Darin Yonemura has over 19 years of experience and specializes in the taxation of corporations. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California at Irvine and a Masters of Business Taxation from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Darin began his career in public accounting with Arthur Andersen LLP. (“Andersen”). After 4 years with Andersen, Darin transferred to Deloitte for 4 years leaving as a Senior Tax Manager. In February of 2005, Darin joined Rickmeyer & Associates as a Principal practicing public accounting in Newport Beach.
Over his career Darin has managed a number of public and private clients including but not limited to: Autobytel, Smith Micro Software, Kofax Image Products, Intralase Corporation, Powerwave Technologies, Buy.com, Tickets.com, RSI Holdings, and MonierLifetile. He has worked on the Initial Public Offerings of Autobytel, Buy.com, BuyNow.com and Tickets.com. Based on his work with these clients, Darin has expertise in mergers and acquisitions, FASB 109 tax provision reporting, multi-state and multi-national tax filings, and research and development credits.
Darin is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California and is active with the California Society of CPA’s, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and was a Director of Finance for the Orange Coast Venture Group.