Morteza Ghalambor

Morteza Ghalambor (MBA, CPA, CFP)

Founder / CEO

As Founder & CEO of TPI Group, Inc., Morteza has nearly 30 years of experience in providing tax planning, accounting and financial consulting services for individuals as well as small businesses.

In 1980, Morteza graduated/obtained his MBA from Dallas University where he soon began working as a Comptroller for a Fortune 500 company . . . after nearly a decade of using his talents in the private sector he branched out to create Tax Plus in Northern Virginia.

Through TPI, he offers a full array of accounting, financial, taxation, investments and estate planning services. As a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Financial Planner, Morteza is uniquely positioned to offer the best of both worlds, comprehensive financial planning strategies combined with valuable expertise with tax-efficient solutions.

ROBERT VOHRA, JD, LL.M

TAX ATTORNEY

Robert is an accomplished attorney with more than twenty years experience primarily focused in the areas of tax law as well as estate and business planning. His expertise also covers trusts, estate planning, taxation, special needs trusts along with probate and trust administration. Robert’s broad understanding in both taxation and law makes him a valuable resource and problem-solver.

Robert Vohra

Margaret Hajian

MARGARET HAJIAN, EA

SENIOR TAX SPECIALIST

With twenty seven years of experience in tax preparation and planning for federal as well as state income tax returns, Margaret is an extremely strategic and resourceful tax professional. As an Enrolled Agent, she represents taxpayers in resolving tax issues with the Internal Revenue Service along with other state taxing authorities. She is a valuable member of our accounting team providing and assisting across a variety of tax services that are relevant to individuals and business owners ranging from tax compliance, tax planning, tax controversy and tax research.

 

ABBAS ADAM, CPA

ACCOUNTANT / TAX PROFESSIONAL

With twelve years of industry experience, Abbas assists with multiple tax functions and provides analytical and technical support in our accounting division. He is also responsible for aiding with preparation of income tax provision, providing support in the preparation and review of tax returns in compliance with tax laws and regulations, supporting tax research as well as tax compliance activities.

 

Abbas Adam

 

Farnaz Daryan

Farnaz Daryan, EA

TAX SPECIALIST

As an experience tax specialist, Farnaz prepares and reviews federal and state income tax returns for individuals, families and business owners. She also estimates tax payments, files extensions and aides with federal and state audits.

 

 

PEPPER BETHEL

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS / FINANCIAL PLANNING

Pepper is a seasoned financial professional with seventeen years of experience in planning as well as consulting and relationship management. Her primary responsibilities include providing comprehensive financial and retirement planning services for new and existing clients while managing ongoing client needs.

Pepper Bethel

 

ALIREZA TEIMOORI, EA

DIRECTOR, TAX DIVISION

With over 20 years as a tax professional, Ali has helped individuals, families, businesses as well as nonprofit organizations navigate the complex US Tax Code. His years of experience and ongoing tax education enable him to solve the most complex tax issues.

Prior to his tax and accounting career, Ali work for more than a decade as a trader on Wall Street. His understanding of business, economics and commerce just boosts his level of knowledge, experience and professionalism with clients.

Given his years and depth of expertise, Ali enjoys giving back to the next generation of tax professionals by mentoring college students and other young tax preparers. He also enjoys travelling and spending time with his nieces and nephews.

 

WENDY STEVENS, MST

WENDY STEVENS, MST

ACCOUNTANT/BOOKKEEPER

Wendy has over 25 years’ experience in both public and private accounting in the DMV. With an Accounting degree from Auburn University and a master’s in taxation from American University, she provides a wide range of accounting experience which enables her to provide relevant and timely advice and assistance to business owners with their internal, financial reporting, forecasting and ultimately the development and implementation of growth, sustainability and succession plans.

Wendy’s true strengths lie in her comprehensive tax preparation and accounting services, coupled with technical and analytical advice to individuals, families and business owners.

Wendy believes in family and community and in her spare time she enjoys spending time with her four children, husband and animals.

 

 

MEHRDAD BARGHI

ACCOUNTING CLERK

Mehrdad is a bright and meticulous individual who has extensive knowledge of accounting principles. He is a results-oriented professional who can accomplish multiple objectives in a specified timeframe. Through his work with many business owners, Mehrdad has the ability to quickly learn and understand any accounting system, procedures and requirements of varied business industries. His key areas of expertise are accounts receivable, accounts payable, monthly reconciliation along with a proficiency in financial reporting.

On a personal note, he has a friendly attitude that helps him to confidently communicated with people at all levels of a business. Mehrdad is also a new father and in his spare time he enjoys family activities with his wife and young son.

MEHRDAD BARGHI

 

 

Gema Villalobos

Gema Villalobos

Intern

 

 

 

 

 

Jack Caldwell

Intern

 

 

Jack Caldwell