With over thirty years experience in accounting, taxes, finance and business management, Arnie has extensive and specialized knowledge in accounting, federal and state taxes, internal controls, audit, risk management, and payroll. He also has many years of experience in performing federal audits to include grant and contract audit.
Arnie was previously a senior auditor with the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA). He has held the position of Deputy Assistant Inspector General for Audit and Assistant Inspector General for Audit.
Arnie's tax experience began while still in high school. A teacher introduced taxation to the class and the class also completed a basic income tax return. That was the beginning of a great career that has lasted over 30 years.
Arnie is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Washington State. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).