Welcome to Pinotti and Associates, Inc.
Pinotti and Associates, Inc. is an accounting and tax firm located in the heart of San Francisco’s North Beach district. Our dedicated staff prides itself on going beyond traditional accounting services. Pinotti and Associates provides comprehensive tax preparation services and solutions in the areas of accounting, tax, estate planning, and other financial services to clients in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. Our goal is to help our clients promote financial health and achieve financial independence by serving as their tax and financial partner.
When it comes to describing Pinotti and Associates, Inc., "watchful" is the operative word. By keeping a close watch on our clients' entire financial situation, our staff is able to point out tax savings as well as to suggest good business practices, observed over time, which can lend efficiency to our clients businesses. Pinotti and Associates, Inc. prides itself on responding to clients' needs in a timely fashion. Clients' situations are on a weekly basis and calls are placed to all our clients quarterly, if not more frequently. We often work closely with the client's attorneys, consultants, bankers, pension administrators, real estate brokers, and other key advisors.
Luigi Pinotti, a native of San Francisco's North Beach, received his BS in accounting from the University of San Francisco. Before creating Pinotti & Associates, Inc., in 2008, Lou was a valued member of Calegari & Morris where he served his clientele of small businesses, contractors, real estate companies and individuals for over 23 years. He has also held positions in the tax departments of two San Francisco accounting firms: John F. Forbes & Co. and KMG Main Hurdmann, where he was a tax supervisor.An active member of his community, Lou participates in a number of North Beach organizations. He serves on the Boards of Directors of the Italian American Community Services Agency and is the Chief Financial Officer of the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club.