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Paramount Tax & Accounting - Rancho Bernardo Expert In-Person & Virtual Tax Preparation

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Professional Tax Preparation In San Diego, CA

Welcome to Paramount Tax & Accounting Rancho Bernardo

Our team of licensed tax professionals offer professional tax preparation services in San Diego, CA. We aim to provide exceptional service to individuals and businesses in San Diego, CA and beyond. Through a dedication to professionalism, responsiveness, and quality, we prioritize our clients' needs at all times.

With a wide range of accountingbookkeeping firm services, we strive to meet the unique needs of our clients. Whether you require assistance with tax planning or financial statement preparation, our experienced team is here to provide outstanding support. We understand that tax matters can be complex and time-consuming. That's why we are here to simplify the process and ensure you receive accurate and comprehensive tax solutions tailored to your specific circumstances. Trust Paramount for all your tax and accountingbookkeeping needs. Let us help you achieve financial success and peace of mind.

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Contact Paramount Tax & Accounting Rancho Bernardo

Easy Online Booking

Get started with Paramount for your tax services in San Diego, CA, recommended by family and friends every time.


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Contact Paramount Tax & Accounting Rancho Bernardo
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San Diego, CA Tax Review

Free 3-Year Tax Review

We review 3 years back to find errors / missed deductions.

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Maximize Your Tax Deductions

When should you upgrade from a "tax preparer" to a Tax & AccountingBookkeeping Firm?

Whether you are filing personal taxes or you own a business in the San Diego, California area, if you are not already using a professional tax and accountingbookkeeping service, you have most likely already missed out on major tax benefits, deductions and credits. Contact our tax & accountingbookkeeping firm in San Diego, CA to learn more about all the services our firm provides.

We Provide Outstanding Service

Dedicated to Three Underlying Priciples


Our firm distinguishes itself thanks to the combination of our professionalism, extensive experience, and the commitment of our staff. With personalized attention, we perfectly meet the unique needs of each and every client. Our promise to uphold high standards elevates us as we assemble a specialized team focused on delivering exceptional service. By leveraging the knowledge and skills of our entire team, we adopt a collaborative approach, ensuring that every client benefits from our wealth of expertise.

With our unwavering dedication and comprehensive approach, we consistently provide outstanding performance and results. As trusted advisors, we provide the top level of professional service to our clients. Rest assured that our firm strives for excellence in all aspects of our work.


We take great pride in being highly responsive and consistently going above and beyond to exceed our client's expectations. We offer a comprehensive range of tailored financial services for individuals, small and large businesses, as well as other agencies. With our team's experience, you will benefit greatly from receiving top-notch advice and prompt, accurate service.

Our success stems from our enthusiasm, tireless work ethic, and the respect we have earned from the business and financial communities. We possess a diverse range of talents, unyielding dedication, and the ability to swiftly adapt to our clients' ever-evolving needs. By choosing our firm, you are partnering with a team that values your success and is fully devoted to supporting you every step of the way.


At Paramount, we find fulfillment in upholding the highest standards and delivering exceptional service. Our reputation speaks volumes about our commitment to quality. As trusted advisors, our primary objective is to provide invaluable advice that empowers clients to make well-informed financial decisions. We consistently strive to exceed expectations and provide exceptional results that positively impact our clients' lives.

We fully acknowledge the significance of continuous professional growth, expanding our technical experience, enhancing financial knowledge, and refining our service offerings. This dedication enables us to produce outstanding results. We are here to address all your inquiries and warmly welcome your communication.

Personal Taxes

We specialize in providing comprehensive personal tax services. Our team of experienced professionals is well-versed in the intricacies of personal tax matters. We understand that navigating tax regulations can be complex, which is why we are here to help you maximize your deductions and ensure compliance. Whether you are an employee, a freelancer, or a small business owner, we offer tailored solutions to meet your specific tax needs.

From tax return preparation and filing to expert advice on tax planning and optimization, our goal is to ensure that your personal tax affairs are in order. You can trust us to provide personalized and reliable service that is based on your unique circumstances.

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Business Taxes

Running a business comes with a unique set of tax obligations and challenges. Our team of tax experts is well-versed in the ever-changing tax laws and regulations, ensuring that your business remains compliant while optimizing your tax position. We specialize in providing comprehensive tax services for businesses of all sizes and industries, including tax planning, preparation of corporate tax returns, assistance with tax audits, and strategic tax advice.

Additionally, we provide accounting, bookkeeping, and payroll services to support your business operations. With our expertise and precision, you can trust us to effectively handle all your business tax matters while you focus on growing your business and achieving your goals.

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Protection Plus - $1,000,000 Tax Audit Defense™

In the unlikely event you receive a tax notice, we have an entire audit defense department ready and available to help. We partner with Protection Plus $1 Million Tax Audit Defense so that we can work towards a favorable resolution in every situation our clients might face.

