John B. Pillatsch is a California-licensed Certified Public Accountant with over 20 years of experience providing high quality professional tax planning, tax preparation, and accounting services to individuals, small businesses, and charitable trusts. He recently launched a new website (www.jbpcpa.biz) with the goal of providing value added services for his clients on a year-round basis.
John's physical office is located in his home in the Tehachapi Mountains approximately two hours north of Los Angeles. With a high-speed fiber optic connection to his website, John is able to connect with and securely share data with clients located across the globe. John's home-based, virtual practice keeps his overhead low, enabling him to serve clients who might otherwise not be able to afford the services of an experienced CPA. That said, John is happy to meet in person with clients who are located in southern Kern or northern Los Angeles County.
John specializes in the preparation of moderate to complex individual tax returns for small business owners, rental real estate investors, taxpayers with investment portfolios and capital gains/losses, pass-through entity activities (i.e., partnerships, S-corps, LLCs, trusts), taxpayers with itemized deductions, higher education and other tax credits, retirees, ordained ministers, and
expatriates. John also prepares tax returns for small businesses including partnerships, LLCs, and S Corporations. In addition, he provides tax planning and tax issue resolution services. As a California-licensed CPA, John can represent his clients before the Internal Revenue Service and California Franchise Tax Board.
We have used John's services in preparing our complex tax returns for the past 14 years. He is diligent and thorough in helping us get tax refunds almost every year. We have been audited by ...
the IRS 3 times and each time we passed because John is conservative in terms of what tax deductions are allowed. He is always quick to answer any questions that we have. Usually John has our draft tax returns done within 24-48 hours. I definitely highly recommend John because he has demonstrated to us his integrity and trustworthiness in preparing our tax returns for many years, and we are very happy with the results
I have been using John over the last 10 plus years.
Initially as I was transitioning in my career as a missionary/administrator
working overseas. Recently he has assisted me in very complicated
situations including a 1031 exchange from an investment property
in California to multiple units in Arizona. I continually rely on John for
because of his professionalism and advice in other areas such as
making the most of education expenses for my family. I would highly
recommend John and my son is using his services as well
John has been doing my taxes for years and he always provides the best service. He is extremely helpful if you have any questions and he makes sure to process your refund quickly. I would recommend ...
JBP to anyone and have referred his services to a many friends.
John is an amazing CPA. He is accurate, prompt and thorough. He has done our taxes for over 20 years! He is an expert in his field. From simple to complex tax situations, you will not be disappointed. ...
He is exactly the kind of tax professional that you want overseeing your filing and to advise you in your future decisions.