Jackie is a Certified Public Accountant and has over 20 years of experience in public accounting. She started her career at Arthur Andersen’s Honolulu office where she provided tax consulting services to Japanese companies and individuals who invested in hotels and real estate across the Islands of Hawaii. Her clients' tax issues involve cost segregation, repair regulations, target allocations, REIT compliance testing, fractions rule, UBTI calculations, like-kind exchange, installment sales, 263A and cost allocation, to name a few. She also advises on sale of business transactions, partnership restructuring and tax planning for financially distressed properties. Jackie is the Co-leader of the firm's Real Estate Industry Group and Practice Leader of the Walnut Creek Tax Group.
Proficient in Japanese, golfer and once a classical piano major.