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Jason A. Thomas, CPA Partner from Fair Anderson & Langerman and
Scott Taylor, CPA, Shareholder from Piercy Bowler Taylor & Kern
Leonard C. Wright, CPA/PFS, Money Doctor
from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
as co-hosts on this distinctive Las Vegas show for the benefit
of consumers of financial information.
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6771 W. Charleston Blvd. Suite D
Las Vegas, NV 89146
KLAV 1230 AM RADIO
About The Hosts
"Ask Scott about how he has never
Scott W. Taylor,
Scott W. Taylor’s tax practice focuses on services for a wide range of clients including real estate partnerships, limited liability companies, large and small closely- held corporations and not-for-profit
organizations. He started with PBTK in 1992 and was made a Shareholder in January 2005. In addition to his tax work, he also provides services for business consulting, deal structuring, receivership and litigation support services.
Real estate investment and development, legal, healthcare, professional development, retail, not-for-profit, family-owned businesses and individuals
Tax deal structuring planning and consulting, business advisory services, tax preparation, tax review and representation before the Internal Revenue Service
Grant Thornton International; Peterson, Siler & Stevenson in Salt Lake City, Utah; Current Treasurer for the Las Vegas Zion’s Youth Symphony & Chorus; the former Treasurer for the Nevada Republican Party; Current Advisory Board member and former Treasurer for Families and Child Treatment of Southern Nevada (FACT); Former Treasurer for the Boys Chorus of Southern Nevada; Former Treasurer/co-founder of Suzuki Association of Nevada; Former Board member for the Foundation for Las Vegas Business Development
Bachelor of Science with Honors from Brigham Young University; Masters in Accounting with tax emphasis from Brigham Young University
CPA Certifications and Permits
Nevada and Utah Societies and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
"I am proud to be joined at our new
Leonard C. Wright, CPA/PFS,
– American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Leonard C. Wright holds the prestigious Personal Financial Specialist Credential (PFS), a financial planning credential issued only to Certified Public Accountants. He is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), and a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU).
Leonard has appeared on and been quoted by various radio, television, and news outlets across America including Channel 8 locally in Las Vegas, Nevada. The print news outlets include, but are not limited to Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch, USA Today, Forbes, Time, MSNBC.com, and the Orange County Register. Financial Fridays continues the rich tradition of the show he co-hosted with Steve Wark at KMZQ.
Leonard is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ Personal Financial Planning Executive Committee and has recently been appointed to their Financial Literacy Commission. Leonard is also National Spokesperson through their Ambassador program.
Leonard has communicated to the press the positive impact for the investing public of Chairman Christopher Cox’s XBRL initiative which has been continued under the Obama Administration. He appeared as the first non-public retirement plan guest panelist presenting along side the Department of Labor out of Washington D.C. and the head of the Internal Revenue Service Audit Division for the Western United States.
Leonard has contributed articles to various outlets and is a contributing author to Tips from the Top, Targeted Advice from America’s Top Money Minds, and provides editorial insight for a variety of technical and consumer oriented financial planning articles, books, and papers.
Leonard is a member of the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Leonard has served the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) as Chair of the State Personal Financial Planning Committee, Co-chair of the Investment Sub-Committee of the Finance Committee, Member of the State Finance Committee, President of the Orange County/Long Beach Chapter of CalCPA.
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"Jason’s vision for serving the Las Vegas community is to combine the commercial financial strengths of successful businesses with the ethical
Jason Thomas has been a Certified Public Accountant and tax specialist for more than 20 years. Jason joined Fair, Anderson and Langerman (FAL) in 2002 as a tax manager and was quickly promoted.
As a firm partner and vice president of tax services, he oversees tax returns and reviews as well as provides consulting services to FAL clients in the areas of financial analysis, tax projections and wealth management.
Prior to joining FAL, Jason worked for 10 years at several national accounting firms, including a four-year international assignment on the island of Guam. Jason has been very successful in reducing the effective tax cost to businesses and individuals. He provides federal and state tax solutions to clients by interpreting a broad application of the tax laws to the targeted industries of real estate and construction, medical and professional practices, and other industries in the diverse Las Vegas market.
Jason has served as treasurer, financial advisor and tax consultant to some of the largest non-profit charitable institutions in Southern Nevada. Currently, he serves on the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Foundation Advisory Committee for Charitable Gifts and the YMCA of Southern Nevada Board of Directors.
Jason graduated from Boise State University in Idaho in 1988 with a bachelor of science in business administration with an emphasis in accounting. Jason is a member and serves on the Tax Committee of the Nevada Society of CPAs. He is also a member of the American Institute of
Certified Public Accountants.
Jason can be reached at