About Us

A Thousand Oaks-based accounting firm, Freeman & Associates provides a full span of accounting, financial and business management services for communities all along the 101 Corridor, from Woodland Hills and the south San Fernando Valley through Camarillo and well into Ventura County. The firm is headed by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with more than 20 years of experience, specializing in corporate accounting and real estate. The company also presents skills in analyzing financial information and providing management consulting services to business owners, including corporate, real estate and individual income tax preparation and bookkeeping services.

The principal of the Thousand Oaks accounting firm, Steven Z. Freeman, is a CPA with experience in preparing both corporate and individual tax returns; all levels of business formations, mergers and acquisitions; auditing; tax preparations; tax returns; business accounting; and serving as an expert witness. He also is skilled with modern accounting software including QuickBooks and Mass 90/200; and the firm can provide both offsite bookkeeping services and in-house bookkeeping management services including QuickBooks consulting. Freeman & Associates is equipped to provide a full range of personal and business accounting services.

The Thousand Oaks accounting firm is comprised of diverse professionals who bring together the best practices, experiences and service concepts; who engage a network of associate consultants when needed to service clients “end to end.” The company believes in working as a team to fully help clients realize long-term goals, whether it is individuals toward life goals, or companies to grow from sole proprietor to an LLC or a corporation. Freeman & Associates is a full-service accounting firm serving communities from Woodland Hills to Camarillo, which can provide a wide range of financial services including income tax services, QuickBooks, business formations, audits, bookkeeping, payroll accounting and more.

Licensing: Certified Public Accountant (1987)

Core Competencies

As a Certified Public Accountant with over twenty years’ experience, Steve specializes in Corporate Accounting and Real Estate. Skilled in analyzing financial information and providing management consulting services to the owners, including Corporate, Real Estate LLC and Individual Income Tax Preparation and Bookkeeping Services.

Experience
As owner and president of Freeman and Associates, Steve’s accounting experience includes Preparation of Corporate and Individual Tax Returns; Consultation meetings for Business, Financial, and Real Estate; and Educational Seminar instructor on various business related topics including Introduction to using Quickbooks software.
Steve also assists businesses with all levels of Business Formations, Mergers, and Acquisitions, Corporate Auditor, Real Estate Syndication Auditor, Business Accounting, and Expert Witness.

Services Available

Steve and his team provide a full span of accounting, financial, and business management services.

  • Personal & Business Taxes                                • Business Accounting
  • Out Of State Returns                                          • Financial Statements
  • Back Year Tax Returns                                       • Incorporation Services
  • Trust & Estate Returns                                       • Business Formations
  • Audit Representation                                          • Corporations, LLC, Non-Profit
  • Offer In Compromise                                          • Real Estate LLC
  • Offsite Bookkeeping Services                            • In-House Bookkeeping Management
  • Certified Quickbooks Consultant

 

Community Service

Steve shares his knowledge and expertise as an educator for Foster parents teaching them about programs and federal guidelines that can help them financially better serve in the Foster system. Steve also serves as Boy Scout Merit Badge Counselor for a variety of Merit Badges.

On His Personal Side

Steve’s hobbies include astronomy, tennis, and playing musical instruments (guitar, saxophone, flute, mandolin, harmonica, plus many others). Steve and his wife, Ilene, enjoy concerts and outdoor adventuring – camping, backpacking, hiking, climbing, and star gazing. Steve and Ilene also enjoy roadtrips throughout California visiting their three children.