a full spectrum of professional accounting services to private businesses
Our accountants provide a full spectrum of professional accounting services to private businesses, nonprofits, and high net worth individuals in San Bruno and the surrounding region. Founded in 1944, SLD is one of the most well respected and longest-standing independent CPA firms in the Bay Area. Whether it’s tax, auditing or advisory services, we offer the expertise to help empower businesses, give assurance to investors, and reduce risk. Our industry specializations include real estate, manufacturing, construction, logistics, distribution, wholesale, food and beverage, and professional services.
SLD is always available to consult with us on happenings with our businesses and works with us to ensure we are making the best tax decisions for our situation.
– Sarah Woodberry Trauner, President, SWT Consulting
five-to-one staff-to-leader ratio
With a five-to-one staff-to-leader ratio and ongoing open communication policies year-round, you can feel assured you’re receiving responsive, personalized attention, and skilled accounting services. Additionally, SLD is a member of DFK International, a global accounting association with highly vetted accounting firms in 26 states and over 90 countries. This association allows us to provide our clients with the broader service capabilities of a large firm, while continuing to deliver attentive, personalized service.
Many of our accountants have decades of valuable expertise, like Linda Spain de Bruin, our COR2E Accounting Solutions Principal. Linda holds nearly thirty years of experience as a financial and operational manager in the private and non-private sectors. Her team provides comprehensive accounting services, from processing daily taxes to year-end tax and audit preparations. Linda’s specializations include annual budgeting, financial modeling, cash flow forecasting, lending and legal negotiations, and audit management. She possesses a wide range of expertise in the real estate, nonprofit, distribution and wholesale, professional services, and manufacturing industries.
America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms
Our clients know they can trust SLD to provide accounting services at a moment’s notice, wherever needed. This dedication to our clients, along with our reputation for exceptional service, has led to numerous accolades. SLD was ranked on Forbes magazine’s 2020 list of “America’s Top Recommended Tax & Accounting Firms,” and named a “Top 200 Firm” and 2020 “Best of Best Firm” by INSIDE Public Accounting. We have also received seven consecutive “unmodified” peer reviews without comments from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), an achievement that’s been attained by less than 10% of accounting firms in the US.