Bob Bradach, owner of DESERT TAX SERVICE, earned his accounting degree from Indiana University when he was the only student who was invited to participate in an internship program with a major CPA firm in New York City. After graduation, Bob worked in the tax department in both Los Angeles and Chicago for Peat, Marwick & Mitchell (now KPMG). He is a former Jackson Hewitt franchise owner for 15+ years and a member of the National Advisory Council for multiple terms.
Conrad Moss began his tax/accounting career in 1960, and has been an Enrolled Agent with the IRS since 1978. After retiring from his large and successful tax practice, he co-owned a computer manufacturing company in Australia (at the time the only "clean room" business in that part of the world). Soon after he returned full time to the United States and his love of tax preparation/accounting soon found him "retired" in the desert and joining the staff at Desert Tax Service. He is a Certified Acceptance Agent for ITIN applications and renewals, and a Quickbooks ProAdvisor with a specialty in business accounting as well as tax return preparation.
Paula Elliott was employed by Arthur Andersen & Co. in Los Angeles in the 1970's, and in the 1980's became one of the first paralegals in the State of Texas to be certified by the Texas State Bar. After concluding her career as a paralegal in Texas and Nevada and moving to the desert, she became a CTEC certified tax preparer in California and utilizes her extensive professional and legal background along with her expertise in Quickbooks for both our corporate and private clients.