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Make My Day CPA Offers Professional and Friendly Fairfax CPA Services

Are you a business owner in Fairfax, VA? Are you tired of using separate accounting services and tax services for personal and business accounting? Make My Day CPA is ready to take these tasks off your hands and partner with you to become the only financial experts you’ll need. Our accounting firm at the Fairfax, VA location has both small business accountants and personal tax accountants, and each one aims to put a smile on your face every day you walk through their doors.

Make My Day CPA at this Fairfax, VA location offers comprehensive accounting services to help you streamline your finances – from bookkeeping, tax payments, payroll processing, to employee benefits. Let our Fairfax, VA CPAs assist you to financial success. Let us be your Fairfax accounting service!

Address Top Fairfax Accountants

10427 North Street, Suite 101

Old Town Plaza, Fairfax VA 22030

t. 703.352.2549

Open

Monday – Friday 8am-5pm

MEET THE TEAM

Viyasha Green

Office Manager

Viyasha is the Office Manager of Make My Day CPA’s Fairfax location, responsible for day-to-day operations and liaising with the tax and accounting teams to ensure our clients’ needs are met in a timely manner. A skilled organizer, project manager, and negotiator, Viyasha brings a diverse and innovative skillset to the table, taking care of business so our accountants and tax professionals can focus on what they do best.

Born and raised in South Africa, Viyasha currently resides in Virginia. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) with a major in Business Management and initially worked on the accounting and tax team at Make My Day. She found her calling, applying her unique skills and positive attitude to make the office more efficient and productive.

Viyasha loves working with clients, managing teams, and meeting deadlines. She genuinely cares about her coworkers, her job, and our clientele and is dedicated to learning, personal growth, and professional development. These are the goals that fuel her tireless work ethic and challenge her to achieve more.

Inspired by her highly accomplished and successful sister, Viyasha hopes to own her own business one day; but for now, she’s content to be the MVP for the Make My Day team. When she’s not in the office, you might catch Viyasha reading a book, cooking, spending time with her family, or planning her next vacation.

Suzan Selim

Accountant

Susan Selim is a dedicated and detail-oriented accounting professional with more than 13 years of experience in her field.

Originally from Cairo, Egypt, Susan graduated from Cairo University in 2006 with a BA in Accounting and relocated to the United States shortly after that. She continued her studies in America, taking courses in Accounting, Payroll, and QB before enrolling in the MSA program at Liberty University. Once her MSA is complete, Susan will pursue her CPA, having already registered at the Virginia Board of Accounting.

Susan started her accounting career journey at corporations, in hospitality, and for non-profit organizations in the DC area. A lifelong learner, she actively pursues opportunities to advance her skills and add new perspectives to her experience.

Though she has worked for many companies across several industry niches, Susan feels that when she found Make My Day CPA, she had finally found a perfect professional fit. The work she does with the firm each day allows her to utilize all her skills, and she continues to learn new things each day, emphasizing a strong focus on client communication and relationship-building.

When she isn’t working, Susan enjoys listing to music, attending her teenage son’s events, and living life to the fullest with her family and friends.

David Dolinsky, CPA

Senior Accounting Manager

David Dolinsky is a CPA and Senior Accounting Manager at Make My Day CPA. Born and raised in Charleroi, PA, a small town outside of Pittsburgh, David felt his calling during his first high school accounting course and knew that this was what he wanted to do as a career. Thirty years on, he’s still grounded in his decision. He loves helping business owners understand their finances to make better-informed decisions, foster growth, and establish legacy.

David provides accounting and managerial services for both for-profit and non-profit business clients. He is skilled in compiling, verifying, analyzing, interpreting, and disseminating financial data and implementing and managing accounting systems. He has also been instrumental in leading functional accounting teams, striving to provide our clients with the best possible service by first getting to know their business and coming up with solutions that best suit their financial needs.

But despite his technical acumen and professional accomplishments, David does not fit the mold of the stereotypical accountant. While knowledgeable in all aspects of accounting, he likes to talk about more than just numbers. He is approachable, easy to relate to, has a good sense of humor, and a distinctly creative side.

Outside the office, David doesn’t talk about work, preferring to attend his daughter’s soccer games, go to the beach, go fishing, watch scary movies, and build his comic book collection. Citing his wife and daughter as his greatest inspiration, he strives to do his best each day to make the world a better place.

