Bio

Tina R. Bolden, EA, MBA, MST

Principal Tax Advisor
IRS Exam Instructor
Private Tax Coach for Executives

Professional Designations
Enrolled Agent (EA)
Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
Masters in Taxation (MST)

Tina Bolden is the Principal Tax Advisor at Bolden Tax Consulting, a Tax Manager for Ainer & Fraker, LLP, and an instructor of the IRS Exam Class.

As an Enrolled Agent, Tina is licensed to represent clients in all 50 states, and internationally before the Internal Revenue Service. She has been preparing tax returns and tax consulting for over 10 years.

One of her most recent accomplishments has been unveiling an error that saved her publicly traded client over $6.2m in tax liabilities.

Tina is an IRS Exam Class Trainer to aspiring entrepreneurs and other professionals (Executives, Controllers, and Certified Financial Planners) who wish to become enrolled agents.

Tina is the founding President and Executive Director of “The Pearls Of Wisdom, Inc.”, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization where she provides a training program to help United States and International girls, boys, and women between the ages of 15–25 to become successful entrepreneurs by providing them with the successful entrepreneurial strategies, investment counseling, and mentoring to fulfill their “passion in life”. Her philanthropic program has been a major success and she has been published in several articles regarding her accomplishments.

Tina is a past board member for several nonprofit organizations, including Shelter, Inc., among others. She has been the guest speaker at seminars for college and universities, accounting societies, and she has coached several private clients with tax consulting advice.

Tina is a graduate of JFK University, Institute of Entrepreneurial Leadership Program with Dr. Deju and his leadership team and she earned a B.S. in Accounting at University of California East Bay.

Expertise:
Federal and State Income Tax
Sales Tax Expert
Policies & Procedures Implementation
Live Presentations
Trust & Estate Tax Compliance
Trust Administration

Specialties:
Tax compliance
Tax Consulting
Tax Research & Analysis
Policies & Procedures implementation
Self-Starter
Trust & Estate Tax
Nonprofit Organizations
Program Implementation

Other Related Skills:
Planned Giving
Grant Writing
Capital Campaign Management
Volunteer Management/ 501c3 Nonprofit Administration
Annual Giving Resource Development
Nonprofit Board Development
Nonprofit Consulting

Tina is equipped with progressive general and tax accounting experience in corporate and partnership organizations. She has an astute understanding of federal and multi-state income and sales tax requirements including tax audits, sales tax audits, researching, and policy and procedure development and implementation. She is proficient in a wide range of accounting functions including general accounting, taxation, research, finance, and tax law.

Tina has a successful track record in the following industries: financial services, software leasing, and equipment leasing and program development for nonprofit organizations.