Manager Profile: Cathy Silva
Cathy Silva, CPA, is a tax manager in WNDE’s Carlsbad office. In this role, she manages client engagements including all types of tax returns, tax research, tax planning and projections, and tax compliance in addition to compilation, review and audit engagements. Her clients consist of high net worth individuals, trusts, partnerships, LLCs and S- and C-Corporations. She joined the WNDE team in 2004.
Cathy was born and raised in Long Beach. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from California College of Commerce. She earned her CPA certificate in 1983. She worked at a few accounting firms in Long Beach before moving to Escondido and joining the WNDE team.
Cathy’s areas of expertise include agriculture, real estate, wholesale distribution, professional services, construction contractors and motor vehicle dealerships. She is a member of the AICPA and CalCPA.
Cathy is married and her husband owns a small business. She said, “This has given me insights into what a business owner goes through on a daily basis so I can relate to clients’ issues.”
She and her husband attend Neighborhood Group Meetings and volunteer when possible. They have one adult son. When away from the office, she rides a dirt bike.
Contact Cathy today to see how her expertise may help you!