Damore, Hamric & Schneider, Inc.

To grow but never lose the local identity and personal relationship with clients that are the foundation of our practice.

A professional accounting firm must be many things to its clientele.  A management and financial advisor, a business consultant, an investment counselor and a tax and pension planner, in addition to providing the traditional accounting, auditing and tax services.  With many years of experience in the accounting field, the professionals at the Firm have proven their ability to do a job and are highly respected throughout the area.  Through our continuing education in this rapidly changing field and in modern computer technology, the Firm is able to provide just the right combination of consulting services, accounting skills and tax expertise for a large variety of businesses and other organizations.

Damore, Hamric & Schneider, Inc. is one of the greater Sacramento area’s largest accounting and tax preparation firms. 

Our firm is devoted to quality, and we have taken extra steps to assure that we meet the highest professional standards of quality.  All members of our professional staff receive extensive continuing education to keep abreast of current accounting, auditing, review and tax issues.

Client Services

Our firm is departmentalized, which gives us the ability to provide our clients with specialists in our areas of service. We provide services to individuals and businesses, including, but not limited to, governmental and not-for-profit organizations, associations, and private businesses.

As one of the largest local accounting firms in Sacramento, we are committed to providing a full range of services to our clients. The list below is by no means all-inclusive. Please feel free to inquire about a service if you do not see it listed. If you request a service that we do not provide, we will be more than happy to refer you to a qualified professional.

Accounting Services

Accounting Services

Providing financial information to our clients in a timely and accurate manner is a commitment that we feel can not be compromised. Meaningful, well-organized financial records ensure that your business operations will run more efficiently on a daily basis. Our firm provides a full range of cost effective accounting services including the following:

  • General ledger & financial statement preparation
  • Bookkeeping (Monthly/Quarterly/Annual)
  • Accounting system setup for new businesses
  • Computerized payroll services
  • Payroll tax return preparation and year end reporting
  • Business tax return preparation (Sales & Use/Business Property)
  • Personal financial statements
  • Financial analysis

We know that in this world of rapidly changing regulations, it is essential for us to take a proactive role with our clients. We take pride in informing clients of the following:

  • Changes in federal and state payroll tax deductions
  • Changes in payroll tax deposit rules
  • Changes in sales tax rates and reporting requirements

Audit Services

We offer audit and review services to various entities, including, but not limited to:

  • Not-for-profit and governmental organizations
  • Associations
  • Small and medium-sized businesses

We have performed hundreds of governmental, not-for-profit, and business audits.

We also perform operational reviews, which provide recommendations for improving your accounting system.

Estate Planning

Effective estate planning facilitates the orderly transfer of assets to your beneficiaries, provides security for your surviving spouse, and can reduce or eliminate the tax due on the transfer of your business and other assets. For business owners, providing for business continuity and succession of ownership is essential. We can guide you through the complex process of getting your financial affairs in order.

Tax Services

Tax Planning & Preparation

We offer a full range of tax services, including:

  • Tax return preparation
  • Estate tax planning
  • Tax planning for individuals and businesses
  • Retirement planning
  • Representation during tax audits

We prepare individual returns, as well as returns for partnerships, corporations, LLC's, LLP's, estates, trusts, not-for-profits and pension plans.

We strive to minimize your income tax liability and we keep you attuned to the latest income tax law changes.

We handle any necessary correspondence with the Internal Revenue Service, Franchise Tax Board, or any other tax authority.



We are proud of the variety of industries in which we have expertise. The following is a partial list of the many industries we serve:

  • Agriculture
  • Associations
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Fuel
  • Governmental Entities
  • Home Builders
  • Legal Firms
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical
  • Mortgage Companies
  • Not-for-profit Organizations
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Racing
  • Restaurants
  • Retail
  • Special Districts
  • Title Companies