Lippman & Associates CPA's

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Tax Consulting Services in Walnut Creek, CA


Precise and Efficient Tax Consulting Services in Walnut Creek, CA

You work hard for your money and want to use it wisely. The effective planning and tax consulting services in Walnut Creek, CA, offered by Lippman & Associates CPA’s are going to help you maximize your finances. We’ve been providing our support to clients since 1974 and are known throughout the region for efficiency, precision, and excellence.

We take a hands-on approach when serving clients so we can exceed expectations. Our team relies on dialogue and frequent communication so you get optimal and timely services. To maintain that level of support, we upgrade our skills through continuing education while also monitoring new laws and regulations to facilitate tax and business planning for you. We increase our efficiency by keeping up with technological changes and innovations to streamline services.

Not only do we take pride in our profession, but we also take pride in our community and remain active in civic and community organizations.

We Help With Accounting Software Like QuickBooks in Walnut Creek, CA

Businesses need to have detailed accounting records which can be a daunting task for business owners to do manually since they still need to manage live parts of the business, such as sales. We can help you tailor financial software like QuickBooks in Walnut Creek, CA, to eliminate this hassle and make your accounting work coherent, reliable, and legally compliant.

You can then spend less time balancing your financial books and records and spend more time strengthening your service delivery or production processes. Software like QuickBooks provides some significant advantages, including:

Efficient Accounting

QuickBooks provides flexibility when performing mundane accounting tasks. The application is user-friendly and comes with tutorials, but we can also help you to grasp its complex functionalities. There are a plethora of templates that you can leverage to make your records.

Improved Financial Security

Top-tier security should always be sought to ensure your finances are protected from any unauthorized access that may compromise your business interests. QuickBooks data centers are continuously under 24/7 surveillance to ensure the security of your assets. Furthermore, the software leverages security features like multi-factor authentication and password-protected login.

Access to Money Management Tools

QuickBooks has an array of features that can help you manage your money effectively. You can track the due dates and other payment information for all recurring bills. The system also automatically records and backs up all transactions—this approach to documentation is invaluable during audits.


Wayne B. Lippman, MS - Taxation, Partner

For more than 40 years, Wayne B. Lippman has worked in public accounting, including 20 years with Price Waterhouse, where he was a tax partner in San Francisco and Oakland. He previously was managing tax partner of the Walnut Creek office for Price Waterhouse.

His specialty is tax planning for high-net-worth individuals and executives, as well as corporate tax planning for closely-held businesses. His vast experience includes investment, stock option, and financial planning, and real estate taxation.

Wayne is active in professional organizations and a past-chairman of the taxation committee of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, East Bay Chapter. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University.

Stephen M. Hilberg, E.A., MBA, Tax Manager

Stephen M. Hilberg has more than 30 years’ worth of experience in public and private accounting. Early in his career, he was an audit manager with Deloitte & Touche, providing consulting and auditing services to a diverse list of clients from medium-sized, closely-held companies to large publicly held ones. He then transitioned to private practice and spent 17 years as the chief financial officer for a major Bay-area retail chain.

Following retirement from a successful financial executive career, Stephen updated his tax education and became an enrolled agent. He has expertise in corporate and personal tax planning and compliance.

Stephen is a CPA in the State of New Jersey and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Rutgers University and a Master of Business Administration degree in Accounting and Finance from New York University.