Susan Liu, CPA
Yajuan Liu (Susan) is the principal of Hongxin Wealth & Tax Planning Group. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Washington Society of CPAs. As the founder of Hongxin, she has rich professional knowledge and experience in international tax planning and tax compliance services to U.S. citizens, green card holders, and Chinese investors.
She received both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Economics from prestigious Nankai University, which is consistently ranked as one of the 10 best universities in China. Before starting her own firm in 2015, she worked for eight years as a financial analyst at Microsoft and then another two years at Merrill Lynch as financial advisor to high net worth clients.
Yajuan is well known and active in the Puget Sound area Chinese community. She was a board member and treasurer of the Northeast China Association, is a frequent public speaker at seminars, and hosts “Yajuan Talks About Taxation” on Chinese Radio Seattle. In 2016, she received special recognition for her outstanding service to the Chinese community.
She is a frequent guest expert on Phoenix Television, a worldwide satellite broadcasting network to Chinese speaking communities.
Yajuan is often invited to Beijing, Shanghai, and other major cities to give lectures to local investors and companies on tax consulting and planning.
She is also a member of University of Washington – Bothell’s Accounting Advisory Board. The board provides strategic thought leadership and community connections to the school’s accounting program, leaders, and faculty.