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Michael E. Tidwell


Email: miket@tidwellcpa.com

Tele:    (916) 784-1818

As a partner at Tidwell & Associates from the beginning in 2002, Mike has over 35 years of experience in the public and private accounting fields. He started his career in public accounting at Peat, Marwick, & Mitchell (now KPMG), working with clients in the real estate development and oil and gas industries. He became a Tax Partner at Ernst & Young, LLP and was the Director of the Northern California Real Estate Practice at EY.  Before the founding of Tidwell & Associates LLP, Mike also served as Director of Finance for AKT Development, a large real estate development firm in Sacramento. He has been an investor and owner of several other businesses in the manufacturing, real estate and personal service industries.


Mike is a Certified Public Accountant, earning his Bachelors in Accountancy and Masters in Taxation from Brigham Young University. Mike’s education and experience both in private and public accountings, as well as his own entrepreneurial ventures, have given him significant insight and experience in handling complex tax, real estate and business transactions.