Welcome to Gumbiner Savett Inc.

Gumbiner Savett Inc. (GS) is a full-service accounting firm providing audit and assurance, tax, business services, litigation support and business advisory services. Our clients range from individuals and their families to both private and public middle-market companies. Based in Santa Monica, the firm has been in business for over 60 years and is one of the largest local CPA firms in Southern California.

We consistently rank in the Los Angeles Business Journal's Largest Accounting Firms and have been recognized by the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) as one of the largest employers of CPAs in the State of California.

Our size and team approach allows us to provide the highest caliber of professional service to clients in local, national and international business communities. With deep community and industry involvement, we are also on top of the latest issues facing our clients as their business advisors. Put us to the test!

Large Changes to Overtime Rules Handed Down by DOL

The DOL has released a final rule that makes dramatic changes to the determination of which executive, administrative and professional employees are entitled to overtime pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The rule w...

Effective Marketing On a Budget

     By Irene Valverde –Director of HR and Firm Development Does your professional services firm have a minimal marketing budget or lack in-house marketing staff? Are some of your competitors outspending you 2, 5 or even ...

Choosing the Cash or Accrual Method of Accounting for Your New Business

When you start a business, you have many decisions to make. One very important decision is the method of accounting your business will use for reporting income and expenses on your tax return. The two methods most commonly use...

Art collectors should use tax laws to protect heirs

With proper plan­ning, collectors can enhance the financial benefits of their art collection. If you are a serious art collector, you should be aware of the numerous tax issues related to the ownership and transfer of art and...

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