Erik Gholtoghian


  • Golden Gate University, M.S. in Taxation
  • Golden Gate University, M.S. in Financial Planning (In Progress)
  • Golden Gate University, M.S. in Accounting Data & Analytics (In Progress)
  • University of San Francisco, M.S. in Financial Analysis
  • Golden Gate University, Graduate Certificate in Estate Planning
  • Santa Clara University, Graduate Certificate in Accountancy
  • UC Davis, B.S. in Managerial Economics, with a minor in Communication
  • Enrolled agent / CFP® Candidate / CPA candidate


Erik is an enrolled agent at Moskowitz LLP, where he enjoys collaborating with his coworkers on an array of interesting tax returns. Before joining the firm, he worked as both a preparer and a tax manager. He has taught CTEC tax preparer classes. In addition, he has tutored both undergraduate and graduate level business students and has written for, where he focused on equity valuation and international finance.
Outside of work, Erik enjoys researching and trading stocks and bonds and fine-tuning his investment portfolio, as well as taking classes on kinesiology and trying out new exercise programs. He is currently a graduate student at Golden Gate University, where he will receive an M.S. in Taxation with a focus in Estate Planning.