David J. McCarron, CPA, President
David J McCarron founded McCarron Accounting & Consulting CPAs in 1990 with the vision of providing close personalized attention to the tax and financial needs of small businesses and individuals.
As a former director on the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce Small Business Chamber Board, he is able to directly promote small business in our community. In addition, he has been an active participant in Regional Leadership Conferences.
He has been a member of the UCF Small Business Development Center Resource Network, Emerging Business Network-Central Florida Innovation Corporation, AICPA, FICPA, Manufacturers Association of Central Florida, Rotary Club of Orlando, Director of the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce Small Business Chamber and the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce.
David is a QuickBooks Professional Advisor and offers telephone, Web-ex, and on-site training in all versions of QuickBooks. David focuses on developing service plans that are specific to our client's needs. He assists clients with tax related immigration matters, foreign branch offices doing business in the USA from Brazil, United Kingdom, Japan and Taiwan.
David has worked with foreign national individuals and businesses from Brazil, Canada, England, Hungary, Netherlands, Romania, Spain, and Mexico, among many others. His extensive knowledge in foreign tax matters gives foreign individuals clarity as to the tax compliance issues arising from conducting business in the US, including best possible tax business structure. He also provides tax planning and advice for American Expatriates living and working abroad.
Marion Farley CPA, Tax Manager
Marion joined the firm as a Tax Manager in 2014 after moving from his CPA firm in Missouri. Marion provides strategies for entrepreneurs, small businesses and individuals to reduce their tax burden while building personal wealth and equity.
Tina Shores, Staff Accountant
Tina has been with the firm since 1993 as a staff accountant and office manager. She is very familiar with our clients and plays a key role in the day-to-day operations of the firm.
She was born and raised in Orlando and received her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Central Florida. While earning her degree, she married her husband, Paul Shores. They have three children; Justin, Tyler and Trent.
Tina focuses on small business bookkeeping, payroll and sales tax return preparation. She is also involved in individual tax, tangible and intangible return preparation. Tina is a QuickBooks Professional Advisor and offers telephone, Web-ex, and in-House training and support in all versions of QuickBooks.
Candice Bennette, MBA, Staff Accountant
Candice was born and raised in Orlando, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Financial Management in 2008 from Florida Southern College. She also received a MBA with a concentration in Accounting and Human Resources from Keller Graduate School in 2011.
Candice joined the firm in September 2013 and brings over 10 years of accounting experience dealing with non-profits, automotive industry, and bookkeeping/tax.
Candice is a Certifying Acceptance Agent, who facilitates the application process leading to the issuance of ITINs and EINs to foreign individuals and businesses.
Lynn McCarron, Staff Accountant
Lynn was born and raised in Didcot, England and moved to the states in 1981. She has an AA in Accounting and provides accounting and tax support to individuals and businesses.
Ian McCarron, Staff Accountant
Ian is a graduate of University of North Florida with a Bachelor Degree in Accounting. He is currently pursuing his Masters of Accounting at Florida Southern College and prepares corporate, partnership and individual income tax returns as well as QuickBooks support for business clients.
Laura Collins, Administrative Assistant
Laura is our cheerful greeter and administrative wizard. She joined our firm in 2017 after a support career in other local CPA firms and we are very happy she has joined our firm. She earned her Associates Degree at Valencia College and holds the crential of Certified Administrative Professional from the International Association of Administrative Professionals. In her spare time she enjoys her kitties, travel and beating the casino's.