The CPA Group, PLLC was founded by James P. Mayer, Robert Johnson and Mark Van Wyngarden. The firm mainly focuses on tax and accounting for businesses and individuals. Our individual and collective experiences also provide us expertise in estates, trusts, tax representation, business transition planning, and financial planning. We are members of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants. The firm participates in peer review to ensure financial statement quality.
James P. Mayer, CPA started his career in public accounting in 1980. He received his Bachelor¡¯s Degree in Accounting from the University of Washington. Jim brings significant experience in the financial statement preparation area, as well as business and individual income taxes.
Robert Johnson, CPA received a Bachelor¡¯s Degree in Accounting from Central Washington University and a Masters Degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University. Prior to entering public accounting, Bob was a Revenue Agent for the Internal Revenue Service. Bob has experience assisting businesses and individuals that have controversies with various taxing authorities
Mark H. Van Wyngarden, CPA has been in public accounting since 1991. Prior to that time, he was involved in a multi-state retail organization learning business first hand. He is a Central Washington University graduate earning both a degree in Accounting and a degree in Finance. Mark has assisted numerous clients with business transactions and valuations, estates, trusts, and financial planning.
In accordance with the disclosure required by WAC 4-25-660, Section 2, The CPA Group, PLLC holds a CPA firm registration for the state of Washington, issued by the Washington Board of Accountancy. We will provide our clients a list of individuals licensed by the Board upon request by contacting James Mayer at firstname.lastname@example.org.