Capata & Co.
has been providing customized tax preparation services, litigation support, and financial coaching to clients for over 25 years. They offer Accounting and Tax
services that create meaningful, well-organized financial records, thereby helping to ensure efficient business operations. Capata & Co. provides a full range of cost effective accounting services including:
- Cash Flow & Budgeting Analysis
- Financial Forecasts & Projections
- Financial Statements
- Forensic Accounting
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Principal, Gary G. Capata, CPA
has over 35 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant
. Mr. Capata utilizes unique and tested damage measurement methods to determine the extent of Financial Loss
or Economic Damage
. His expert auditing skills and investigations services have been called upon for matters involving financial disputes, fraud, and theft.
Throughout his many years as a CPA, Gary Capata has developed, written, and taught numerous courses for the California CPA Society, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, University of Southern California, and University of California, Los Angeles.
In 2010, Mr. Capata was recognized by the California CPA Society when he received their Public Service award for his record of commitment to public service through participation in charitable, governmental, and volunteer work.
Kerrie Merrifield, CPA, CFF
, is the Director of Litigation Support, Valuations, and Trust Administration at Capata & Co. She has over 25 years of public accounting experience with an emphasis in Forensic Accounting
, litigation support, and CFO roles in various sized companies and industries.
Ms. Merrifield has worked with various industries including entertainment, restaurant, and hotel. Her projects include, but are not limited to business valuations, economic damage analysis, income loss analysis, fraud investigations, business disputes, contract noncompliance, and related damage analysis. She has exceptional management skills and an unparalleled ability to meet deadlines, work directly with clients, and consistently produce detailed reports and work product that exceed expectations.
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