Robert J. McCarty, CPA, MST - Partner
Mr. McCarty graduated with honors from California State University, Fullerton in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting and later obtained a Masters of Business Taxation degree from Golden Gate University in June 1993.
Mr. McCarty began his career in 1984 with the Small Business Practice of Arthur Andersen LLP where he provided tax, accounting and consulting services to a wide variety of clients operating in the fields of manufacturing, distribution, entertainment and professional services. He subsequently joined Arthur Andersen’s tax department practicing full time as a tax consultant.
In 1988, Mr. McCarty joined the firm of Sobul, Primes & Schenkel where he helped establish a separate tax department providing tax compliance and consulting services to clients in the fields of real estate, entertainment, manufacturing and distribution. Mr. McCarty has also worked with a national accounting firm specializing in manufacturing and distribution and a national business management firm providing tax consulting services to the entertainment industry.
Today, Mr. McCarty continues his emphasis in tax, providing consulting services for individuals and closely held businesses ranging from professional services to retail, manufacturing, entertainment production and services and all aspects of the real estate industries. He also acts as the firm’s technology partner.
Mr. McCarty is a member of the American Institute and California Society of Certified Public Accountants. He has worked with many charitable and youth sports organizations as a director and coach. He is the former Director of Finance and a current member of the Board of Directors of the College of the Canyons Foundation.