Dominique Molina, CPA, CTC
Dominique Molina is the co-founder and President of the American Institute of Certified Tax Coaches. As the driving force and visionary behind the San Diego-based company, Ms. Molina set out to change the way tax professionals approach tax planning. In 2009, Ms. Molina began to create an elite network of tax professionals including CPAs, EAs, attorneys and financial service providers who are trained to help their clients proactively plan and implement tax strategies that can rescue thousands of dollars in wasted tax. Her more than 12 years of hands-on experience in the accounting and business fields provide her with ample skills to accomplish this mission. Ms. Molina has successfully licensed tax professionals as Certified Tax Coaches across the country, creating a national network of highly qualified advisors. This premier group of professionals features less than 200 specialists in 40 states who have achieved this very specialized designation. Prior to founding Certified Tax Coach, Ms. Molina successfully managed her own practice, AccountOnIt, a San Diego-based, full-service tax, accounting, and business consulting firm, serving hundreds of business owners and investors across the country for seven years. Preceding this, Ms. Molina assisted a variety of clients for the largest independently-owned CPA firm in San Diego. Ms. Molina received her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from San Diego State University. Upon graduation, she began her accounting work as a staff accountant, controller, and office manager at several closely-held asset management and investment companies. Ms. Molina frequently appears as a tax expert and TV guest in regional television markets. Her excellent media credentials, professionalism, and outgoing personality allow her to provide expert advice on tax issues for thousands of Americans. Ms. Molina is also a published author of two books on taxation, and has written one of our country’s preeminent tax planning textbooks. A frequent lecturer and speaker, Ms. Molina often teaches at professional association conferences for tax accountants, and instructs continuing professional education courses for various organizations. Her website also receives thousands of visitors per month who follow her financial video blogs. When not solving the challenges of America’s taxpayers, Ms. Molina loves being a wife and a mother. She spends her free time with her family enjoying San Diego, surfing, tennis, reading, traveling and running. Ms. Molina is also a classical pianist. If you’re wondering if YOU pay too much in tax, visit www.CertifiedTaxCoach.com to take our free tax mistakes quiz.