Todd D. Nakamoto
Todd has over 20 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining the KBF team as a partner, Todd was a Tax Director with a Big 4 firm in Orange County, where he served both SEC and private companies in various industries. His practice focuses on ASC 740, Accounting for Income Taxes. Services include income tax provision review and preparation, application and documentation of Accounting for Uncertainty in Income Taxes (“FIN 48”), income tax consulting and income tax return preparation.
Todd started his career in 1993 with BDO Seidman before joining Deloitte Tax LLP in 1996. He has experience with both closely held companies as well as multinational billion dollar SEC registrants. He has implemented and identified a broad array of tax consulting projects for his clients including accounting methods, R&D credits, international and multi-state issues.
At Deloitte, Todd devoted a significant amount of his time in the area of Accounting for Income Taxes. Todd prides himself in developing people and working together as a team with both his clients and colleagues. He has instructed at both the national, regional and local levels including topics related to Accounting for Income Taxes. He is focused on best practices to be effective and to provide timely services in the often fast-paced world of providing financial results.
Todd holds a Master of Science in Taxation degree from Golden Gate University and a Bachelor of Arts from the School of Business of California State University, Fullerton. He became a Certified Public Accountant in January 1996.
Todd resides in Aliso Viejo with his wife, Susan, and son, Lucas. In his spare time, he enjoys watching sports, traveling to Hawaii and spending time with his family.
FIN 48, ASC 740
California State University, Fullerton – Bachelor of Arts
Golden Gate University – Master of Science in Taxation