Our People

James “Tony” Salazar, CPA

Associate Director of Tax Services

Tony Salazar has more than 25 years of experience providing tax and consulting services to closely held businesses and high-net worth family groups in a diverse range of industries.

Salazar helps individuals, corporations and partnerships with federal and state income tax planning and compliance, buy/sell transactions and structuring, and representation before the IRS and state taxing jurisdictions.

Areas of Focus

  • Closely held businesses and family structuring
  • Federal and state compliance and tax planning
  • High-net-worth tax issues
  • IRS and state audit, notice and penalty issues
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Stock options, restricted stock units (RSU) and equity compensation


  • Golden Gate University - Master of Science in Accounting
  • University of Nevada, Reno - Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Industries Served

  • Commercial businesses in the retail and digital products markets
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Healthcare
  • High-net-worth individuals and families
  • Legal and law firms
  • Professional services firms
  • Real estate development and management