Serving La Habra and Buena Park, CA
Accurate Accounting & Tax Services Inc. is an Orange County firm located in Stanton, CA. It is operated by a Former IRS Agent of 18 Years. It is in close vicinity of Anaheim and Garden Grove. We serve clients in all of California and 30 other states.
Our tax & accounting firm was established to provide efficient, expert solutions and tax saving strategies to businesses and individuals.
Our expertise lies in tax planning, consulting and audit representation for IRS audits, state audits, sales tax audits, workers compensation audits and transient occupancy tax (TOT or hotel bed tax) audits. We also specialize in collection Issues such as installment agreements and offer in compromise.
Our primary services include accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, payroll, forming corporations and LLCs and business consulting. We also offer a host of specialty services to cater to the unique needs of our clients.
Our partners and staff accountants serve a wide range of individuals, corporations, partnerships, and non-profit organizations and are experts in the accounting issues and tax laws that impact our clients.
Our partners offer the benefits of years of experience gained from previous positions.
We are an equal opportunity employer and are members in good standing of multiple professional organizations.
The firm is dedicated to serving all of your accounting, tax, and financial services needs. Our continuing mission is to serve you by providing the highest level of expertise and professionalism possible.
Home health care providers
Professionals like doctors & dentists
Realtors and real estate investors
Hotels & motels
Prakash Katara, CPA, EA and CEO of Accurate Accounting & Tax Services, Inc.
Prakash Katara started his career with Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Officer in Collection Division in Los Angeles. After working there for 3 years, he crossed over to Field Examination Division, as a Revenue Agent, in Laguna Niguel District.
While working in there he acquired experience of conducting audits for small and Medium sized businesses. As part of his duties, he also trained and coached other Revenue Agents and accepted assignments of classifying tax returns for audit at the Ogden Service Center. He also worked as Acting Group Manager for 2 years and was promoted to Grade GS-13.
He won many Special Acts and Performance Awards, both in Collection as well as Examination Division, while working for the IRS. After working for IRS for 18 Years, he decided it was time for him to venture on his own and serve public by starting his own practice. He joined forces with his wife, Dipika (Donna) Katara and formed Accurate Accounting & Tax Services, Inc.
Besides acquiring his Certified Public Accountant’s license in 1999, he also acquired an Enrolled Agent’s certificate from the IRS in 2005.
His expertise lies in the areas of IRS & State Audit Representation & Collection Solutions, Tax Planning, Tax return Preparation, Business Start-ups & Incorporation, LLCs & LLPs.
Before coming to the United States in 1981, Prakash graduated from South Gujarat University in Surat, India. He obtained Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Accounting and Auditing and also completed 3 semesters of Law.
Prakash Katara, CPA and EA, is a Former IRS agent of 15 Years. He also worked in IRS Collection for 3 Years. He started working as the President of this firm in 2006.
He specializes in IRS audit representation and tax planning. He has successfully represented the clients in several states. He also specializes in workers comp audit, sales tax audit and transit tax audits for hotels and motels.
Dipika (Donna) Katara, Enrolled Agent
Dipika Katara, Enrolled Agent, is a manager and tax preparer at Accurate Accounting & Tax Services, Inc. She started her bookkeeping and tax return preparation service from home in 1995 and helped start the firm.
She offers incomparable, personalized and quality service to all our clients. She truly cares for clients and strives to form lasting relationships and bonds with each of them.