistant/Admin Extraordinaire
Christine has well over 25+ years of experience in administrative & operations management and has achieved many professional goals throughout her career. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting & Finance from CSULB. She is passionate about clients and value building relationships with our firm!