W. Murray Bradford, CPA, has more than 37 years experience as a CPA and more than 27 years helping one-owner and husband-and-wife businesses reduce their income taxes. Mr. Bradford is the nation’s pre-eminent tax reduction expert having demonstrated to over 500,000 self-employed taxpayers an average of $17,700 in new tax deductions.
Mr. Bradford’s CPA experience is anchored by nine years with the international accounting firm Price Waterhouse where he enjoyed the elite distinction of two tours of duty in the firm’s Washington, D.C. national office. Among his impressive achievements, Mr. Bradford maintained a Top Instructor rating at the Becker CPA Review Course for 15 years.
He is the publisher of Tax Reduction Letter, a monthly tax-smart publication for the self-employed and author of numerous books and courses including his most current title, Murray Bradford's Tax Strategies for the Self-Employed (2009), a comprehensive on-the-go tax course, published by Bradford and Company, Inc.
Mr. Bradford is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the California Society of CPAs, the Minnesota Society of CPAs, and the Greater Washington, D.C. Society of CPAs.
He has helped the self-employed community stay informed with appearances on many different media outlets, including: CBS News Nightwatch, Financial News Network, KCBS, KGO-TV, KGO-radio, WFAN, WABC-TV, Fox, NPR, and CNBC Mr. Bradford is also quoted in many publications, including: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Changing Times, Chicago Tribune, Money, Fortune, and USA Today
A former Marine, Mr. Bradford received his accounting degree from the University of Wisconsin, Superior. Mr. Bradford founded Bradford and Company, Inc. in Washington, D.C., where the firm operated before moving in 1995 to Northern California’s San Francisco Bay Area, where the corporate headquarters remain today.
SpecialtiesTax Strategies for 1 Owner Business, Tax Strategies for the Husband/Wife Owned Business, Tax Strategies for the S Corp, Tax Strategies for the 1099 Recipient, Tax Strategies for the Real Estate Investor, Tax Strategies for the Rental Property Investor, Rental Properties inside the IRA
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Networking within Professional groups
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Educational Programs for the one-owner or husband and wife owned business, i.e. realtors, investors, etc.