Member Focus Talk
Sawin & Kotani Accountancy Corporation
4401 Atlantic Ave., #103, Long Beach
Craig Kotani of Sawin & Kotani Accounting Corporation has been a member of EALB since 2002.
Sid Sawin, the original Founder of the accounting firm, was an amazing colleague to Craig.
Craig and Sid become business partners and had a fantastic working relationship.
continues the legacy of Sid with his wonderful staff.
gave an extremely interesting talk about how the 2010 Affordable Care act relates to how you will need to prepare for taxes this year.
Make certain you know about the new 1095 Form.
Did you know in 2014 everyone in the United States is mandated to have health insurance?
Did it will be enforced through your taxes this year?
explained there is now a penalty for not having health insurance and it is over a three year increment.
This means the first year is 1% of your income or $95, whichever is greater.
The penalties for not having health insurance will increase the next two years.
In addition to not having coverage, an individual will need to make certain he
has adequate health coverage.
Larger deductibles will not work.
Open enrollment for health coverage has started and will go through February 2015.
It is important for all tax payers to make certain they not only have coverage, but adequate coverage.
Craig was born in Los Angeles and lived in LA until he moved to Hacienda Heights during his high school days.
He attended Los Alamitos High School.
He is an alumni of the University of Southern California, graduating in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting.
later received his
has been married to his
lovely wife, Jennifer, for 23 years.
They have two children.
son attends university in Washington and his
daughter is contemplating where she
will attend when she
is fortunate with a lovely family, "We have great children!"
Everyone in the EALB
services can account the outstanding professionalism and care of Craig's accounting services.
understands the tax saving potential for owning your own business and keeps his
clients up-to-date with need-to-know tax information.
provides individual and customized care for every one of his
is located in the Bixby Knolls area of Long Beach at 4401 Atlantic Avenue, Suite #103, 90807.
Speaker: Craig Kotani