A native of New York, Jacob graduated from Touro College with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree. After working as a summer intern at an asset management hedge fund in New York, Jacob moved to Los Angeles and joined Manela & Co. in August 2015. As a member of the audit team, Jacob has participated in all audit and attest engagements conducted at Manela & Co. He has successfully passed all of the required Uniform CPA examinations, and is awaiting approval from the State Board of Accountancy to be certified as a Level-Two CPA in California.
Jacob has experience in financial statement audits and reviews, as well as compilation reports and statements of net worth. During tax season, Jacob assists with the preparation of individual, corporate, partnership, and Tax-Exempt Organization income tax returns. Along with those responsibilities, he assists clients with sales tax filing and compliance with the State Board of Equalization, as well as year-end payroll wage reporting.