Mr. Tarlson has been teaching in the graduate schools of accounting, taxation and finance at Golden Gate University for nearly twenty years, including several years teaching the Business Valuation course in the Graduate Accounting School. He is currently teaching the Income Tax Planning course in the Masters of Financial Planning program.
He is a California Probate Referee, where he is appointed by the California Superior Court to value estate assets in connection with their probate and distribution. He has extensive experience in a variety of property valuation contexts, including reporting on discounts for owners of fractional interests in real or personal property.
Mauna Arnzen is an Enrolled Agent and Manager of Tarlson & Associate’s Tax Practice. She received her Bachelor of Science from Seattle University and has been with the firm for 17 years.
George Tarlson is an Enrolled Agent and Associate with responsibility for periodic accounting for several of our clients. He also assists with analytical work in our forensic accounting area. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History from University of California, Santa Cruz and has been active with the firm for 10 years.
Andrew Vavuris is an Associate with primary responsibility for accounting and tax matters for several of our largest clients.
Jan Van Devere is our Office Manager with responsibility for all of our office operations, accounting for a number of our clients, and works with several government agencies in entity registration and compliance matters.