2018 Business Tax Planning

December 6, 2018By KROST

Businesses that have engaged in year-end tax planning know that as 2019 approaches, it is time to develop, finalize and undertake a year-end tax planning strategy. Businesses that have not yet explored year-end tax planning should take an immediate inventory of their situation and develop a year-end 2018 tax strategy. Our office is ready to … Read More

2018 Individual Tax Planning

December 6, 2018By KROST

As the end of the year approaches, it is a good time to think of planning moves that will help lower your tax bill for this year and possibly the next. Year-end planning for 2018 takes place against the backdrop of the new 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that make major changes in the … Read More

KROST Recognized Honoree of Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2018 Fastest Growing Private Companies

November 16, 2018By Ellen Reynerson

  On Wednesday, November 7, 2018, KROST was recognized as one of Los Angeles Business Journals’ Fastest Growing Private Companies in Los Angeles County, with 63% growth in revenue between 2015 and 2017. KROST received this recognition during Los Angeles Business Journal’s 22th annual ceremony to honor a select group of private companies that have … Read More

M&A Video Series – Part 1 of 4

November 12, 2018By KROST

KROST can assist in the mergers and acquisitions process, whether your company is selling, buying, financing or re-capitalizing, to ensure your goals are met. Whether it is strategy, planning, or execution, our comprehensive process and hands-on services provide companies, management, and shareholders with step-by-step guidance, from pre-planning to the finish line and beyond. No matter … Read More

Press Release: KROST Partners with 1st Global to Bring Clients Tax-Optimized Financial Advice

October 8, 2018By KROST

Award-Winning Accounting and Consulting Firm Expands to Offer Holistic Wealth Management to Clients PASADENA, Calif. — Sept. 18, 2018 — KROST, a full-service certified public accounting and consulting firm based in Southern California, today announced a partnership with 1st Global to add wealth management services to its expansive suite of client offerings. KROST will combine … Read More

KROST Quarterly: Manufacturing Issue Now Available – Cybersecurity, Tax Incentives, Transactions, Trends and More

September 20, 2018By Nicholas Bielski

We are happy to announce the release of our second quarterly magazine! The Manufacturing Issue highlights some of the hot topics in manufacturing including cybersecurity, tax benefits and incentives, technological advances in manufacturing, and trends. What You’ll Find Inside this Issue: Manufacturers Beware: The Continued Threat of Cybersecurity Breaches, Hacking & Malware by Keith Hamasaki, CPA … Read More

Career in Accounting: Audit or Tax

September 17, 2018By Keith Hamasaki

Campus recruiting is a daunting, time consuming and necessary task for students looking to enter public accounting. As a professional on the other side of the table, I can’t tell you the number of times the icebreaker is “audit or tax”. This is a common icebreaker but very few students know the answer, audit or … Read More

Robert A. Benson, Manager of Restaurant Operations at KROST, featured on the Tastemaker’s podcast

September 7, 2018By Nicholas Bielski

Robert A. Benson, Manager of Restaurant Operations at KROST, was recently featured on the Tastemaker’s podcast. The show was recorded while our team was at the National Restaurant Association Show with our partners from Restaurant365 earlier this summer. During the episode, Robert talks about his experience in the restaurant industry and the journey that lead … Read More