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About Our Tax Business

Califano Financial Group was founded in 1988 by Philip Califano. We make it our mission to provide personalized and professional accounting and tax services. Our decades of experience in serving individuals and businesses provide us with a solid wealth of useful and practical knowledge that we put to use in advising clients. Many of our clients rely upon us for regular support in accounting and recordkeeping. Tax compliance and planning are our core competencies, as we have developed tax strategies for individuals and businesses that are designed to help them to pay the minimum amount of tax allowed by law. Whether your tax situation is complicated or straightforward, Califano Financial Group works with you to develop strategies that suit your needs.

Tax Services

In keeping current on new tax laws and legislation, Califano Financial Group is in a position to identify key tax planning opportunities that can minimize both your current and future tax liabilities. We provide our individual and business clients with the taxation expertise and knowledge that they deserve throughout the year.

We prepare any variety of federal, state or multi-state tax returns for:

  • Individuals
  • Trusts
  • Gift and Estates
  • Corporations
  • “S” Corporations
  • Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Companies (LLC)
  • Limited Liability Partnerships (LLP)
  • Sole Proprietorships

Tax Planning

We are committed to thoroughly understanding each client’s unique tax situation. Our team’s technical expertise and knowledge of tax laws and agencies allows us to identify advantageous strategic changes that relate to our client’s overall tax position

Tax Controversy

In the event of an IRS audit, or problems with the FTB (Franchise Tax Board), SBOE (State Board of Equalization), or the EDD (Employment Development Department), Califano Financial Group can work on your behalf to help present your case in the most persuasive manner.

Accounting Services

Providing financial information to our clients in a timely and accurate manner is a commitment that we feel cannot be compromised. Meaningful, well-organized financial records ensure that your business operations will run more efficiently on a daily basis. Our firm provides a full range of cost effective accounting services including the following:

  • General Ledger and Financial Statement Preparation (Management Use Only)
  • Bookkeeping (Monthly/ Quarterly/ Annually)
    • Business Tax Return Preparation (Sales and Use)