January 27, 2021
MGI North America and MGI Worldwide are pleased to announce that Harik Minassi Coale, a member of MGI Worldwide and MGI North America for more than 20 years, has changed its name and is now Harik Thompson CPAs, effective immediately. With offices in Torrance and Santa Monica, California, the Firm provides a broad range of accounting, tax, and advisory services to businesses and individuals in the greater South Bay, and Santa Monica, California areas. With roots dating back nearly 40 years, Harik Thompson CPAs is one of the largest privately-owned accounting firms serving the South Bay community.
Patricia Harik, CPA, MST will remain as the Firm’s Managing Partner and the head of the Tax Department of Harik Thompson CPAs. With more than 30 years of tax experience, Patricia specializes in providing tax planning and compliance services, transactional analysis, trust accounting and administration, and estate planning to individuals and businesses in a wide range of industries. Patricia also represents clients before the taxing authorities.
Kevin E. Thompson, CPA, Partner and head of the Accounting Department, specializes in providing accounting, tax, and advisory services and serving the needs of Los Angeles’ thriving entertainment industry, real estate, and small businesses. With significant experience in business formation and operations, trust and estate planning, personal income tax filing, and international taxation, Kevin provides clients with a unique blend of insight, professionalism, and compassion.
“Kevin and I have known each other for many years and share a mutual respect for each other’s quality work, ethics, and business acumen. By combining practices, we can provide our clients with an expanded breadth of professional services and additional resources,” said Patricia Harik. Kevin Thompson added, “We are very excited about joining Patricia and her experienced staff. Our practices are the perfect complement, and our clients will benefit from our combined expertise in a wide range of tax services and trust and estate planning.” Harik noted, “We have been active members in MGI Worldwide and MGI North America, a leading network of independent accounting firms throughout the world, for many years. With experience in international taxation, Kevin looks forward to collaborating with our MGI colleagues throughout North America and around the globe.”
Although the Firm’s name and logo have been updated, its client service philosophy and commitment to delivering high quality, reliable services have not changed. Whether you have known the Firm for many years, or have been recently introduced, Harik Thompson CPAs welcomes you to learn more about its partners and professionals and areas of expertise.