Jim Donaldson works for the accounting firm of Frank, Rimerman & Co. in Palo Alto.
Jim has 15 years of tax consulting experience serving corporations, partnerships, individuals and S-corporations. He is the partner in charge of the Firm’s corporate tax department. Jim has primarily focused on serving technology companies - from development stage to SEC registrants – but has also worked with manufacturing, distribution, service and other businesses. Jim has been involved in assisting clients with issues involving US federal and state income tax, sales tax, property tax, payroll tax, etc. Jim heads up the firm’s FAS 109 practice, providing tax provision calculations to public and private companies. He also has experience in managing the income tax aspects of multinational corporations. Jim came to the firm after spending 13 years with Deloitte. Jim has a degree in Business Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara.