Best Accountants in El Cajon

Why These Accountants?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored El Cajon Accountants on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Cynthia Whitney, CPA

Cynthia Whitney, CPA is a certified public accountant (CPA) serving individuals, small to mid-sized businesses, banks, and non-profit organizations in the Greater San Diego Area. Cynthia offers a range of tailored financial services, including tax preparation, bookkeeping, and auditing. She has more than 20 years of experience in public and private accounting, allowing her to expand her expertise as an auditor, tax preparer, and tax consultant. Cynthia earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of San Diego and holds CPA licenses in both Virginia and California. She served as a board member of the Santee Chamber of Commerce from 2014-2016 and as the treasurer and chairman of the Chamber Ambassador Committee.

9129 Inverness Road
Santee, CA 92071


Kagan & Associates, CPAs

Kagan & Associates, CPAs is a full-service CPA firm that has the expertise to support an organization’s entire accounting and financial requirements, from creating financial statements to outsourcing for entire accounting departments. The firm caters to Individuals, start-up and growing businesses, and mature corporations and specializes in offering payroll processing, tax preparation, audits, bookkeeping, and incorporation services. With its office in Lakeside, Kagan & Associates strives to provide professional, timely and reliable services to help organizations achieve their financial goals. It has been noted for its diligent attention to detail and personalized approach to dealing with clients. The firm has a competent team who is experienced with all the major accounting software programs and maintains Quickbooks ProAdvisors on staff.

Santee, CA 92071


Mikayla Solutions

Mikayla Solutions, based in El Cajon, is a family-owned business that provides virtual accounting services to business owners and individuals for more than a decade. The firm uses Quickbooks as its main platform and has earned Quickbooks certification for several versions. It offers a comprehensive range of accounting and bookkeeping services, including payroll and human resources support, bank reconciliations, financial statement preparation, year-end accounting, corporate and/or personal budgeting and bookkeeping, sales tax reporting, capital expenditures, interest capitalization, and cash flow analysis. Mikayla Solutions also provides marketing-related services such as website design, database management, branding, e-marketing, print consultation and acquisition, direct mailing, and data processing and list buying.

El Cajon, CA 92021