CW Associates, CPAs, provides big firm expertise from a local firm platform. With a professional staff of 30 accountants, including six partners, their firm was ranked as the 9th largest CPA firm in Hawaii in the 2014 Pacific Business News “Book of Lists”. All of their partners and many of their professional staff are licensed certified public accountants with Master’s degrees in business administration or accounting who have experience with an international accounting firm. In addition, their “hands-on” approach and low partner-to-staff ratio assure you that you will have direct contact with experienced certified public accountants.
They offer communication, specialization, and a breadth, depth, and diversity of experience that make them unique among local practitioners. Their approach is to add the expertise of a qualified local CPA firm to their clients’ available resources. Their partners actively participate in the services they provide. That way, their clients can count on receiving their information promptly; and they can count on receiving current and practical responses to their questions. Their list of clients presently includes many prominent enterprises and nonprofit organizations in Hawaii, including their employee benefit plans.
Your decision to select CW Associates, CPAs, helps to balance the reasonable fees and attentive service you desire with the quality service and professional experience you need. The members of their firm have been serving a variety of enterprises and their owners and nonprofit organizations throughout Hawaii and in the Pacific Islands for over 30 years, and desire to be a significant professional resource for you and your management team. They seek frequent contact to encourage questions from their clients so they can resolve financial reporting and tax issues as they arise during the year, rather than waiting until after the end of the year. You have their commitment to provide the best assurance services our profession offers.
At Kobayashi, Kanetoku, Doi, Lum & Yasuda CPAs (KDDLY) LLC they believe in the value of relationships. They view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that their success is a result of your success.
They are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen. Their continual investment of time and resources in professional continuing education, state-of-the-art computer technology and extensive business relationships is indicative of their commitment to excellence.
Their firm offers a wide range of services to our individual and business clients. Because their firm is relatively small, their clients benefit by getting personalized, quality service that is beyond comparison. Below is listed the services that we offer to our clients along with a brief description.
As the list below is by no means all-inclusive, please feel free to inquire about a service if you do not see it listed. If it is not a service we provide, we would be more than happy to refer you to a qualified professional.
Accounting Software Selection & Implementation
Audits, Reviews and Compilations
Business Succession Planning
Financial Forecasts & Projections
Tax Planning & Preparation
Estate & Trust Tax Preparation
Pension & Profit Sharing Plans
Debt & Financing Services
Business Entity Selection
Back in 1973, Sadao Nishihama and Glenn Kishida formed a partnership, and with a staff of nine, they opened their office at 1001 Bishop Street to provide accounting and tax services. This partnership was incorporated in 1978 and is now known as N&K, or N&K CPAs, Inc.
Since its humble beginnings, N&K has grown to a firm of six principals and over 60 personnel to become one of the largest local CPA firms in the State of Hawaii. From a firm that provided mostly tax preparation services, the firm now provides all levels of services including the traditional audit, review, compilation, tax, accounting and bookkeeping services to business, sales training and technology consulting services as well as international tax services.
In the State of Hawaii, N&K is a leading provider of business health and growth services and services to individuals. With global connections and our local approach to service delivery, N&K responds to the business challenges facing our various clients.
Their Business Health Services are the compliance services they perform to help maintain the business health of their clients. These services include audit, review, and compilation; business tax return preparation and planning; information technology; and human resources. Their Business Growth Services are the special services we perform to help our clients grow and prosper. These services include business consulting, strategic and business planning, internal auditing, and sales coaching and training. Lastly, our Services to Individuals include individual tax return preparation and planning, estate tax planning and preparation, and business succession planning.
Other services provided include payroll and bookkeeping services as well as specialized services for their international clients. Only a full-service accounting firm can offer this range of services to their clients.
At Sterling & Tucker, Inc. CPAs, we specialize in providing comprehensive financial and tax services to our clients. Led by Michelle Tucker and Laurie Young-Kagamida, our team of highly skilled certified public accountants (CPAs), paraprofessionals and administrative professionals provides tax planning, income tax preparation for individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations, estate and trust return preparation, financial statement preparation, trust accounting, forensic accounting, accounting system consulting and business succession planning.
Their professional team works in coordination with the Sterling & Tucker law firm to ensure that your estate planning goals are met by preparing gift, trust and estate tax returns, providing trust administration services and performing trust accounting.
Equipped with many years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen, we are committed to providing precise and caring attention to our clients. They continually invest time and resources in professional education and up-to-date technology as part of our commitment to excellent service.
They are committed to providing caring attention to our clients’ financial and tax-related needs. Equipped with many years of experience and training, we provide tax planning, tax preparation for individuals, trusts, estates, businesses and non-profit organizations, trust accounting, and forensic accounting. For our business clients, their services include compilation and review reporting services, as well as business succession planning.
They help their clients with the sometimes overwhelming task of organizing their financial information and work with trustees in coordination with the Sterling & Tucker law firm to meet fiduciary responsibilities and reporting requirements. They continually invest time and resources in continuing professional education and up-to-date technology to benefit our clients.
Michael J Yuda, CPA, LLC has an impressive history in the accounting and tax fields that dates back to 1972. The firm, built upon the education and experience of Michael J. Yuda and his wife Misa, has grown over the years to help individuals as well as businesses with the various tax, bookkeeping, and accounting issues that they have. When you choose to work with us, we want you to know that you have made the right choice for your financial future.
After graduating from California State University – Northridge as an accounting major, Michael J Yuda began his extensive tax background while he was working for the Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Agent. After his years of work at the IRS, Michael then began working in the tax department of Green Hasson & Janks. During this time, he continued to expand his tax and accounting experience.
After leaving Green Hasson & Janks, Michael became a partner at the entertainment-oriented Beverly Hills CPA firm of Singer & Tiano. He was brought on as a partner due to his technical expertise in the areas of tax and accounting. With a desire to branch out on his own, on October 1st, 1983, Michael J. Yuda, CPA, An Accountancy Corporation was formed. Michael’s firm served large, medium, and small businesses as well as personal clients who were interested in partnering with a CPA who not only had the necessary technical experience and expertise they wanted, but also provided personal, reliable, professional, and trustworthy services as well.
Michael is licensed as a CPA in both Hawaii and California and is a member of the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants, the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
CPA Hawaii, LLP is a premier provider of comprehensive accounting, auditing and business consulting services. We provide traditional audit, bookkeeping, and tax services, and also offer consultancy services in areas such as market research and financial feasibility studies, business valuations, real estate development, debt restructuring and workouts, and human resource consulting.
CPA Hawaii, LLP is a member of Integra International, a global alliance of Certified Public Accountants and Business Advisors serving a wide range of clients in business and government. Integra currently has 130 offices in 44 countries worldwide with over 2,200 personnel.
CPA Hawaii, LLP has a staff of 3 directors and is supported by 15 professional and administrative personnel. We maintain strong relationships with financial institutions, law firms, architects, land planners, insurance companies and other professionals. As such, we are able to form highly qualified teams of consultants for virtually any project or assignment. We are strategically located in the Pacific and well positioned to serve as full service CPAs and business consultants in Hawaii and throughout the Asia and Pacific region.
Services they provide:
Professional Auditing Services
Accounting and Bookkeeping
Income Tax Preparation and Planning
Estate Tax Planning
Market Research and Surveys
Financial Feasibility Studies
Litigation Support Services
Human Resource Consulting
Executive Search Assistance
Real Estate Services
Merger and Acquisition Services
Contract Negotiation Assistance
Workouts and Bankruptcy Services