About Us


Our partner, Ifeanyi V. Ume, MBA, CPA received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Emphasis in Accounting and Master of Business Administration with Emphasis in Accounting/Taxation degrees from California State University at Los Angeles.

He started his accounting career with the former Big Five accounting firm of Arthur Andersen in 1982. He has also worked for both large national and local CPA firms in Torrance, Lomita, Long Beach, Los Angeles, and throughout Southern California performing a variety of accounting, tax and consulting work at all levels of engagements.

As a business and tax advisor on these various engagements, Iffie  Ume, MBA, CPA has gained extensive expertise in accounting and tax issues for individuals and businesses in real estate, insurance, healthcare, education, law and law enforcement, firefighters, contractors, unions, tax exempt/non-profits and other professionals.

Iffie Ume, MBA, CPA is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Our goal is to be your business partner and an advisor who has a thorough understanding of your needs and to deliver them efficiently.

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Ume & Associates, Inc.

Certified Public Accountant & Consultants

Torrance Executive Plaza West

3838 Carson Street

Suite 108

Torrance, CA 90503

Ph. 310-540-9496

Fax: 310-540-3169

Email:  iffie@imso.net