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Michael Schaffer

Michael Schaffer

Managing Director, Tax
Location: San Jose |
Industries: Nonprofit, Real Estate

Michael has extensive experience in tax compliance for not-for-profit organizations, family real estate partnerships, closely-held corporations, distribution, and other service sectors. He is also well-versed in corporate, partnership, and individual tax planning. He has over 30 years of experience in public accounting at local and national firms. Before that, he also served for three years as a revenue agent for the IRS.

Michael Schaffer holds an active CPA license in California.

Quick facts


Certified Public Accountant

  • Board of Directors – Congregation Beth David
  • Member – California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)
  • Member – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

BS/Business Administration – California State University, Northridge
MS/Taxation – Golden Gate University