October Newsletter – O&S CPAs & Business Advisors

Finally, Some Progress

It seems that the only things that come out of Washington these days are stupid headlines about stupid stuff. I guess that’s how they keep the masses attention focused where they want it. Sadly amidst all the spin and PR jockeying the less sexy important things get buried and overlooked. One such thing is H.R. […]

Long Beach-Based CPA Firm O&S CPAs Receives National Recognition

     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Long Beach-Based CPA Firm O&S CPAs Receives National Recognition Long Beach, California – September 17, 2019 – O&S CPAs & Business Advisors, a rapidly growing CPA firm, was recently named as one of the 2019 Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work For, as well as, One of the Best Companies […]


The R&D Tax Credit: Making it Work No one can afford to leave money on the table. Nevertheless, when it comes to the R&D credit, cash is left untouched all the time. Despite the fact that the R&D credit has been available since 1981, less than a third of eligible companies recognize that they qualify […]

O&S CPAs September Client Update Newsletter

10 Low-Cost Fraud Prevention Options In Purchasing

Many small organizations typically have limited resources to both prevent and recover from fraud. There is also often a high level of trust put upon employees due to the lack of internal controls. According to the Report to the Nations: 2018 Global Study of Occupational Fraud and Abuse (the Global Study) published by the Association […]

Merage School Digital Focus Helps Elevate Oswaldo Diaz, EMBA ‘19, From CFO to CEO

July 11, 2019 • By Jessie Yount   Earlier this year, Oswaldo Diaz, EMBA ’19, applied for the CFO job at O&S LLP, a highly ranked and rapidly growing Certified Public Accounting and consulting firm in Southern California. The role was a natural step for Diaz, who had built his career in accounting. But when […]

While You Were Out Celebrating…

One of the reasons I love the 4th of July is the open display of defiance to overregulation by the use of illegal fireworks. You can drive through some areas of town and see ample evidence of civil disobedience, despite threats of heavy fines by local governments. Pushing back against overregulation and taxation is what […]

O&S CEO Completes MBA Program at UCI Paul Merage School of Business

Monday, June 17, 2019 Commencement Cermony – O&S would like to congratulate our CEO as he completes the MBA program at UCI Paul Merage School of Business. Diaz is featured in the UCI #WeAreMerage Commencement 2019 program recognizing his hard work, dedication and perseverance this journey required. See more information and videos on Oswaldo Diaz […]

The Best Investment For Anyone

It’s pretty unlikely that I’ll ever be asked to speak at a commencement ceremony. I don’t have great academic accomplishments or a particularly storied Resume. I don’t even have a fancy robe with colored sashes and tassels. I guess I’ll never rise to that level of wisdom. But frequently I am asked for advice and […]