Sandra Casey, CPA
Cynthia Watts, CPA
Sandra graduated from George Mason University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Admin/Accounting. Sandra obtained her Master's degree in Taxation, with honors, from Robert Morris University.
Sandra co-founded Your Tax Matters, PC, late in the 2002 year. Sandra's prior experience includes working in Pittsburgh for 8+ years at Alpern Rosenthal & Co. (now BDO), attaining a position of Senior Tax Manager, and several years at Louis Plung & Co. Member of PICPA.
Tax returns: individuals, trusts & estates, business entities
Tax planning: retirement, college, Roth conversions, estates, retirement plan options
25+ years in taxation work
Grew up in Fairfax, VA. Moved with husband, Tom, to Pittsburgh North Hills area. Tom has his own computer animation and special effects business, Home Run Pictures. Their son is a recent graduate of Grove City College.
Finance Council member of North Way Christian Community, where she is a regular member. Facilitator of Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University classes. Taught local high school students Financial Foundations classes.
Treasurer, Christian Marketplace Network; Member, Business Network International; Officer, American Society of Women Accountants
Cynthia graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Clarion University.
She began her career as an H&R Block manager, which lead to her ownership of three H&R Block franchises in Morgantown, WV. After selling the franchises and moving back to Pittsburgh, she worked for ten years at two mid-sized accounting firms in the tax departments before establishing her own company, Cynthia L. Watts CPA, LLC. In that company, along with business and individual tax preparation, she serviced construction companies and focused on bookkeeping and software training. In 2007, she merged her firm with Your Tax Matters, PC.
Cynthia has been a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor since 2006, working with many local businesses as a trainer or server of their monthly bookkeeping functions.
In addition to business and individual tax preparation, her areas of concentration include:Construction company job costingRental Property AccountingCertified QuickBooks ProAdvisor/Business consultingQuickBooks Online accountingConcur Invoice Solutions for Small Business
Cynthia has over 30 years of accounting and tax experience. Cynthia served as treasurer and Boys/Girls Commissioner for Shaler Soccer Club for several years. In addition, she participated in fundraising for St. Bonaventure School in Glenshaw.
She is married, with two children, living in the North Hills area.