Janet Sikiyan

Janet Sikiyan began her accounting career in 1993.  She is a Senior Manager in the RSJ Tax Department with more than two decades of experience, and 4 years specifically dedicated to the area of Tax Resolution. She provides tax services and consultation to clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, professional services, real estates, and restaurants, among others.

Janet’s tax expertise enables her to provide optimal solutions for clients with tax problems, sometimes reaching favorable settlements as low as $0.80 – $0.85 cents to the dollar on outstanding liabilities. Her specialized practice areas include:

  • IRS Audit Representation
  • Non-Filed Tax Returns
  • Back Taxes Owed
  • IRS Liens/Levies
  • Wage Garnishments
  • Properly Structured Installment Agreements
  • Offers In Compromise
  • Innocent Spouse Relief
  • Penalty Abatements

Janet prides herself on maintaining confidentiality throughout the tax resolution process, and ensuring that her clients do not pay more than necessary to the IRS.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science – Accounting, California State University Northridge
  • Master of Science – Taxation, Golden Gate University

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants, Member
  • American Society of Tax Problem Solvers, Member


Janet is passionate about providing excellent service and providing quality service to clients with a reliable and personable approach. She always makes herself available for client’s needs.

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Janet Sikiyan, CPA, MST
Senior Tax Manager


Practice Areas

  • Closely Held Companies
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Women Owned Businesses

Practice Specialty

  • Non-Profit Practice

Service Specialty

  • Business Tax Compliance
  • Tax Authority Representation
  • Real Estate Tax

Industry Experience

  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Non-Profits
  • Retail and Distribution
  • Restaurants