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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Schiltz & Laterza, LLP has been providing quality, personalized services to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management to a wide variety of accounting services.

By combining our expertise, experience and team mentally, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Schiltz & Laterza, LLP is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Schiltz & Laterza, LLP receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Michael J. Schiltz, CPA

mjsch@msn.com 650-349-5533

With over 37 years of accounting experience, providing traditional accounting, tax and business consulting services to privately hold companies. He is also a QuickBooks Advisor. Michael is a member of the following professional organizations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants California Society of Certified Public Accountants

Lester D. Laterza, CPA

ldl@sbcglobal.net 650-349-5533

With 40 years of accounting and tax experience. Lester loves his golfing and after tax season, you could find him on the links on most Wednesdays. Lester is a member of the following professional organizations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants California Society of Certified Public Accountnats

  • Schiltz & Laterza, LLP
  • 1941 O'Farrell Street, Suite 102
  • San Mateo, CA 94403
  • Telephone: (650) 349-5533
  • Fax: (650) 349-5544