Founder / Accountant
Mike is the founder of Verity Tax & Accounting. He’s responsible for overseeing client work, tax preparation and implementing systems to improve efficiency and deliver customer satisfaction. His passion is offering advisory services such as creating best practices for your business to make you more efficient and increase your profits; providing performance analysis to help you decide where you should be investing your time and money; and creating the best possible outcomes for you and your business when it comes to your tax liability.
As an Enrolled Agent, Mike is a federally licensed tax practitioner with practice rights before all levels of IRS. He represents taxpayers in audit and on appeals. He specializes in helping entrepreneurs organize their businesses for optimal tax efficiency. He has converted more than 100 sole proprietorships and partnerships into S-Corporations, substantially reducing his clients’ tax burdens.
Mike earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2000. He spent seven years as a staff reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Nevada’s largest newspaper, before switching to a career in accounting, his college minor. He and his wife, Kimberly, have two children, Cooper and Shelby, who were not purposefully named after a make and model of motor vehicles. A devoted lover of music, he spends his spare time digging through record store crates in search of rare vinyl albums.