Forensic Accountants & Fraud Examiners

Evan Higa

Tax Consultant, CPA, MSA

Evan Higa is employed at Greene Forensic Accounting Solutions as a Tax Consultant.
Mr. Higa is a Certified Public Accountant with his Master of Accountancy with a focus on tax.  
 
Mr. Higa has worked in every area of tax compliance.  He has held various positions across private industry, including the tax departments of healthcare and transportation companies, as well as public accounting, that have provided him with deep knowledge of corporate tax preparation.  He has prepared consolidated corporation federal and state tax returns, as well as a number of partnership tax returns, as well as correspondence with tax authorities, filing information returns with 1099s, preparation of documentation for corporate IRS audits, and state sales and use tax audits.
 
At Greene Forensic Accounting, Mr. Higa has worked primarily in the area of providing estate, trust, and individual clients with compliance solutions.  He has also provided assistance to nonprofit and small business clients, including condominium associations, with their compliance and dispute resolution issues, including working on IRS audits and working with state tax authorities to resolve issues on behalf of clients.  He has also provided tax research on various issues, as well as pulling tax return transcripts for clients, as needed.  

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • CPA; Certified Public Accountant, Licensed in Illinois

Education

  • Masters of Accountancy, Focus in Taxation
    University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN (2012)
  • Bachelors of Business Administration, Major in Accounting
    University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI (2011)

Fraud Detection and Deterrence

  • Corporate Financial Examinations
  • Asset Recovery Services
  • Due Diligence Reviews
  • Fraud Prevention
  • Data Mining
  • Risk Management Consulting
  • Seminars and Training

Expert Forensic Accounting Services

Chicago | Las Vegas

FORENSIC ACCOUNTING
SERVICES

Insurance Claims
Accounting Investigations
Mergers & Acquisitions
Due Diligence Reviews
Dispute Advisory Services
Special Examinations
Contract Audits and Recoveries

LITIGATION SERVICES

Expert Witness Testimony
Commercial Damages
Shareholder/Partner Disputes
Bankruptcy and Insolvency
CPA Malpractice Claims
Contract Disputes
Estate and Trust Disputes
Data Mining & Electronic Discovery

INDIVIDUAL & CORPORATE
TAX ACCOUNTING

Individual, Trust, and Estate
S-Corp & C-Corp, Partnership
Year-end Tax Planning
and Estimated Tax
Taxation of Executive Compensation
Reasonable Compensation Estimates
Tax Disputes and Audits