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Our Firm

Kuhn & Koviak CPAs, Inc., is a certified public accounting and business consulting firm located in San Diego, CA. Since 1994, we have provided tax, accounting, assurance and consulting services to business organizations in a wide range of industries as well as individuals and families. Our team’s cumulative professional experience and expertise helps us to ensure that every client receives the comprehensive service and personalized attention they deserve. Our dedication to client service has resulted in long-standing client relationships, many of which originated by word of mouth.



Stephan M. Kuhn, CPA: He is a native San Diegan graduating with honors from the University of San Diego in 1979. He worked for a regional accounting firm in San Diego before starting his own firm in 1984. He expanded this Mission Valley firm to the 15th largest in San Diego County. Mr. Kuhn has over 30 years of public accounting experience specializing in taxation. He is the firm’s managing partner and is also in charge of the firm’s business consulting services. Mr. Kuhn is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.




Kuhn & Koviak CPAs, Inc. offers a broad range of services to our clients. We strive to meet each client’s specific needs in planning for the future and reaching their goals in an ever-changing financial and regulatory environment. Our professional services include:

Tax Services

Market pressures, an increasingly complex regulatory environment, competition and globalization have all converged to complicate an organization’s approach to tax planning and compliance. Kuhn & Koviak, CPAs, Inc. brings together a distinctive combination of tax planning, compliance, and industry and regulatory experience to help our clients navigate this changing landscape. We prefer to take a proactive vs. reactive approach to tax services. By keeping current on new tax laws and legislation, we are in a position to identify key tax planning opportunities that minimize both your current and future tax liabilities. We provide our individual and business clients with the taxation expertise and knowledge that they deserve throughout the year.

Tax Planning & Preparation

Are you taking advantage of all tax benefits the tax code allows? Proper tax planning and careful preparation really help the bottom line for our successful individual and business clients. Whether you are an individual or a partnership with multiple tiers, our experienced staff can develop tax strategies that take advantage of new tax laws and legislation.

IRS Representation

During our years of experience we have assisted hundreds of taxpayers with IRS Offers in Compromise, IRS Audits, IRS Appeals, IRS Collection Due Process Appeals and many other IRS tax controversies and issues. When dealing with all the different taxing authorities, and in that process we have achieved a level of competence that is reassuring to our clients that they are being properly represented before the various tax agencies.

Business Compliance Services

Kuhn & Koviak, CPAs, Inc. offers a solution to address the tax compliance needs of corporations, partnerships, and other business entities. Our specialized compliance services can be integrated at any point in the compliance life cycle to help employers stay on the right side of regulatory compliance. Staying current on constantly changing laws and regulations, meeting strict government deadlines, and avoiding costly fines and penalties can be an administrative burden for a company of any size.

Estate & Trust Tax Preparation

We have extensive experience in the preparation of estate and trust tax returns. Effective estate and gift planning facilitates the orderly transfer of assets to your beneficiaries and provides security for family. For business owners, we can also help to provide a solution for business continuity and succession of ownership. We can guide you through the complex process of getting your financial affairs in order.