Commercial Real Estate CPA Walnut Creek

one of the most well-respected commercial real estate CPA firms

At Shea Labagh Dobberstein (SLD), we understand the challenges that real estate investors face. As one of the most well-respected commercial real estate CPA firms in Walnut Creek and throughout the Bay Area, we work with investors to determine areas of risk and assist them in understanding financial implications. We provide daily accounting, tax minimization, and efficient audits for investors in more than 75,000 apartments, 200 commercial/industrial buildings, 600 real estate partnerships/LLCs, and 9 million square feet.

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We can depend on [SLD] not only for advice but to know that they are current with all the new and old tax regulations and what needs to be done to properly report our extensive real estate holdings, GST Trusts and LLCs.
– Personal Income Tax Client

Our deep expertise in commercial real estate accounting includes:

  • ■ 1031 Exchanges
  • ■ Depreciation
  • ■ Cost segregation
  • ■ Basis
  • ■ Intergenerational wealth transfer
  • ■ Converting ordinary income into capital gains
  • ■ Audits and internal controls
  • ■ Reconciling bank accounts
  • ■ Recording rental streams

America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms

Business people negotiating a contract.SLD’s success in commercial real estate accounting is driven by the acumen and technical expertise of professionals such as Ed Hanley. Ed has more than thirty years of experience in public accounting providing tax services, business advice, and strategy consulting to assist privately-held companies and their owners with income and estate tax matters. This includes significant work in the real estate sector, as well as extensive experience in the sophisticated planning for partnerships. He earned his J.D. from Boston College Law School and a bachelor’s degree in History and Economics from Harvard College. Ed and the other qualified principals and staff at SLD have amassed multiple accolades, including Forbes Magazine naming us to its 2020 “America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms” list and INSIDE Public Accounting calling SLD a “Best of the Best” and “Top 200” firm.

When you need a proactive commercial real estate CPA in Walnut Creek, contact Shea Labagh Dobberstein.

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