About


Windes is a recognized leader in the field of accounting, assurance, tax, and business advisory services. We provide valuable business solutions to meet the needs of privately held businesses, nonprofit organizations, and high-net-worth individuals. Windes has 29 partners and 180 employees in three offices located in Long BeachIrvine, and Los Angeles.

We offer a full range of capabilities, including audit and assurance, employee benefit services, estate and trust planning, cybersecurity, fractional  CFO, business value acceleration and exit planning, executive recruiting, human resources consulting, merger and acquisition assistance, and tax planning and consulting, including tax credit studies.

Our international alliance with Baker Tilly International, a global association of high quality, mid-tier and regional firms ranked among the world’s top ten accountancy and business services networks, allows us to provide clients with worldwide capabilities.

With so many choices, why Windes?

Our Reputation and Dedication

Our long-standing reputation is built on our guiding principles of integrity, independence, continued improvements, and professional excellence. Since 1926, our focus has been on always doing the right thing.

One of our core value is to serve our communities and we are very proud of our Medium Workforce Winner spotlight in the Civic 50 Orange County program, which recognizes the 50 most community-minded companies in the county. We have made this list every year since its inception.

Our People

We concentrate on recruiting and retaining the best people. We support significant investment in our employees to ensure that we produce superior work. Our professionals are developed through technical training, coaching and mentoring, and professional development to make certain that client service requirements are provided by the most qualified and competent professionals. We realize that our people are our greatest asset and we provide them with the opportunities they need to be successful and excel in our profession.

We believe that if you treat your employees well and provide a dynamic environment where people can optimize their potential and careers, then that, in turn, leads to great client service. Windes has been named by Accounting Today, a national publication, as one of the best accounting firms to work for in the country for several years running. It is quite an honor to be one of the 100 best in the U.S. Windes has also been recognized as a “best places to work” every year in both Los Angeles and Orange Counties, ranking as high as number three, two separate times, in Orange County, and the top CPA firm in both counties. We are a top 200 firm in the country, ranking at the hundredth mark.

Our Clients

At Windes, we realize that our success depends upon your success. We want to exceed your expectations and add value through each encounter with you. We focus on providing exceptional client service with personalized, long-term relationships. We are committed to learning and understanding your business so that we will be able to meet your needs and provide insightful solutions. We pride ourselves on the technical quality of our work and the timely delivery of our services.

We have a diversified client base with more than 5,000 clients in all industries ranging from small- to large-sized businesses, with the core being small- to mid-size privately owned and family owned businesses. In addition, we service nonprofit organizations and high-net-worth individuals, covering Southern California, the U.S., and around the globe.