Michael Gordon CPA, grew up in San Francisco. He went to San Francisco State University and obtained his B.A. in accounting. He then went on to U.C. Berkeley where he obtained his MBA in accounting. After graduating from U.C. Berkeley, he moved his family to Denver where he joined Arthur Andersen & Co. Mike moved to Coos Bay, Oregon in 1990 and started a CPA practice. Today, he has a staff of 9, specializing in tax and consulting, mainly for business owners. His subjects have included tax planning, inventory management, entity choices, tax updates, corporate tax issues, negotiating skills, lease analysis, personnel management, pricing of professional services and more.