North Star Tax & Accounting is committed to providing quality services to both businesses and individuals. We offer bookkeeping, payroll, tax preparation, and audit services to business owners. Our goal is to make your life easier. We can handle all aspects of the finances for businesses. We also do customized reporting and analysis, including job costing, budget analysis, and overhead review. For individuals we offer income tax return preparation services and personal finance management.
Sheena is the founder of North Star Tax & Accounting, which she started in 2008. This business has since grown to two partners and 12 employees. North Star Tax & Accounting provides bookkeeping, payroll, consulting, audit and tax services.
Sheena specializes in restructuring and organizing QuickBooks, having been using QuickBooks since 1995. She has done specialized cost and profitability analyses for struggling businesses and consulted the owners so that they were able to be more profitable. She has a lot of experience in accounting and continues to grow the business and provide quality assistance to business owners in multiple industries.
Sheena received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a major in Accounting, from Washington State University.
Sheena has had a love for numbers since she was a child, starting bookkeeping at 12 years old for her father’s construction business. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.
David joined North Star Tax and Accounting in 2020 with a focus on tax planning, tax compliance, and business consultation. Prior to joining the firm, David spent 8 years as a Corporate Controller where he was responsible for accounting, treasury, and tax for a billion dollar publicly traded company with over 700 retail locations in 8 countries, under 4 brand names, and was part of the North America leadership/executive team. He brings a vast knowledge of business operations and corporate planning that he utilizes to help smaller to mid-sized companies improve overall cash flow and profitability. Prior to his corporate experience, David spent 10 years in public accounting with a focus on manufacturing, construction, and private equity with a strong focus on international taxation and corporate structuring.
David received his bachelor’s in Business Administration with a Masters in Taxation from the University of Washington. He is a member of the AICPA and is a registered CPA with the State of Washington. Outside of accounting, David enjoys coaching his kid’s soccer and hockey teams and staying active in the community.
Mike joined North Star Tax and Accounting in 2020 with a focus on audit, review, and compilations. Prior to joining the firm, Mike started his accounting career working with corporate internal audit teams that included Whole Foods Market in Austin, TX and Nordstrom in Seattle, WA. In 2010, Mike transitioned out of corporate accounting to a public accounting firm where he specialized in accounting and auditing services, specializing primarily in labor union and non-profit organizations. Mike also assisted with individual, corporate, and non-profit tax preparation; bookkeeping services for local businesses, as well as in-house IT support.
Mike received his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Biola University in La Mirada, CA in 2005. When not traveling, Mike enjoys being outdoors with his wife and two young girls on their property in Snohomish, WA.
Kristin is a registered CPA with the state of Washington and joined North Star Tax and Accounting in January 2020 after three years at a large public accounting firm. She came with experience and a focus on closely held businesses, flow through entities, not-for-profit, and individual tax compliance. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a dual focus on accounting and finance from the University of Washington Bothell where she graduated magna cum laude. She has truly enjoyed getting to know her clients while providing them with excellent service and kindness. In her spare time Kristin loves to garden, serve at her church, and spend time with friends and family.
Kimberly was born and raised in the great Northwest where she currently resides. She attended Everett Community College with an emphasis in accounting coursework. Kimberly has a diverse background but her true passion is bookkeeping and taxes. She began preparing taxes in 2009 which eventually led her to employment with North Star in 2012. Kimberly is currently one of North Star’s tax preparers. She enjoys being with her animals, family, and friends when in between her tax deadlines.