Meet our Team
Jane Watkins, CPA
Originally from New Zealand, Jane and her husband moved to San Diego in 2001 where they currently live with their two children. Jane brings more than 20 years of public accounting and industry experience providing tax and accounting services to both public and private companies and individuals. Prior to joining Tax Time Services Jane was the West Area Lead at EY in the Tax Finance Operate Group leading the transition and delivery of global compliance services to clients including bookkeeping, statutory reporting, income tax compliance and indirect tax compliance. Prior to her time at EY Jane most recently served as the Director of Tax for Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and previous to that as the Tax Director for Omnitracs LLC.
Jane holds a Masters of Taxation from Golden Gate University and a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Canterbury. She is a Certified Public Accountant in California and a member of the AICPA. She is also a Chartered Accountant (CAANZ) and a Barrister & Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand.
Barbara D. Agerton, CPA
Barbara Agerton is originally from Louisville, Kentucky. She received her BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington and her Master of Accountancy from the University of West Florida. She is an Adjunct Professor for Cerro Coso Community College in Ridgecrest, California. In 2016 she was selected by Intuit as a “Firm of the Future” finalist for her innovative approach to working remotely with clients, including individuals and small business owners, helping them navigate the ever-changing tax law. (* This firm is not a CPA firm.)
Kim A. Agostinacci, Enrolled Agent
Kim Agostinacci has finished extensive studies and examinations to qualify for the esteemed Enrolled Agent designation. Enrolled Agents, commonly referred to as EAs, are the only tax professionals tested by the Internal Revenue Service on their knowledge of tax law and regulations. They provide tax preparation, representation, tax planning, and consultation to individual and business taxpayers. Kim joined Tax Time Services after 13 years of service in the logistics department at Searles Valley Minerals in Trona. She instantly took to the new challenge and found it the perfect match for her natural gifts.
Keri L. Anderson, Enrolled Agent
Keri spent 19 years in the banking industry starting in the accounting department. Keri volunteered with Habitat for Humanity of the Indian Wells Valley as their bookkeeper for 12 years. Since joining Tax Time Services, Keri has also become an Enrolled Agent. Keri enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Alison L. Whiting
Originally from the Northeast, Alison holds a B.S. degree in Computer/Economics from Russell Sage College. She has experience in computer programming, education, Human Resources, and investments. Alison enjoys releasing her creative side through a variety of crafts and photography. Alison enjoys spending time with her critters (she has a bunch of them!) and family.