one of the most well respected & longest-standing CPA firm
As one of the most well-respected and longest-standing independent CPA firms in the Bay Area, Shea Labagh Dobberstein is an ideal choice for your financial statement audits. Established in 1944, SLD provides a comprehensive portfolio of accounting services in Millbrae, with diverse expertise in the real estate, manufacturing, construction, logistics, distribution and wholesale, food and beverage, and professional services industries. We implement best practices and stay on top of the latest regulations to help you give your investors, lenders, and other stakeholders the assurance they need.
We perform employee benefit plan audits, traditional audits, reviews, compilations, and audited financial statements for private businesses and nonprofits. Our audit specialists look beyond the numbers to provide you with clarity on your organization’s financial strengths and weaknesses. You’ll be able to meet with staff to understand how we arrived at the numbers, what they mean for your business, and how you stack up against competitors. We also provide end-to-end tax, outsourced accounting, and financial advisory services.
five-to-one staff to leader ratio
With our five-to-one staff to leader ratio, you’ll receive a personalized approach to your audited financial statements. Should your business grow and require broader resources, SLD is also a member of DFK International, a strategic association of independent CPAs and advisory firms throughout the world. Our membership enables us to provide you with the benefits of a larger firm while continuing to maintain the attentive personal service of a local firm. Our team members participate in training for efficient financial statement audits to keep your costs low, while minimizing disruptions to your operations.
One of America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms
SLD’s unique approach has earned our firm a ranking on Forbes magazine’s 2020 and 2021 list of “America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms.” We were also named a “Top 200 Firm” and 2020 “Best of Best Firm” by INSIDE Public Accounting. Our success is due to our team’s extensive expertise and decades of experience. Principal Robert “Bob” Zurcher, for example, has been providing audited financial statements to companies in various stages of growth for more than 30 years. Prior to his time at SLD, he was an audit partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he delivered comprehensive financial reporting services to over 60 Bay Area companies. Today, he assists clients with the resolution of complex accounting and financial issues, such as SEC reporting requirements, business combinations, and stock transactions.