Maricel AmmogawenManaging Partner
AMMOGAWEN, CIPRIASO AND CO. CPAs
Makati City, Philippines
A CPA with almost 20 years experience in corporate accounting mainly in financial reporting and general accounting, tax compliance, managing tax audits (Bureau of Internal Revenue and Court of Tax Appeal), financial analysis financial forecast and accounting system implementation ( SAP, QuickBooks, and Xero). She has also had 20+ years of experience in public accounting, tax and legal services, management advisory services and administration. She graduated Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from Polytechnic University of the Philippines in Manila
AMMOGAWEN, CIPRIASO AND CO. CPAs offers “Total Advisory experience” to business enterprises and non-profit organizations, primarily banking institutions, savings & loans associations, manufacturing, gaming, real estate, retail, travel, advertising, aerospace, export-oriented, foreign-controlled & affiliated companies, NGOs, cooperatives, and service entities. This unique advisory experience is predicated on a strong sense of professionalism that is highly personalized and responsive to client’s requirements. It also maximizes the client’s benefit.
The Firm is strong in the SME market which comprises nearly 98% of the country’s economic enterprises. Its specialization on fraud audit, tax reviews, internal control systems, and cost structures in addition to its attestation function has propelled the Firm to new and greater heights, gaining for itself a foothold on the business sector of large corporate players. In every engagement, the Firm emphasizes areas for improvement that strengthen its clients’ internal control and reporting systems, thus improving the client’s decision-making.
Compliant with government and standards requirements, MAC has secured major accreditations from regulatory bodies such as the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), Central Bank of the Philippines (BSP), Professional Regulations Commission Board of Accountancy (PRC BOA), and Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), boosting its stature in public accounting practice. Strong linkages with local and foreign organizations are foreseen as one of the potent factors in achieving MAC’s vision to be among the Top 10 accounting firms in the country.