Sweta Shah, CPA

Tax Manager

As Tax Manager for the Fairfax Office of Make My Day CPA, Sweta Shah brings more than two decades of experience to the team, helping clients prepare their taxes and make critical decisions related to their business and personal finances.

Originally from Mumbai, India, Sweta earned her undergraduate degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland and is an active CPA. She has always enjoyed accounting, especially because what she does helps her clients achieve their financial goals. Sweta’s family taught her to work hard and to enjoy everything she does—and these are the defining principles that drive her forward each day.

Sweta loves working with the diverse and talented team at Make My Day. Always thinking outside the box, Sweta is constantly looking for ways to optimize internal processes in an effort to make life better for our employees and build client loyalty. She always looks out for others and will go the extra mile to ensure people are happy and feel valued.

Sweta is known for her kindness and innate ability to empathize with and relate to her clients. Her motto is to always be positive under any circumstances, a trait that is immediately apparent from the first time you meet her.

Outside work, Sweta is a movie buff, loves to travel, and enjoys playing tennis, cycling, and walking in nature. If she weren’t an accountant, she would be volunteering at a special needs children’s school, a cause that resonates deeply with her on a personal level.

Tina Choi

Accountant

My name is Tina Choi, and I have over 10 years of professional accounting experience. I have developed my skills and demonstrated most aspects of accounting, especially maintaining a productive accounting environment while managing various business accounts at the same time including payroll administration, bank reconciliation, and tax accounting. My goal is to get to know clients and satisfy their needs. I believe my dedicated and diligent commitment to high quality service makes a difference. I always like to productively improve my work quality by collaborating with colleagues and accepting valuable advice from others

Maher Abduselam, JD, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

Mahar Abduselam loves to solve puzzles—a particularly critical skill in complex tax situations. Whether providing routine business or compliance services, advisory, or representation, he helps his clients gain confidence around tax matters so they can focus on what matters and make better business decisions. 2015

Born in Saudi Arabia to an Eritrean family, Maher grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is trilingual and culturally diverse, having traveled, lived, and worked in many countries. Family is a vital and present part of Maher’s life. He grew up surrounded by siblings, cousins, and extended family who instilled in him the values of integrity, compassion, honesty, hard work, and the importance of education.

Maher’s professional journey began when working on a tax consulting project during an internship as a law student. He found that tax combined his interest in law, finance, and accounting with his joy of solving puzzles in a value-producing way, a realization that ultimately led him to pursue a career as a tax specialist.

He loves to help small business owners navigate their industries, acting as their trusted advisor on tax, law, and finance. Clients come to him for solutions to problems that are usually complex and need to be addressed with some urgency. Being that person for his clients and providing viable solutions is what he enjoys most.

Maher holds a BA in Finance and a BA in Accounting. He is a CPA and a Juris Doctor, both of which he completed before age 23, and was recognized by National Black Lawyers Top 40 under 40.

When he isn’t solving puzzles for his clients, you might find Maher traveling, enjoying nature, playing basketball, reading, cooking, and enjoying lively conversation over a good meal.

Margaret Bartel, CPA

Director of Accounting Services

I am Margaret Bartel, CPA, and I have over 25 years of experience in finance. I specialize in financial and organizational analysis, financial management, and implementation of strategic organizational plans. This includes designing and implementing financial management information systems for beginning and ongoing organizations in both the public and private sector. In helping organizations that are in transition, I’ve become familiar with financial and information management problems specific to those situations. I’ve helped many organizations revamp their financial management functions developing them into effective management tools, and I’ve worked with entrepreneurs overseas to develop loan packages for International Development Banks.

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Maher Abduselam, JD, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

Tina Choi

Accountant

Sweta Shah, CPA

Tax Manager

David Dolinsky, CPA

Senior Accounting Manager

Suzan Selim

Accountant

Margaret Bartel, CPA

Director of Accounting Services

Viyasha Green

Office Manager

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Tax Services

With over 25 years of experience, serving the Greater Washington Area, our business and individual clients have relied on our CPAs to ensure timely and accurate tax filing as well as proactive tax advice.

