Howard Schoenfeld is the Managing Partner of Puget Sound Accounting Services since January 2012 and from 1994 thru 2012 he was the Owner of HS Computer Services dba HS Accounting Services. He also had his own business before 1994 in other locations where he had lived.
He has 40 plus years combined experience as an Accountant, Full Charge Bookkeeper. Tax Preparer, A/R, A/P, payroll, banking. Project Management, budgeting, business start-ups and workflow coordinator, training, sales, collections, and administration. Howard specializes in Business and Financial Consultation and Accounting Software Cleanup. He also does startup consulting and implementation. He advises Business Owners of what kind of Retirement Accounts to setup and refers them to a Stockbroker who can set that up with the Business Owner(s) and Employees.
My clients are Contractor's, Wholesaler's, Distributor's, Retailer's, Services, Actors/Actresses, Musicians, E-Commerce and more. Howard is a Certified Pro Advisor for QuickBooks Desktop, QuickBooks Online, QuickBooks Enterprise, QuickBooks Point of Sale, Xero Certified Partner. He does many Webinars and Seminars throughout the year to keep Certified and every year does over 18 hours of training for Tax Preparation. He is currently a Co-Organizer of the QuickBooks Users Group in Seattle, WA thru Meetup.com since 2009.
Howard is a Veteran and was in the US Air Force, US Air Force Active Reserves and US Navy. He is a Life Member of the Air Force Sergeants Association and Disabled American Veterans (DAV). He is still active in the DAV, he is the past Adjutant (Secretary) of the local Chapter and was the Treasurer of DAV for the State of Washington.
Steve Edmunds, a life-long resident of Washington State, holds an Associates in Applied Science Accounting degree from Bellevue College. As a continuing education goal Steve attended an extensive bookkeeping class and went on to pass the six exams necessary to become a certified bookkeeper with the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers. He has been keeping books for a small number of businesses since August 2015, and is currently looking to increase his client base. Steve has for several decades prepared his own federal income tax returns, and has prepared returns for others the last three years.
Beyond his studies of accounting principles, Steve has hands-on experience with several accounting software programs, including Sage 50, Microsoft Dynamics, and Quickbooks. As a Certified Quickbooks Proadvisor he hopes to help many business owners get the most out of their endeavors.
Born and raised in Seattle Washington. Graduated from the University of Washington with a BA in Business Administration. Graduated cum laude with a BS in Information Technology from DeVry University. Got my MBA from Keller Graduate of Management in Accounting.
As a Accounting Manager, I organized and systematized accounting systems. Specialize in cleaning up accounting departments and accounting databases. Worked as Controller for various companies. Implemented accounting software. Troubleshoot software issue.
Member of National Society of Accountants (NSA), National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP), National Society of Tax Proessionals (NSTP). Member of (WSSEA) Washington State Society of Enrolled Agents, and am a Director on the Board. Member of (NSEA) National Society of Enrolled Agents. GOLD Member of Intuit ProAdvisor Program.