Baltimore, MD119 small business accountants near you

Where do you need the small business accountant?

Answer a few questions

Tell us what you need so we can bring you the right pros.

Get quotes

Receive quotes from pros who meet your needs.

Hire the right pro

Compare quotes, message pros, and hire when ready.

Baltimore Small Business Accountants

Browse these small business accountants with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Baltimore.

Top Pro
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
James B.
Verified review

Absolutely amazing moving company! I was worried no one would take such a small job on short notice. However Adrian of Checkmate Professional Services came to our rescue. Adrian arrived 5 minutes early with all of his equipment. He was very professional and asked questions to make sure he was doing everything to our specifications. He helped us move and setup a 350lb outdoor fountain. My wife and I are very grateful for his company. We highly recommend them.

Top Pro
Money Equations Inc.
4.9
from 59 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mayya S.
Verified review

It took me a couple weeks of researches to find a good CPA firm and I’m glad I found Lakshmi, she is awesome! She is very knowledgeable and professional! She answered all my questions and followed up in a day with all requested information! Will definitely continue using this company for my small business needs!

Top Pro
Fidelis CPA
4.8
from 45 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 99 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
John F.
Verified review

I thoroughly enjoyed working with OH Partners. They are very knowledgeable and helpful. I confidently recommend them for all your accounting and tax needs.

  • 5 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
Jaison Y.
Verified review

I have worked with Shaunikka for the past 8 years and she is a very intellegent and knowledgeable person to work with. Her knowledge of accounting principles is exceptional and I would recommend her services to all in meed of accounting services.

Top Pro
Fi-Tech Business Solutions
4.9
from 39 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 114 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Hara O.
Verified review

It's been great working with Serena and her expertise is wonderful in helping my business with it's accounting needs.

  • 8 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
Jason Q.
Verified review

Great small business accounting resource.

Top Pro
Tony Di Fatta C.P.A.
5.0
from 31 reviews
  • 36 years in business
  • 60 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Katie W.
Verified review

Incredibly helpful and prompt. Tony helped me with some basic accounting work and filing my small business taxes. He was a pleasure to work with.

Top Pro
AccountAbility Inc.
5.0
from 30 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Alex B.
Verified review

Kevin is a "student of the game" in accounting. He's done both my business and personal taxes for years. He's trust worthy and very knowledgable--he keeps his skills sharp. I referred another small business to Kevin and they rave about his attention to detail and abilities.

Hearn & Associates, LLC
4.7
from 31 reviews
  • 61 hires on Thumbtack
Terkisha S.
Verified review

I met with Harry on a Saturday morning for my consultation. I explained to him that I needed help with EVERYTHING in regards to my business. For a person such as myself who knows very little about accounting and business taxes. I knew that this was the company that, I wanted to assist me with my accounting & business needs after the first 10 minutes of our consultation(very knowledgeable & professional) Needles to say I hired them the same day. I am very pleased with my decision.

Nathaniel Jacobson CPAs
4.8
from 26 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
John P.
Verified review

I highly recommend Nathaniel Jacobson CPAs. Their quality and cost efficient accounting services really highlighted the difference between clerical bookkeepers and professional CPAs. Their adept implementation of cloud-based Xero financials and prompt and friendly support really impressed us and their effortless handling of months of backlogged paperwork and tax analysis made a real difference at a critical juncture in our business. It was a pleasant surprise that a full service multi-office accounting firm could offer flat rate value pricing for key services without any degradation in expertise or personalized attention. An expedient bookkeeping hire has instead become a competitive advantage!

  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Selena S.
Verified review

We were somewhat dreading this appointment, only because we didn't know what to expect with having started two businesses last year, plus having our personal taxes to be dealt with. It was the best tax appointment we've ever had! Highly recommend if you want someone who actually provides guidance and feedback. We will be going back next year.

PL Consulting, LLC
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie J.
Verified review

I just started working with these guys, and have been totally impressed! They are so prompt in their response, incredibly knowledgable, and make, what ordinarily is an incredibly stressful experience for me (as a small business owner) easy, organized and calming. Michael was very helpful and I look forward to their help with the upcoming tax seson.

GAM-ACCOUNTING
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Robert N.
Verified review

My experience working with Ramy was excellent. He handled and prepared all of my tax papers quickly. He is very knowledgeable at what he does and explained any questions I had in a way that I was able to understand. Ramy took care of me really well and I would recommend him to anyone that needs accounting work done.

  • 8 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Steven M.
Verified review

This was my first time using thumbtack I was skeptical at first and asked for multiple referrals. It turned out to be a good experience! The team at Centric Business Solutions was VERY GOOD! They were very professional, reasonably priced, and timely. Most of all they were a pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend using their services.

