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Senior Accountant CPA


Contact Person
C R Johnson, CPA

Charles R. Johnson, CPA


730 East Warwick Avenue

Fresno, California 93720


University of California Los Angeles Extension prep courses – IRS Enrolled Agent & Uniform CPA Examinations

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, B.Sc., Accounting, 60 Quarter Units in major

Master’s Equivalency for California Board of Accountancy by 225 Quarter Units rule

Computer Software

Thomson-Reuters Creative Solutions Suite, Tax Works, Tax Wise 2017, Pro-Series 2017, Ultra-Tax, Lacerte, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook,

Charter-House General Ledger & Subsidiary Ledgers, Quick-Books


California Board of Accountancy – Certified Public Accountant – 2/22/2010 – #107671

Internal Revenue Service Enrolled Agent – Enrolled Agent – 2/1/1983 to 1/31/2011 – #30927


Independent Contractor Corporate Tax Client Accountant

Central Valley Bookkeeping Service, Inc., Fresno, CA p/t (EA owned)               Feb 2018 – current

Subchapter-S Corporation, C-Corporation, Trust, and Partnership tax return preparation; Quick-Books adjustments

Business Tax Soft-wares: Pro-Series 2017 and TaxWise 2017; clean-up prior year carryforward data therein

Review of staff prepared complex Individual Income Tax Returns w/ special-unusual issues

Large-scale rental property accountings reconciled w/ input for Individual tax returns

Tax-Cost Basis computation and gain deferral non-recognition in involuntary conversion reports

Trust held portfolio item-detailing in Excel 2016 from sketchy prior years’ tax return clues

Trial Balance method data entry equality worked up for as provided-unbalanced previous year

Prior Year Correction entries to Quick-Books matching prior-year-end tax return balance sheet

Advise bookkeepers on benefits of a more thorough detailed account usage of Quick-Books sub-accounts, arrangement

Off-season projects adjusting financials for line-item interface of Intuit final QuickBooks to Pro-Series corporate returns


Contract Seasonal Senior Accountant

Bianchi, Kasavan & Pope, LLP, CPA’s, Salinas-Hollister-Monterey, CA       Tax Season 2014

Individual Income Tax Return preparations as a temporary hotel housed outside employee

High production, well managed, work-station concept four office merged tax CPA partnership

Tax client paper documents sort-read for manual entry to computer software, back-scanned

Go-File-Room document storage and reference to prior years’ stored photo documentations

Prepare, scan, review scan, technical review, assembly, post-assembly review, signing system

Special projects including organizing back years’ income tax audit presentation of documents


Independent Contractor CPA Firm Tax Season Accountant

Paul H. Simmons (expired 2016) & Associates, Mariposa, CA                            Tax Season 2013

QuickBooks compilation financial statement adjustment journal entries’ preparation-posting, notes

Corporate / Partnership / Individual Tax Return preparation; back years taxes prepared; multi-state

High daily mileage for reduced S/E Tax & lower Net Taxable Income, commute from/to Fresno, CA.

Senior Staff Accountant

Jorgensen & Associates, CPA, Fresno, CA                                                      Nov 2008 – Sep 2009

Annual Accountings, Adjustment Entries – financial statement audits; business compilations

Corporate / Partnership / Individual Tax w/ Ultra-Tax software; all tax input-output reconciled

Income tax research, IRS/FTB letter-correspondence, back taxes, other State, amended taxes


Staff Accountant

Schimandle & Cantrell, CPA’s, Arroyo Grande, CA                                         Oct 2007 – Jul 2008

QuickBooks financial statements; Corporation Tax return Preparation w/ Ultra-Tax


Junior Staff Accountant

Patrick D. McDermott, CPA, Santa Maria, CA                                                  Tax Season 2007

Business Unadjusted Trial Balances on Fx-Engagement/Excel; Corporate Tax returns prepared w/ Ultra-Tax


Corporation Controller     
      Instructional Materials & Equipment Distributors, West Los Angeles, CA
   1984 to 2005, p/t 2005 – present

Full controllership accounting $3-5M Sales miniature conglomerate American small business

Corporate income/franchise, multiple States’ sales & use tax, payroll, profit sharing plan returns; tax audit defenses


Contact Person C R Johnson, CPA

Phone 559-977-5085


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