Evan Stephens, Tax Partner

P. Evan Stephens

Tax Partner

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(408) 286-7780

With over 10 years of tax experience, Tax Partner, Evan Stephens, specializes in tax planning, compliance, and tax consulting. He works extensively with clients in software, high-tech, retail, construction, and real estate.  He is an expert in tax planning for high-net worth individuals, and C Corp and S Corp taxation.

Evan received his Master’s in Tax Law from University of Denver in 2009 and graduated Magna Cum Laude from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting.  He is a licensed CPA in the State of California.  Outside of work, Evan enjoys working on classic cars, skiing, playing softball, and spending time with his family.

In Accounting: Since 2007

With SSF: Since 2012

University of Denver – Daniels College of Business
Masters in Tax Law

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
B.S. in Business Administration, Accounting

Blog Insights from Evan

SSF Promotes P. Evan Stephens to Partner Group

Sensiba San Filippo LLP (SSF), a leading Northern California-based CPA and business-consulting firm, is proud to announce the promotion of P. Evan Stephens to Partner effective May 1, 2019. Mr. Stephens joined SSF in [...]

Understanding Employee Stock Options

Understanding Employee Stock Options  Tax Consequences of Stock Options for Employers and Employees In today’s start-up culture, it’s common for companies to offer employees the opportunity to own stock in the business. Employee stock [...]

Pay Your Payroll Tax with R&D Credits

Pay Your Payroll Tax with R&D Credits How start-up companies have an opportunity to save cash  Starting in 2016, Research and Development (R&D) tax credits can be used to offset payroll taxes. Previously, these [...]