About Mike Davidov, CPA
Owner and Managing Principal
Mike is a seasoned accounting professional with over 20 years of international and domestic experience in taxation, accounting, business startup analysis and financing, process reengineering, outsourced accounting departments and more. With his deep knowledge of accounting and finance, experience as a small business owner, and hands-on experience working in corporate positions ranging from Staff Accountant to Financial Controller and Accounting Director, Mike understands issues that small and medium-size businesses face these days.
The practical skills Mike brings to the table are tax return preparation (including complex filings), tax problem resolution, tax planning, financial analysis, process reengineering, setting up of accounting operations, financial reporting systems and internal audit.
Mike has been a founder, owner and managing principal of Davidov & Associates, CPA since 2003. Mike works with hundreds of small business, individual and non-profit clients every year on taxation, accounting, business growth and efficiency strategies, business startup consulting, IRS problem resolution and more, all resulting in millions of dollars saved in aggregate. Mike believes in a collaborative approach where clients take an active part in executing strategies Mike proposes, and then enjoy results achieved. Mike likes to work with business owners who were shortchanged by other accountants and tax preparers, as well as those who are in the growth mode, because they face many challenges where Mike’s knowledge and expertise can be instrumental in achieving desired objectives.
Prior to founding Davidov & Associates, CPA, Mike worked in the corporate world as well as served as a contractor to several other companies, all from 1995 to 2003, where he was responsible for multi-million dollar budgets and international financial operations.
Mike is a licensed CPA (Certified Public Accountant) and CGMA (Certified Global Management Accountant) and holds the Bachelor of Science in Finance from University of Maryland at College Park where he graduated from in 1995. In his spare time, Mike enjoys travel, hiking, swimming, diving, history and archeology, as well as reading and spending quality time with his wife and teenage son.