Jim and his wife Kandice are partners in the business. Both are longtime residents of the Puget Sound Area.
Jim McClaflin is an Enrolled Agent and holds a Master of Science in Finance from Seattle University. He is a Fellow at the NTPI (National Tax Practice Institute) and on the board of directors at the Washington State Society of Enrolled Agents (WSSEA) the local affiliate of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA). He is a member of the Renton Rotary Club.
Prior to becoming an Enrolled Agent, he was a senior engineering manager at Boeing. His career spanned both commercial and classified military programs in Seattle, and the 787 program in Italy. He graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer.
Kandice was a dental office manager from a startup to a successful practice. She is a well know Agility dog trainer currently teaching at the Academy of Canine Behavior. She has put AKC titles on all of her standard poodles, including hunting titles.
We are active in the power boating and sailing communities. Jim is the president of the Renton Sailing Center.