Stephen Renberg, CPA, owns his own tax and accounting firm in Gilbert, Ariz., where he works during tax season and teaches continuing education classes during the summer and fall. He specializes in the areas of corporate, partnership, trust and estate taxation with a special emphasis in partnership and LLC taxation. Steve began a construction company, Silver Sage Construction, and ran the company as both CEO and CFO for 28 years. During this time, he also taught full-time at Boise State University from 2002–2005. He and his brother then started a tax and accounting practice in the Boise valley and sold the practice in 2009. He also worked at Haskins & Sells in Boise, Idaho as tax manager and was given the responsibility of planning and teaching the internal continuing education program. Steve graduated from the University of Idaho with a bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1976. He obtained master’s degree in taxation from Boise State University in 2005.