At Steve Kau, CPA we provide accounting, consulting and tax services for individuals, corporations, partnerships and non-profit entities.

We have the expertise to help you in all areas of accounting and tax preparation. We'll advise you on how to make the best use of your financial resources both personally and within your organization. Our philosophy is to provide high quality professional services that are responsive to our clients' needs and are communicated in an effective and precise manner.


Perform all bookkeeping services on our computer system
Perform all bookkeeping services on your computer system
Offer cloud based solution for your convenience
Provide professional guidance, training or supervision in all accounting functions
Provide assistance on data or computer system conversions
Provide assistance in the completion of balancing functions or financial reporting

Individual Income Taxes

"How to Prepare for your Appointment"
Computerized preparation
Free electronic filing of Federal and State of California income tax returns
Preparation of all out-of-state tax returns

Business Income Taxes

Corporations (Form 1120)
S-Corporations (Form 1120S)
Partnership Returns (Form 1065)
Federal and State Quarterly Payroll Tax Returns (Form 941)
Annual Payroll Tax Returns (Forms 940, W-2, W-3, 1096, and 1099)

Tax Representation

Tax audits with the Internal Revenue Service
Tax audits with the State of California
Offers in Compromise
Other tax problem resolution

Tax Planning

Forecast current and future years' federal and state tax liabilities.
Develop tax strategies to minimize tax obligations.

Payroll/Sales Tax Processing

Perform payroll functions on our personal computer system
Perform payroll functions on your personal computer system
Prepare checks and wage reports for employees
Prepare all government required payroll/sales tax returns

Problem Resolution

Research and resolve special accounting, balancing or financial reporting problems
Develop internal accounting policies, procedures and practices
Train employees on specific accounting tasks

New business start-up

Help choose a type of business entity
Help develop a business plan and budget
Help apply for and receive bank financing

Buy/Sell arrangements

Assist in the evaluation of offers to buy or sell existing businesses
Develop tax strategies to minimize tax consequences of purchasing or selling existing businesses

Budget and planning projects

Develop annual operating budget for internal and use by banks
Develop strategies for business success
Evaluate actual results as compared with budgets