Highly Experience Team

We are a full service Tax accounting firm located in the heart of Sunnyvale. Our dedicated professionals have been providing accounting services for over 25 years and hold an astonishing combined experience of over 45 years. Our expertise extends to services for individuals to services for entities including corporations, partnerships, LLCs, S-corporations, non-profits, start-ups, and others.

Why Are We Different

We are small but very experienced firm, our experience alone sets us apart from many other firms however our major strength is our people and our commitment not only for excellence but to be a Partner you can rely on.Because of our size we can provide dedicated expertise for any accounting issue and we strive not just to be your Tax advisors but to be a true partner that can provide expertise on a wide range of issues and be the professionals that you can truly trust and rely on.

Meet Our Staff

Bennet Perera, EA – Managing Director

Bennet has over 20 years in helping small business and individuals with all types of accounting and tax matters. Bennet’s specializes in small business accounting needs from inception to sale and assists many companies located both in the US and outside of the country. Bennet provides extensive tax planning and outsourced CFO rolls for companies who need assistance. His experience also extends to Home owner association (HOA) financial management and guidance from the accounting and tax perceptive.

Shay Perera, CPA – Partner

Shay graduated from Santa Clara University with a degree in Finance. Shay’s focuses on small business tax planning and strategies and has helped companies transition from small to large organizations. He has extensive knowledge on foreign based corporations with consolidated financial reporting for Venture back startups and other type of corporations. Shay also enjoys working with Trust and Trust related accounting and Tax matters.here to add your own text

Bruce Spencer, CPA – Senior Accountant

Bruce comes to us from the BTB Tax Services merger.  Bruce worked for BTB for several years before taking the business over in 2006, then ultimately joining Bennet Shay in 2016.  In addition to a strong and varied accounting background, Bruce brings his years of auditing and income tax preparation experience to the Bennet Shay team.  Bruce enjoys spending time with his family, including his children and lovely wife Diana, and is blessed they still put up with his other passions, playing hockey and collecting guitars.

Jim Watkins, CPA – Retired

Jim joined our group 2 years ago and has experience in managing large accounting firms. He has over 20 years of tax and audit experience and enjoys training and teaching new staff. Jim has extensive experience with IRS and State audits for businesses and individuals. Jim recently has retired but does assist on projects as needed.

May Huang, EA – Associate

May has over 20 years of experience helping individuals and small businesses. She has extensive experience with clients based in China and Hong Kong both individuals and corporate clients, she also assist clients with Court room reporting requirements and Trust accounting.

Victor Laurel – Associate

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Angeline Chan – Payroll and Bookkeeping specialist

Angeline has over 10 years of experience in providing payroll, sales tax, and bookkeeping to small business using Quickbooks.

Beatrice Fernandez – Payroll and Bookkeeping specialist

Bea specializes in providing payroll, sales tax, and bookkeeping to small business using Quickbooks.

Mike Cruz – Accounting specialist

Mike has over 10 years of experience in accounting and tax matters and specializes in organizing information for tax preparation.