Chico, CA CPA Accounting Firm

About Us

Roster Carlsen Inc. is a CPA firm that provides comprehensive accounting and tax services to businesses and individuals in Northern California. We are a well-respected firm with a reputation for expertise and integrity.

Roster Carlsen Inc. understands that businesses need a competent and reliable financial advocate. Yes, we can do your tax preparation and process accurate financial statements. But our real strength lies in our ability to stand with you as you grow your business and to be a trusted partner as you make the difficult decisions necessary for your success.

Jerrald L. Roster, CPA, MS-TAXATION

EDUCATION MS – TAXATION

Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA – 1978

B.S. – ACCOUNTING

California State University, Chico, CA – 1973

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT

California – 1975

CREDENTIALS HELD

Accredited in Business Valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

AFFILIATIONS

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE

Mr. Roster has served a wide variety of clients of various sizes from small to those of substantial magnitude ($60 million in annual sales). Responsibilities and experience include tax, financial, estate and gift tax – planning and preparation, and consultation regarding business sales, startups, liquidations and ongoing business matters. He has dealt extensively with clients in agriculture, manufacturing, non-profit organizations, including homeowners' associations, retail merchandising, construction, finance, wholesale distributions, medicine, and professional services.


Kort C. Carlsen, CPA

B.S. – ACCOUNTING

California State University, Chico, CA – 2009

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT

California

AFFILIATIONS

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountant

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE

Kort has served a wide variety of clients of various industries. He has dealt extensively with clients in agriculture, manufacturing, homeowners' associations, construction, medicine, and professional services. Prior to joining Mr. Roster, Kort gained experience at a local regional firm and also served as a controller for a large agriculture operation. Kort enjoys working closely with clients and developing and implementing plans for tax saving opportunities.

We would be happy to discuss how we can work together. Roster Carlsen Inc. offers an initial consultation. Call Kort Carlsen at 530-895-3163 to set up an appointment today!