8:00 - 8:15 Registration & Networking
8:15 - 8:45 Breakfast
8:45 - 9:30 Speaker
The Pacific Club requires all men to wear a sports coat. No jeans allowed. Business casual attire recommended.
Steve Benavides, CPA at Bolar, Hirsch & Jennings will be presenting the New Federal Tax Laws on California.
Mr. Benavides is a Certified Public Accountant practicing in the city of Irvine, California. In 2016 Mr. Benavides merged his practice with Bolar, Hirsch & Jennings, LLP which is now the largest Real Estate Tax Practice in Orange County. His practice consists of accounting and tax management services, tax research, planning and analysis, trust management and representation before various governmental agencies. His specialty is real estate and fiduciary tax accounting. His current practice focuses on high net worth individuals and their controlled companies and related investment and trust holdings.
Mr. Benavides earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management at San Jose State University, graduating Cum Laude in 1973. He has earned a Juris Doctor degree at the University of California, Hastings College of Law, and was admitted to practice law in California in 1976 and certified to practice law in California and federal District Courts. He earned his certification as a Certified Public Accountant and was admitted to the practice of accountancy in 1981. In 1985 he was awarded his NASD D.P.P. Principals License (Series 39) and NASD Registered Representative License (Series 22) with the National Association of Securities Dealers.