Focus. Organization. Experience. Knowledge.
Robert R. Alford is a Certified Public Accountant in the Los Angeles area and the Owner of RRA. With 35 years of experience in the accounting field, Robert is an expert in providing consulting and compliance services to entrepreneurial closely held private companies as well as high net worth individuals. He has frequently received praise from clients for his professionalism, dedication, and extensive knowledge of financial management.
A New Orleans native, Robert earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Southeastern Louisiana University. He continues to expand his knowledge and skills each year by regularly attending seminars related to accounting and auditing, ethics, fraud, government, tax, consulting, and financial planning.
Prior to starting his own business, Robert began his accounting career as a Staff Accountant at Harrell, Smith & Garrity in 1983, where he performed tax and audit services for companies in a wide range of industries including construction, government, home and urban development, oil and gas, professional services, real estate, and retail. In 1988, Robert went on to become a Senior Accountant at Braverman, Codron & Company, where he performed tax return preparations and reviews, monthly financial statement reviews, financial planning, and financial activity coordination in addition to supervising bookkeeping functions, pension plan accounting, and pension plan tax return preparations. Robert left Braverman, Codron & Company in 1991 to launch RRA.
For more than 25 years our office has been serving private and public companies as well as individuals in the areas of business management, corporate services, personal planning, small business and software training. Each of our services is provided with a solid methodology tailored to your specific needs. It's a partnership mentality in which our professional relationship combines the best of both worlds- your requirements and our expertise.
Our mission is to guide each and every one of our clients through the oceanic world of tax and accounting safely and profitably; a world in which the tides are forever shifting and the weather is often unpredictable. We are fully committed to our clients and we are continually educating and upgrading our own knowledge and internal systems to ensure we all remain on the cutting edge of tax planning and technology.