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Melvin Tobaru

Melvin Tobaru is a partner in the Tax Reporting %26 Advisory practice of Grant Thornton's Orange County, Calif., office. He has more than 22 years of experience in public accounting with both Grant Thornton and a former Big Five accounting firm.

Orange County, California

Industries
  • Real estate and construction
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology and telecommunications
  • Transportation, logistics, warehousing and distribution
Service Experience
  • Strategic federal tax
  • Tax
  • International tax
  • Tax reporting and advisory
 

Melvin Tobaru

 

 

 

Executive summary


Melvin Tobaru is a partner in the Tax Reporting %26 Advisory practice of Grant Thornton's Orange County, Calif., office. He has more than 22 years of experience in public accounting with both Grant Thornton and a former Big Five accounting firm.

 

Melvin has significant experience in the corporate income tax accounting, and income tax planning, structuring, and compliance for partnerships, limited liability companies, S corporations, and C corporations. Melvin has extensive experience in business and tax advisory services for publicly- and privately-held companies in numerous industries including aerospace and defense, manufacturing and distribution, technology hardware and software, and retail and apparel. 
 

 

Professional qualification

  • AICPA
  • Cal-CPA

 

Community involvement

  • Make-A-Wish, Orange County, Board Member
  • Inland Empire, Southern California, Board Member; Governance Committee Chair
     

Education

  • BS, Accounting, University of Hawaii – Manoa
 
 

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