Jake Lang, CPA
Jake graduated from Brigham Young University in April of 1988 with a B.S majoring in accounting. After graduation, Jake went to Pepperdine University where he completed his M.B.A with an emphasis in Finance. Upon graduation from Pepperdine, Jake went to work for Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers), and, after 4 years at Price Waterhouse, joined the tax department of one of his clients, MCA Inc. (now NBCUniversal). During his three years at MCA, Jake completed his M.B.T. (Masters of Business Taxation) at the University of Southern California (USC). Jake left MCA to join the tax department of Ernst & Young, where he worked until December 31, 2001, when he left his position as a senior tax manager in their technology, communications, and entertainment practice, and formed Yuda, Lang & Associates, LLP.
While at Price Waterhouse and Ernst & Young, Jake was directly responsible for working on all of the tax issues facing the largest entertainment companies in the world. He was also heavily involved in tax and business issues relating to other businesses, as well as other members of the entertainment industry including various actors, directors, etc., plus high income and high net worth individuals. Jake has extensive experience working with personal, partnership, limited liability company, S corporation, and consolidated corporation tax issues. In addition, he has a great deal of experience in dealing with the IRS and other tax authorities. Jake is a member of the California Society of CPA's.