Taylor, CPA
Partner, Assurance
Life Science Industry Group Co-leader
2000 University Avenue, Suite 201
East Palo Alto, CA 94303


Scott has over twenty-seven years of public accounting and private industry experience, including ten years with a Big Four accounting firm. He provides both public and private technology, biotechnology, health care, and nonprofit clients a variety of accounting and tax services, including financial statements, audit reviews, compilations, agreed-upon procedures and internal control evaluations. Scott also consults with management on complex accounting, tax, and SEC reporting matters.

Interesting Tidbit

Traveling adventures include meeting a shark while snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef, river rafting down the “Shot Over” river in New Zealand, hiking to the top of Interlaken Mountain in Switzerland, and braving a small plane ride through a rainstorm in Costa Rica!

Professional and Community

  • Board of Directors — Bay Bio Institute
  • Board of Directors — Martin Luther Tower
  • Treasurer — Friends of Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo
  • Member — Quality Inspection Team, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member — California Society of CPAs (CalCPA)
  • Member — Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
  • Past President — Mid-Peninsula Page Mill YMCA
  • Past Treasurer — Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Vice Chairman — Eldercare Alliance

Related Service


MS/Taxation — Golden Gate University
BA/Business Economics — University of California, Santa Barbara