Spring Park CPA
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Samy G.
Verified review

I have been depending on Evan Hacker for the last 4 years. He is the most knowledgeable person I met when it come to taxes and accounting work. He is great and has a great ability to negotiate with IRS and solve any possible problem. It is hard to describe my gratitude to his wonderful work

Suncrest Financial Services
4.8
from 8 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Geralyn J.
Verified review

Services: 1) Tax Preparation, 2) advice on a real estate issue. My experience with Suncrest Financial Services was excellent. I was contacted promptly by a accountant/consultant who was courteous and professional. My complicated tax preparation was performed in a very timely manner with great attention to detail. The paperwork was filed on time and the accountant gave me solid advice for preparing for filing 2016 taxes. The accountant researched my real estate question and her advice will save me money in the future. I was very impressed with the accountant and the customer service of the company. I plan to continue to use Suncrest Financial Services for my future accounting needs.

  • 11 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Ralph S.
Verified review

Knowledge in small business tax. Also when we met he was very professional. My small business is currently using his service to take a look at my business financials, book keeping, and payroll services.

  • 13 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Michael W.
Verified review

GORHAM ENTERPRISE ACCOUNTING & PAYROLL SERVICES WERE TRUELY A BLESSING FOR MY COMPANY. THE SERVICES WERE PROFRESSIONAL ,FAST, COST EFFECTIVE, TIME SAVING AND ACCURATE. I DEFINITELY RECCOMMEND GORHAM ENTERPRISE ACCOUNTING TO ALL BUSINESS PARTNER.

  • 28 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Francis A.
Verified review

Cordial, professional, attentive are the qualities I can now reference about Young's Accounting & Tax Service.

Caba CPAs
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
James P.
Verified review

Carol provided excellent accounting services for my small business and personal tax returns. As a small company, it is nice for me to work directly my CPA. My return was fairly complicated, and I think she is very knowledgable and she responded quickly to my questions. Her pricing seems fair, and I hope to work with her for years to come.

  • 9 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Renee D.
Verified review

I recently hired Luramon Jean Pierre, CPA, CMA to assist me with a variety of projects related to financial projections for my business start-up as well as completion and filing of my taxes. Mr. Pierre’s quality of work and customer service and satisfaction is ranked well above average. He is very knowledgeable and professional and he made sure that at each step and through each project, he understood my whole financial picture and was able to provide a detailed explanation of each process and the reasoning to support the explanations. He is very passionate about what he does and it is reflected in the projects that he produces. Mr. Pierre removed the high anxiety level that existed due to my anticipation of my personal tax outcome and how my financial projections for presentation of my business to lenders. He is very patient and flexible and takes his time to understand his customer needs. I would recommend Luramon Jean Pierre, CPA, CMA to anyone and everyone seeking the assistance of an extraordinary professional who handles financial situations with great ease on a personal or business level. Mr. Pierre transformed my vision and a complex tax situation into something that I can manage. I give Luramon Jean Pierre, CPA, CMA *****5 stars for his work ethic and his whole approach to his customers and meeting their needs. Dr. RD

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to hire an accountant?

Accountants’ rates vary based on their education, licenses, experience, and the work for which they are being hired. An accountant may charge an hourly rate when a company or individual needs their services on a short-term basis, such as when performing an audit or requesting assistance setting up a financial database or process. Hourly rates can range as widely as $40 per hour to $300 or more per hour, depending on your geographic location and the accountant. Check out the average hourly rate for accounting services in your region.

Accountants may offer a package rate for weekly, monthly or annual services to reward ongoing customers. Many accountants offer online services where small businesses can access online accounting software and payroll assistance, and the accountant — for a monthly or other recurring fee — provides financial analysis and reporting of their numbers. For basic monthly accounting services, an accountant might charge anywhere from $75 to $500 or more, depending on what was included in a given package, the size of the client’s business, and the complexity of work requested. Nationally, full-time staff accountants earn between $40,000 and $80,000, depending on experience and other factors.

What is an accountant?

Accountants are financial professionals who have received an accounting degree from a four-year university or college. By trade, accountants prepare, maintain and examine the financial statements of an individual, business or institution. An accountant prepares reports for tax purposes and can also perform audits of public companies. Common tasks include creating budgets, analyzing profits and losses of a company, processing payroll, preparing financial statements for company leadership, and creating and maintaining financial database systems for a company.    

Accountants do not automatically have a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation unless they have passed the Uniform CPA Examination and received the proper license. Regardless of whether they are CPA certified or not, accountants can assist businesses and individuals with bookkeeping and financial reporting, while CPAs are more knowledgeable in tax codes as a result of the CPA licensing examination and continuing education requirements. CPAs are also eligible to represent clients before the IRS if audit support is required, while a non-CPA accountant is not. Academic background, years in the field and professional reputation all can affect an accountant’s rates.

Check out the average hourly rate for accounting services in your area.

Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.