Robert Collins – CFE, CPA Candidate
As a Certified Fraud Examiner and CPA candidate, Robert Collins contributes his invaluable talents to the Tax Law Office of David W. Klasing. After acquiring several years of experience as a staff services management auditor – a role at which he excelled, detecting more than $2 million in fraud, waste, abuse, misstatements, and errors during field audits he conducted in cities and counties throughout California – Mr. Collins achieved success as an independent accounting consultant to small businesses.
The organizations he works with rely on Mr. Collins to efficiently prepare, reconcile, analyze, interpret, store, and communicate the implications of various financial statements and reports, providing them with critical data about complex, constantly-shifting variables. Mr. Collins also assists business entities with strategic planning and implementation, financial analysis, and risk management. Together, these skills and experiences make him a truly formidable ally for any business owner, whether the project at hand involves payroll compliance, recordkeeping systems, or other business accounting issues.
Education:Completed all additional accounting, business law and auditing course work to qualify to sit for the California CPA exam at Saddleback College: 2017
Passed all parts of the California CPA exam.
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in General History from California State University: 2012
Admissions, certifications, and licenses:Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
Certified Public Account (candidate)
Mr. Collins’ specific experience areas include:Business accounting
Payroll tax compliance
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance
Tax fraud resolution