We are a team of highly skilled tax professionals with years of experience and expertise in the field of tax, accounting, business advisory, payroll, business consulting, compilation and review services, sales tax audit and financial planning. We provide comprehensive solutions to small businesses. Our goal is to exceed our client’s expectations by providing exceptional quality services. We thrive when we help your business grow.
We match every client with the specialized services and experts they need in order to find success. Our experts are here to help you
We spend time with our clients to understand their business, family and personal needs to determine the best financial solutions
Our relationship-based approach transcends traditional CPA role where we strive at all times to do what is in the best interest for our clients
Mohammad has extensive tax and accounting knowledge of both US and international combined with super-human research skills. He has over 15 years of tax and accounting experience working in public accounting, industry and with businesses of all sizes. His past experience as a small business owner gives him the unique ability to understand issues, challenges and dynamics of running a small business. He is passionately committed to the success of his clients both operationally and financially.
Mohammad is a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant (Ontario). He graduated Cum Laude with B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance from University of Houston and M.B.A in the Management from University of Houston-V.
Mohammad enjoys spending time with family and supporting his Alma Mater.
Saim has over 11 years of extensive experience working in public accounting at Ernst & Young, industry, large and small businesses and individuals in addressing both their accounting and tax needs. He tirelessly co-manages the practice and ensures that all engines are running throughout the year.
Saim is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Financial Analyst(CFA) (There are more doctors in the world than CFAs), Certified Anti Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS), Realtor and most important all-around tax and accounting whiz.
Saim graduated Summa Cum Laude from University of Houston with a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance. Saim enjoys spending time with family, supporting his Houston Cougars in various sports and traveling around the world.
Waqar has over 10 years of diverse experience in accounting and tax with focus on small business. He manages the firm’s day to day operations and continuously strive to add value for client’s day-in and day-out. He is one of our lead accountants handling tax preparation, consulting, and accounting services.
Waqar received his with B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance from University of Houston and M.B.A in the Management from University of Houston-V. He is currently studying to be an Enrolled Agent.
Waqar enjoys taking advantage of beautiful outdoors and does not any opportunity to travel. He loves sports
Anne Joined us in the beginning of 2018 tax season has never looked back. She has more than 11 years of experience in accounting and tax with various CPA firms. She works with many of our largest ongoing accounting and tax clients.
Anne received her B.B.A. in Accounting from University of Houston-Downtown. She is currently studying to be an Enrolled Agent.
Anne loves gardening and spending time outdoor with family.
Veronica is our firm administrator and likely the first person you will speak to at AKIF CPA. She takes pride in acting as the spokesperson for our hard working team and maximizing the efficiency of the organization. She has worn many hats over the years and is a very valuable member of our staff.
Veronica worked in diverse roles in different areas of the industry and loves meeting our client’s needs and requirements.
Veronica loves traveling anywhere and everywhere and enjoys time with family.
Sam comes from a unique background where prior to joining AKIF CPA, he owned multiple small businesses including being an owner operator. He has great in-depth knowledge of small business thus handles most of the small business accounts. Sam has the unique ability to figure out where business owners are losing money or potential opportunities they might be missing out on. In addition, Sam deals with hundreds of Owner-Operators, Shippers and Brokers and has great knowledge of the industry.
Sam has been to all lower 48 states and Canada. Sam is currently working on finishing up his education and loves spending time with his dog.
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We work very closely with our clients to really get a understanding of their financial needs because solid foundation is the key to best relationships. As your year-round adviser, we are focused on challenges you face and providing resources to meet those challenges, no matter how complex your individual or business situations are.
We are a professional team with decades of experience, a strong code of ethics, clear vision, passion and commitment to your success. We always strive to meet our client’s expectations and help them achieve their financial goals. We founded Akif CPA after working in large, top-level accounting firms with the goal of helping small and mid-sized businesses succeed.