Craig V. Castanos

Craig V. Castanos

Certified Public Accountant, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Manning Wealth Management Strategic Partner


Craig has more than 25 years of experience in accounting and taxation, business formation, financial planning and investment, real estate, and business sales. He has an extensive knowledge of corporate, LLC, trust, and personal income taxes. In addition, as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner, he works with clients to develop financial plans taking into account their goals and objectives with an emphasis on estate and income tax minimization and wealth preservation.

Craig’s primary responsibilities can be broken down into three areas. First, to stay current on changes in the tax law. Second, to be available for regular meetings and calls with firm clients. Third, to oversee all firm activities at his firm—Craig V. Castanos, CPA/CFP®—which is made up of three Certified Public Accountants and an office manager.

Craig resides in La Mesa with his wife, Lori, and three children, David, Giuseppe, and Francesca. Craig enjoys reading, spending time with his family, and coaching his kids' baseball and basketball teams.

Tax preparation services are separate and unrelated to Commonwealth.