Abacus Financial & Belva Anakwenze have served as a trusted business manager and business management firm to some of the hardest working professionals in the television and film industries for more than a decade.

We pride ourselves on helping a large variety of entertainers and entertainment businesses nationally with their business operations, including bookkeeping , accounting , payroll support, and tax planning & tax strategy services.

Our clients include award-winning:

  • Entertainers
  • Producers
  • Writers
  • Directors
  • Content Creators
  • Entertainment Executives

We Provide

Comprehensive, Flexible


We know people in the entertainment world are not accountants and don’t want to be. Our business management support is tailored, practical and robust. Clients value our authentic approach to managing their money and overall financial health. We are directed by a professional set of core values.

Our modern technology keeps you moving into the future.

With today’s technologies, a completely paperless work product is possible. Utilizing technology, Abacus is removing the veil and equipping clients with financial tools that are accessible at their fingertips.

We believe it is important for you to always be informed, so we leverage technology using commonplace tools and applications in uncommon ways. Whether it’s paying bills, recording deposits, preparing payroll and financial statements, or handling tax compliance, at Abacus we are supported by simple and consistent paperless processes which include:

  • Individual Client Portals – Our secure client portals allows you to access your documents online and deliver documents to us wherever you are.
  • Secure Email – When an Abacus professional needs to send you information that’s confidential or private, our secure email system makes sure your information is encrypted.
  • E-Signature – We send you the documents that need your signature and with the click of a few buttons, you are done. No printing – no hassle.

Large Enough to Meet Your Needs,
Small Enough to Know Your Name

We stay on top of our game and welcome new technologies that help businesses run easier. By embracing automation and technology we create a win-win for our clients. It’s our mission to help improve the way you work. Each of our professionals is committed to excellence in client service.

Our #1 goal is to ensure a positive client experience. If you need help with budgeting, forecasting, insurance guidance, wealth management consulting, virtual CFO services, understanding financial statements or tax planning, our Los Angeles based business management team is here to help.