Expert Accounting From The Accounting Specialist

Group 11 Advisors, an affiliate of Talley & Company, was formed to provide cost-effective accounting solutions to small businesses. Group 11 recognized that small business owners were finding it more difficult to obtain timely and accurate financial information from their current accounting process, preventing a business owner from properly managing cash flow, obtaining financing, and growing their business. Group 11 Advisors uses state-of the-art technology to ensure cost-effective accounting services meet the economic viability of today’s entrepreneur. With Group 11 Advisors, all businesses can benefit from a seasoned team of professionals whose focus is on keeping your business’ accounting, bookkeeping, payroll, tax preparation and business planning on the right track to ensure profitable growth.

Strategic Partnership

Group 11 Advisors maintains strategic partnerships that benefit our clients and have a positive impact on their bottom line. Our affiliations with other respected corporations ensure vital services, such as Bill Pay Services, Legal Services, and Certified Public Accounting services.

Management Bios

Andrew A. Talley

Andrew A. Talley Principal

Group 11 Advisors boasts the leadership of many renowned professionals in the tax, accounting and financial consulting industries on its team, beginning with principal Andrew A. Talley.

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Mr. Talley is both a highly experienced and deeply respected authority in tax services and tax law. It is with his direction and management of the firm that clients of all levels are ensured of the ultimate quality of their tax consulting, planning and compliance needs. This quality assurance begins at the earliest level, since even basic bookkeeping and reporting tasks require foresight into tax and accounting compliance requirements.
As a principal, Mr. Talley serves a vital consulting role at Group 11 Advisors. His broad-reaching perspective and total financial approach allow clients to realize many benefits beyond those offered through initial services. For example, he advises business owners in the areas of corporate financing, company and departmental reorganizations, business continuity, and succession planning. He also structures corporate and shareholder redemptions, employee stock ownership plans, and other shareholder purchase agreements. Mr. Talley also handles for many clients IRS disputes and represents them from initial audit all the way through the United States Tax Court. His presence at Group 11 Advisors provides clients with a trusted financial consulting partner for these and other significant business functions.
A Close Focus on the Needs of Small to Midsize Businesses
Clients of Group 11 Advisors can be confident that their projects are managed by a principal who uniquely understands the many challenges and opportunities facing small and midsized businesses and their owners. Mr. Talley has dealt with closely held businesses as far-reaching as the transportation, manufacturing, distributing and real estate industries. He advises business clients on the entire range of tax and business consulting services, including executive compensation plans, lease/buy analyses, employee benefit plans, inventory planning and other tax planning matters. He also advises the owners of closely held businesses in the areas of estate planning, pension plans, investment and general tax planning strategies.
Degrees and Professional Licenses
  • Juris Doctorate from the University of Pacific
  • Masters in Business Administration from California State University, Sacramento
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting from California State University, Long Beach
  • Certified Public Accountant in the State of California
  • Member of the California State Bar; Admitted to Practice Law Before the United States Tax Court
Industry Leadership and Influence Mr. Talley has spoken and lectured at a number of client and public seminars and has published in the Journal of Taxation. He is a also a part-time lecturer for the California, New Mexico and Arizona Societies of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has also taught seminars for the Masters of Taxation program at California State University, Fullerton.
Professional Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • American Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants

Todd T. Tillman

Todd T. Tillman Legal Services Director

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Group 11 Advisors is fortunate to count among its key management Todd T. Tillman, a visionary leader and esteemed director in advanced tax law. Mr. Tillman was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1997 and is also an active member of the State Bar of Nebraska. He is certified to practice before the United States Tax Court, United States District Court for the Central District of California, United States District Court for the District of Nebraska, United States Military Court of Appeals, and Nebraska Supreme Court.As a distinguished and prominent figure in the law community, Mr. Tillman has authored many well-received opinions on complex federal and state taxation issues. He continues to do so, offering both thought leadership to the field and choice expertise to Group 11 Advisors’ clients. Knowing Mr. Tillman stands at the helm of Group 11 Advisors’ legal support, clients can gain no greater assurance of the accuracy of their financial accounting and reporting needs.Mr. Tillman is expertly informed of the needs of small to midsize businesses. He specializes in organizing and forming corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships. In related services, he drafts employment contracts, buy-sell agreements of business interests, operating agreements, and all legal documents for the Boards of Directors and Shareholders.
For the owners of these businesses, Mr. Tillman is routinely entrusted with a wealth of critical estate matters. He drafts estate plans, administers estates during probate, prepares estate and gift tax returns, and represents clients before tax authorities. Estate plans under his command may include a Living Trust, Will and Durable Power of Attorney.
Rooted in Service and Professional Excellence Mr. Tillman came to Talley & Company from the U.S. Marine Corps after 14 years of service, where he was the Assistant General Counsel, Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, Senior Prosecutor, and Officer in Charge of Family Law.
Degrees and Professional Licenses

  • Masters of Law, Taxation, from the University of San Diego in San Diego, California
  • Juris Doctor from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting from California State University, Long Beach
  • B.S., Business Administration (Accounting) from Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Nebraska
Professional Memberships

  • Served as Treasurer of Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, More Chapter at Creighton University

Matthew Talley

Matthew Talley Vice President & Director of Operations

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Matthew Talley is the driving force behind Group 11 Advisors. His previous experience in the commercial banking profession presents him a unique understanding of the financial reporting issues faced by small businesses. His observations not only helped lead to the firm’s inception, but also were the source of many of its categorical distinctions, including the ability to offer CPA-level financial analysis for small and moderate sized businesses at an affordable price.
Matthew is the chief relationship manager for the firm, personally ensuring client satisfaction with each and every service provided.
Promoting Clients’ Bottom-Line Success Matthew’s background uniquely qualifies him to assist businesses with the development of their financial statements. Specifically, he endorses the need for expertly produced financial reporting in order to properly track progress, plan for the future, and facilitate growth. Today at Group 11 Advisors, Matthew draws from this experience to maintain a close eye on clients’ financial health. He works meticulously to identify weaknesses revealed through the reports and subsequently can provide recommendations to improve business processes. The intimate knowledge obtained through this process creates a complementary partnership between Group 11 and its clients, providing them insight for an effective business design.
Specializing in Capital Acquisition Mr. Talley’s expertise offers yet another opportunity for Group 11clients preparing to apply for immediate or future bank financing. His insider perspective on the requirements for successful loan qualification as well as connections to appropriate financing networks better positions clients for loan approval. With today’s stringent evaluation process, and less plentiful financing availability, access to these advantages can mean the tipping point to success.
Degrees and Professional Memberships

  • Bachelor of Science from the University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business
  • Young Alumni Chair for the USC Alumni Club of Huntington Beach
  • Member of the Irvine, Anaheim and Santa Ana Chambers of Commerce

David Nguyen

user David Nguyen Chief Technology Officer
With technology forming today’s backdrop for companies to attain maximum accuracy and efficiency in financial reporting processes, Mr. Nguyen’s expertise is indispensable to Group 11 Advisors’ clients. For 15 years, Mr. Nguyen has been developing and building for companies the technological infrastructure necessary to spur business growth, going so far as to create customized software platforms. For smaller companies especially, the impact can be astounding, since it is often technology alone that can uniquely level the playing field against larger business counterparts and their resources.
As Chief Technology Officer and an entrepreneur himself, Mr. Nguyen not only understands today’s technology-driven business but also knows how to craft and deliver optimal solutions that fit the distinct needs-base of the business owner. His expertise is deeply rooted in cloud-based technologies as well as software development and customization for efficient business operations. Mr. Nguyen’s complementary business experience covers the spectrum, including national and international companies within the manufacturing, distribution, textiles and technology industries. Through his knowledge base, Group 11 Advisors and its clients access technological insights and applications that can catapult the course of business.
Professional Degree and Membership

  • BS in Computer Science, CSULB
  • Member of Boomer Knowledge Network