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For many years, Wayne Lippman's CPA office in Walnut Creek has served as one of the top public accounting firms in the area. Wayne brings over 40 years of experience including over 20 years at Price Waterhouse, where he resided as a tax partner in both Oakland and San Francisco. Wayne also served as the Managing Tax Partner of Price Waterhouse' Walnut Creek office.

Wayne's specialty is personal tax planning for corporate executives and tax planning for small medium and large corporations. He has expertise in financial strategy, stock option / portfolio planning, experimental tax credits and cross-state and multi-state taxation. He's managed tax planning for industries ranging from construction to distribution, high technology, manufacturing, retail, real estate and venture capital. Mr. Lippman participates in a number of professional organizations and previously served as Chairman of the Taxation Committee of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants in the East Bay Chapter. Wayne earned a BA degree in Economics from UC, Berkeley and a MS degree in Taxation at Golden Gate University. 

In 2015 Wayne launched a YouTube Channel providing free Tax Tips for consumers to bring his expertise from Walnut Creek to the world. Here is one of his most recent videos:

Wayne Lippman - How to reduces taxes in 2015 and 2016

Financial Planning

Wayne Lippman and our experienced team of CPAs provide comprehensive financial planning services. We have a deep background in strategy and tactical planning and are adept at helping organizations set and reach short and long term financial goals. 

Tax Planning

With over 40 years as a tax accountant and CPA, Lippman & Associates' Chairman Wayne Lippman provides unparalleled tax expertise. Out of our Northern California headquarters in Walnut Creek, we frequently service both local, California, National and International clients,


From simple to complex daily accounting services, Wayne Lippman provides everything from the basic tax return filing to sophisticated global financial structures. 

Financial Management

As financial managers, we help our clients manage their finance strategy, day-to-day account management, payroll and financial planning. We consult a wide range of consumers and types of businesses as financial management experts. 

Wayne Lippman's top 5 tax tips for 2016

In this video, acclaimed CPA Wayne Lippman provides free expert tax advice for saving money on your 2016 taxes.  He presents consumers with a number of clear and simple ways to effectively reduce their tax burdens in various scenarios. 

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