Ms. Rina Shah, CPA, CA
2017 Nettleton Lane
Broadview Heights, OH 44147
Position in taxation/accounting/finance or related area that offers key participation, related challenges and a career opportunity. Seven years experience and in-depth knowledge in general ledger accounting, preparation of financial statements, taxation and auditing.
Dingus and Daga, Inc. Shaker Heights, Ohio Feb 2003 – June 2007
Ensuring integrity of client accounting system by framing & monitoring of accounting system and information. Providing compilation services for more than 75 clients mainly doctors, nursing practices, manufacturers, and preparation of financial statements etc. involving detailed ratio analysis and financial reporting.
Preparation of individual and corporate tax returns, timely monitoring payroll, sales & use tax related compliances, correspondences with regulatory authorities for client issues, preparing personal financial statements for various clients including doctors, NFL players, etc.
Providing other client services as and when required in terms of advices, helping to plan & budget, providing timely information and keeping them up with changing environment.
Leader in the firm in setting up a system for the new CAT tax. Advocated clients and peers and set up systems for them through research and analysis.
Performed various agreed upon procedures of a variety of clients including Cleveland Hopkins airport as well as certain profit sharing plans and financial statement reporting to the board of directors of some clients.
Assisted on special payroll and other projects of architecture firms etc.
Ability to work efficiently under pressure as well as in a team environment.
Shah Shah & Co. Mumbai, India Aug 1998- Nov 2001
Duties mainly included preserving high levels of internal control achieved by detailed vouching and analytical procedures and ensuring the integrity and reliability of accounting information. Assisting external auditor in final audit. Responsibility varied according to the terms of the engagement. I learned to handle with care the issues relating to frauds and reportable conditions.
Financial audit/Statutory Audit of 30 companies engaged in various activities viz. theatres, manufacturing, wholesale, and retail businesses. Duty & scope varied according to the rules and regulations of the statute or law requiring the audit.
Filing tax returns for individuals, partnerships, corporations and attending tax queries.
Providing bookkeeping services for clients and reporting to client management team including preparation of financial statements, plans and update budgets etc. Also provided a wide range of management consulting services.
Meticulous and Dependable. Excellent research, documentation and presentation skills. Flexible & quick learner. MS Office (Proficient). Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills. Knowledge of several tax and accounting software’s.
CPA, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, USA (Nov 2002)
C.A., Chartered Accountancy. Institute of Chartered Accountancy of India, India (May 2001)
B.COM, Mumbai University, India. Evaluated equal to US bachelors (B.S. in Accounting). Major in Accounts & Audit. Valedictorian of high school.