Devon Radonich, CPA, Silicon Valley Associate Managing Director

Devon Radonich’s services utilize her significant experience with tax compliance and tax accounting, particularly as it relates to the provision calculations for equity compensation under ASC 718. Prior to joining Steele Consulting, she practiced with a Big 4 public accounting firm for 12 years serving large multi-national businesses as well as high tech start-ups. To help you further evaluate her abilities, the following list includes projects/roles that Devon has performed:

  1. Federal and State Tax Compliance: These projects included preparation and review of corporate Federal and state income tax returns for large multinational and mid-size corporations as well as technology start-ups. In addition to preparing returns, Devon serves in roles managing the return preparation process, training staff, and reviewing returns, researching and documenting tax positions, etc.
  2. Tax Accounting: Devon has experience preparing and reviewing calculations for many aspects of income tax accounting including provisions, rollforwards, and footnote support, with a focus on tax accounting for equity compensation.
  3. Design and Implementation of Tax Process Improvements: These projects typically include reviewing current processes and implementing improvements, such as creating standardized workpaper packages to facilitate the compliance function, or utilizing advanced features of Excel and CorpTax to automate certain aspects of existing processes including automating book/tax adjustments in CorpTax, and in some cases developing new processes or methodologies including tools to manage a tax calendar.
  4. ASC 718 (FAS 123R): Devon has extensive experience performing, reviewing and in many cases automating the provision calculations for employee equity compensation including deferred tax rollforwards, APIC Pool calculations, 162m, cost-sharing, business combinations and option modifications.
  5. Project Management: Devon has been involved in a number of projects that demonstrate her project management skills and her ability to work in a corporate tax environment. These projects include, among those listed above, managing corporate income tax calendars, coordinating responses to inquiries from various taxing authorities and process documentation.

Recent Employers

Prior to joining Steele Consulting in 2013, Devon was an experienced Senior Tax Manager for Deloitte.

Education

Devon is a licensed CPA in the state of California and obtained a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and Tax from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.