About White and Co. CPAs

Comprehensive solutions and concierge-level service for successful business owners.

Our unique value is the year-round strategic and proactive approach we offer our clients.

Our objective is to not only minimize your tax burden, but to offer sound financial guidance based on your business needs and goals, and to take the day-to-day financial responsibilities off your plate so you can focus on the high-level needs of your business and ultimately, plan for a secure and enjoyable future.

We strive to embody the values of honesty, integrity, and fairness in everything we do.

We believe our success lies in the exceptional level of service we provide our clients, rooted in experience and integrity.

We leverage state-of-the-art technology for optimal efficiency and accuracy.

And ultimately, we give you the confidence and peace of mind that comes from knowing your business is in capable, trustworthy hands.

Our Team

Matthew C. White

MBA, CFP®, CPA, Principal

Matthew White is the President and Founder of White & Company. Before opening White & Co., Matthew worked in the insurance and banking sectors at some of the world’s most prestigious financial institutions. During that time, he acted as a consultant to the firm’s top financial advisers.

Through those experiences, Matthew learned that he finds great fulfillment in adding value to partnerships with other business professionals and clients.

Matthew has a BA in Economics from UCI, an MBA in Financial Planning from California Lutheran, is a Certified Financial Planner and Certified Public Accountant, and is currently in the process of earning his law degree.

Daniela Salgado

Senior Staff Accountant

Daniela is an experienced tax preparer pursuing her Enrolled Agent’s license. Before joining White & Co., she held roles in management as well as the legal field.

Daniela finds it satisfying to bring peace of mind to clients by building a trustworthy relationship with their financials and allowing them to focus on their professional growth.

Because of the wonderful White & Co. team, Daniela looks forward to coming to work every morning with a smile on her face.

Outside the office, Daniela enjoys spending time with her children, Myah and Lucas. She also enjoys quiet time with God, outdoor activities such as biking, kayaking, fishing and swimming, and ending each day with a nice meal.

Alyssa Di Donato

Tax Accountant

Alyssa earned her degree in Economics from the University of California, Riverside.

Alyssa loves working at White & Co. because she appreciates all the opportunities for learning and growth that her job brings, and she finds it rewarding to help clients during an otherwise stressful time of year.

Alyssa’s love of cooking shows has inspired her to try all the top rated restaurants in the area. In addition, she likes to read fashion blogs to keep up with current trends, spend time with family and friends, and watch sports — especially soccer and hockey.

Jaqueline Lacerda

Operations Coordinator

Jaqueline holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business and Administration.

Jaqueline enjoys making sure the firm workflow is being processed properly so the team can achieve its goal of providing a great service to our clients. She loves helping the team and being able to offer effective customer service to clients in order to build strong relationships with them.

Outside the office, Jaqueline enjoys attending concerts and movies, traveling, outdoor activities, and spending time with her family, son, and friends.

Tuyen Nguyen

CPA, Staff Accountant

Tuyen graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from UC Irvine. He’s currently in the process of becoming a CPA, and has over three years of experience in general accounting and over one year of experience in tax accounting.

Tuyen enjoys analyzing and solving tax problems by crunching the numbers and researching tax cases. He loves the work environment because he feels appreciated and understands that his work affects the company overall.

When he’s not crunching numbers, Tuyen enjoys reading light novels and works of fiction, hiking around Orange County, trying foods from different cultures, and gaming.

Lyndsay Jackson

Office Manager

Before joining White & Co., Lyndsay worked in a corporate environment, assisting with all ancillary tasks that helped keep the business moving forward.

Lyndsay finds it rewarding that White & Co. handles all accounting, payroll, tax, and financials, which allows business owners to focus their time and energy on building their business. She says, “It’s rewarding that we can connect to clients and build their trust in us to assist with financial matters.”

In her personal time, Lyndsay likes to practice cooking and learn new techniques. She also enjoys collecting vinyl records and playing them while cooking and entertaining guests.

Testimonials

COVID-19 Update:

We are continuing to meet with clients in a socially distant manner, as well as via Zoom conferences. Please let us know what you’re comfortable with and we will accommodate you.