The following are the areas of focus for our tax accountants:

+ local and multi-state income tax
+ federal income tax for various entity types (LLC, Partnership, Corporation, Nonprofit, S Corporation, Sole Proprietorship, Trust, Estate) and individuals
+ sales tax management
+ property tax
+ tax strategy development
+ distribution tax planning
+ compliance and reporting for domestic and foreign contractors (W-9, W-8BEN, 1099, 1042)
+ stock option and share purchase plan taxation
+ employee benefit plans
+ tax settlement with IRS

The secret to success of Make My Day CPA is in making customer experience the first priority. The team of tax experts at this location is easily accessible and serves the neighborhood of Fairfax, Oakton, Vienna, Centerville and Burke, Virginia.

CFO Services

Our Outsourced CFO Services specialize in attending to the needs of the growing small business with or without government contracting to a wide range of nonprofit organizations. The cost efficiency and continuity of Outsourced CFO Services make it a strong alternative to a straight hire. A suite of FP&A services includes analyzing financial data, optimizing revenue, generating bottom line objectives and outcomes, financial modeling, developing KPIs and executing growth plans accordingly. Our seasoned CFOs are well versed in M&A strategy, business scalability, cash flow analysis, treasury management, capital raise, development and execution of exit strategies.

The experienced CFOs we provide, most of which are CPAs, are well suited to strengthen our clients existing accounting and finance department or simply work as a one-on-one advisor to the CEO. No matter where our clients are in the growth stage, our experienced CFOs take responsibility and lead the way.

As with our Outsourced Controller services, our team of CFOs can be engaged on a full-time and part-time basis.

Bookkeeping

Make My Day CPA in Fairfax, VA offers bookkeeping services that will fit into a business process of any accounting department. If necessary, it could become a self-sufficient accounting department with very little guidance. The cost-efficient service designed to help small businesses manage company’s financial activities in the most effective way possible. No painful searching for receipts, no mysteries, no waiting for days or weeks for your personal accountant to call back. We allow anytime access to your financial records and accounting reporting and with an experienced accountant always standing by to help you.

Guided by Make My Day’s experienced CPAs, our Fairfax bookkeeping experts assist you in achieving your business goals as your team members.

Quickbooks and Xero Services

Exploring cloud-based accounting is like an adventure into the wilderness—remarkable and unforgettable if you have a knowledgeable and experienced guide but painful and miserable if you have to travel alone and get lost.

Our QuickBooks experts are Platinum Pro-Advisors and the company is a gold Xero partner. In addition, MMDCPA is easily adaptable to other accounting software technology that leads to various product integrations, accounting process enhancements and consequently, to service efficiency. This allows business clients to focus on what really matters – analysis of financial information.

Our business accountants operate a cloud-based QBO as well as a desktop version Quickbooks that runs on a client’s server or ours. When it is time to file taxes, it is critical to have an efficient and transparent accounting system that allows for an effective cooperation of a business owner, a bookkeeper and a tax accountant. Make My Day CPA could assist with monthly, quarterly or annual support as well as on as needed basis.

Xero and Quickbooks are the most widely used and highly recommended accounting platforms for small businesses. Our Xero and QuickBooks advisors are available to businesses and nonprofit organizations throughout the Metropolitan D.C. area including Fairfax, Oakton, Vienna, Centerville and Burke, Virginia.

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CHOOSE HOW MUCH
HELP YOU NEED

a Little Help

for Start-Ups
and Entrepreneurs

$55/ session

More help

for Thriving Business

$65/ session

A lot of help

Enterprise

$75/ session

a Little Help

  • Topics to include:

  • • Set up online accounting
  • • Training on the software
  • • Support as needed
  • • DIY online payroll
  • • Tax experts as needed
  • • Retirement planning as needed
  • • Tax payments as needed

more help

  • Topics to include:

  • • Dedicated account manager
  • • Set up online accounting
  • • Training on the software
  • • Bookkeeping
  • • Payroll online
  • • Controllers & CFOs
  • • Tax preparation
  • • Cross-border & Interstate tax
  • • Accounting systems integration
  • • Employee benefits & Retirement
  • • Planning

A lot of help

  • Topics to include:

  • • Dedicated account manager
  • • Set up online accounting
  • • Training on the software
  • • Bookkeeping
  • • Payroll online
  • • Controllers & CFOs
  • • Tax preparation
  • • Cross-border & Interstate Tax
  • • Accounting systems Integration
  • • Employee Benefits & Retirement
  • • Planning
  • • Outsourced Accounting Department
  • • IRS representation
  • • Business planning & Restructuring
  • • Tax research and tax opinions

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