Hear Why Our Clients Love Us

  • E. Liu
    As a small business owner, I wish I had discovered Max at Paramount many years ago. Not only did he help me streamline my own process, but he provided valuable insights to the tax filing process. He helped me set up my LLC, got me refunds on previous years that I had filed improperly, and set me up for the years going forward. He truly helped me find peace of mind with my taxes and I'm eternally grateful for his help! If you're looking for help on your small business taxes, look no further - Max at Paramount is the guy you'll want to meet.
  • ALIVE Solar & Roofing
    Max has incredible knowledge and experience to help you make the most of your tax situation. I give him my highest recommendation!
  • Noah Chase
    Best tax preparation process I have ever had. Gave me an in depth explanation of the process and put my mind at ease. 100% recommend!
  • Ryon Lee
    Max and his team are the consummate tax professionals! It feels good to know you are backed by a hardworking and highly ethical team! We highly recommend their services.
  • Claudette Snow
    My business partner and I were seeking an informative and patient individual to assist us with filing taxes for our new small women-owned business, both personal and professional. Fortunately, we found the perfect match. Not only was Max knowledgeable, but he also demonstrated exceptional patience, guiding us through each step. He managed our business and personal taxes effortlessly and confidently. His support was invaluable in alleviating our stress and streamlining the process. We wholeheartedly endorse his services.
  • Christian Rivera
    They are not only tax advisors, but more importantly they are Tax Planners! With competitive pricing and a experienced team, they helped me pay less in taxes and get a higher return!
  • Dan Hutchins
    Max is a great at his job and is easy to work with. Highly recommend!
  • Jessicia Babb
    I had a fantastic experience working with Max at Paramount Tax for my tax filing this year. Their expertise and attention to detail made the process seamless. They patiently walked me through each step, ensuring I understood everything along the way. What sets Paramount Tax & Accounting apart is their personalized approach. They took the time to understand my unique financial situation and offered tailored advice to maximize my deductions. Not only did they handle my taxes efficiently, but they also provided valuable insights to optimize my financial health going forward. I truly appreciate the level of professionalism and dedication Max demonstrated throughout our interactions. It's clear they genuinely care about their clients' financial well-being. I highly recommend Paramount Tax & Accounting to anyone seeking reliable and knowledgeable tax assistance!
  • Rosemarie J. Litoff
    Max Warford of Paramount Tax and Accounting-Rancho Bernardo is professional and shares his tax saving knowledge clearly for his clients I highly recommend scheduling a consultation appointment with Max for him to review your current tax returns and tax planning strategies. You will be amazed at the savings nuggets he will find for you!
  • Chris DiNofia
    I highly recommend Max Warford at Paramount Tax and accounting for your tax needs. I was highly impressed with his knowledge and expertise. If you are looking for a reliable and knowledgeable tax professional, look no further than Max Warford.
  • Carole Grippo
    Max does an outstanding job! Very knowledgeable and easy to work with. I will definitely recommend them to friends and family.
  • josh partin
    Max is great and took good care of my parents taxes. Thank you Max
  • Brandon Johnston
    I appreciated Max answering some questions I had regarding my tax return. He is very professional in his scheduling for meetings and follow ups.
  • Michelle Farkas
    I cannot recommend Max highly enough! He took my phone call on the very first day I contacted Paramount Tax & Accounting and was immediately kind and compassionate despite a busy tax season! He went above and beyond in assisting me with a particularly complicated tax situation. Max spent over two hours on the phone with the IRS, navigating through tedious bureaucracy to resolve my issue, demonstrating incredible patience, expertise and that he truly cares about his clients. If you’re looking for an accountant who will treat your financial concerns with as much care as if they were their own, look no further than Max. Thank you, Max, for not just being an excellent accountant, but a great person too!
  • Leanne Roesink
    Max at Paramount has been not only patient and kind but incredibly diligent, fast and thorough in completing our taxes. The process was simple and seamless and we are receiving a much better return than we expected 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼. He also took time to go over the future as well as look into some previous years to clear up some questions we had. Highly recommend the team at Paramount!
  • Veronica U
    Max was very informative & made the process very easy!!!! I'm glad I chose this place to do my taxes.
  • Linda W
    Max is wonderful. Glad to have him in my corner. Highly recommended.
  • Melissa Smith
    I recommend Max if you're looking to save on taxes. He's very knowledgeable and easy to work with.
  • Parker Hilton
    Great practice with great service.
  • Don Williams
    Max does an outstanding job! Highly recommended.

Your Partner in Quality Financial Solutions

Through dedication to the three underlying principles of professionalism, responsiveness and quality, Paramount is committed to providing outstanding service to our clients.

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Expert Tax Preparation

Your Trusted Partner in Professional Tax

With Paramount, you can rest assured that your tax preparation is in the hands of seasoned professionals. Our team is adept at managing an array of tax situations, from simple personal income tax returns to complex corporate filings. We ensure our clients' compliance with tax laws while leveraging various strategies to optimize their tax positions. Our thorough understanding of the tax code, coupled with our dedication to staying abreast of regulatory changes, allows us to provide top-tier tax preparation services.

Our approach to tax preparation goes beyond mere compliance. We view every tax return as an opportunity to help our clients plan for the future. As we prepare your taxes, we proactively seek ways to minimize your future tax liability. We take the time to understand your financial situation, tailoring our approach to your specific needs and ensuring the highest degree of accuracy. Our focus on individualized service and strategic tax planning sets us apart as a leading provider of tax preparation services. Trust our team of experts to handle your tax preparation, so you can focus on what matters most—growing your personal finances or your business.

Meet the Paramount Tax & Accounting - Rancho Bernardo Team

*All Paramount Tax locations are Independently Owned and Operated

Paramount Tax & Accounting Rancho Bernardo, Max Warford

Max Warford

Co-Owner, EA

Paramount Tax & Accounting - Rancho Bernardo

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Max is an Enrolled Agent who excels in maximizing returns while ensuring full compliance with tax regulations. His dedication to staying current with the latest tax code changes ensures that clients benefit from the most advantageous deductions and credits available. Beyond his technical expertise, Max is celebrated for his personalized approach, taking the time to understand each client's unique financial situation and goals.

Clients consistently praise Max for his professionalism, integrity, and proactive communication throughout the tax preparation process. Whether you're an individual seeking to optimize your return or a business owner navigating complex tax scenarios, Max is the trusted ally you need for a stress-free tax season.

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Paramount Tax & Accounting - Rancho Bernardo

16776 Bernardo Center Dr #203
San Diego, CA 92128


Paramount Tax & Accounting - Rancho Bernardo

16776 Bernardo Center Dr

San Diego, CA 92128


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