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Ann Arbor Small Business Accountants

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

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  • 17 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
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Yolanda R.
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J Snodgrass Tax & Accounting Service is very professional, timely, and maximizes your tax refund. I would recommend Joyce to family and friends.

Harley M. Sherman, CPA Inc.
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 22 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Harry K.
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Harley came to my house and gave me the small business information I needed and filed my amended tax return. I plan to continue my business and personal tax relationship with Harley in the future.

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Senter, CPA, P.C.
4.9
from 15 reviews
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
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Helena K.
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Mr. Senter is exceptionally knowledgeable of the accounting needs for my private practice. I especially appreciate his ability to openly, and directly, discuss the importance of accuracy in financial management. He shares the same goals as I and can see the big picture in terms of economic growth and planning. I’m excited to work with him!

  • 10 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Mellodie H.
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Very professional and willing to provide quality service. Awesome experience working with Osterwyk Accounting.

Zack-McNeil, P.C.
4.8
from 6 reviews
  • 26 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Shelley P.
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Deborah McNeil was very informative sure of herself and friendly. As a new business, we were looking for someone to really help us with our accounting needs so when she offered to train us in addition to doing our taxes and answering our questions(on a Saturday even) I was blown away!

Taylor & Morgan CPA
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 36 years in business
Brittany M.
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Mike has consulted for my small business on several occasions. He has assisted with a range of accounting tasks including Quick Books support, and strategic planning. I've found him to be prompt and professional.

  • 3 years in business
Freddy A.
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You pay for what you get. He is not ur typical accountant he is a CPA people need to know the difference. He help my business excel to the next level and treated my staff with respect. Never once have I called and did not return my call back right away.

Sharp Office Services
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara A.
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We have a second office in Ann Arbor; our main office is in Ithaca, NY. I was able to train Kim in the peculiarities of our branch office and let her do the accounting and organizing that was needed. I don’t know what we would do without her!

  • 10 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Jill B.
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I will never forget all the help I received. I worked with the firm for 3 to 4 years. I was absolutely at my wits end in trying to figure out my QuickBooks accounting /bookkeeping for my marina. We were a very small business and I just couldn't find an affordable accounting firm. I had one bookkeeper come in and in one weeks’ time she had literally deleted a section of my books....and she cost me $1000! After that I was certainly shell shocked. Then I was so lucky to find a firm that did all the fixing each time I was pulling my hair out trying to figure something out. The price was so reasonable and so much cheaper than any other place I had looked for. Although I knew the basic bookkeeping there were many accounts that were extremely complicated. I had made a mess of many items and knew enough to know it was wrong but did not know how to fix. I gave the firm some very hard things to tackle and they always came to the rescue. They even went back 5 years to correct and set a complicated customer security deposit account straight. I could call and get help immediately rectified in several days just by sending over my books on line. Sometimes it was just a talk on the phone and a suggestion on what to do. Then my hair started growing back and all was well.

  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Terri M.
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Kim is very professional, knowledgeable and thorough. When necessary, she will dig deep to get to the right answers. She is a great communicator and is patient with us when needed. I highly recommend her if you are in need of accounting services.

  • 24 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Jc M.
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Bruce has been working as my accountant for several years and I always receive outstanding and reliable services. Bruce is always readily available to answer questions, not only during tax season, but throughout the year, to ensure I am making the best decisions for myself both personally and professionally. Whether looking for an accountant for a business or just for an individual, I highly recommend Bruce at Corporate Accounting Services! ~ J. Martin

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Rod H.
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I have been a client of LBA for 4 years and could not be more satisfied with the level of professionalism ,accuracy and the timely manner in which my accounting needs , both personal and business , are handled.Paul and his staff make you feel comfortable and secure that your being taken care of correctly with there knowledge of all of the latest laws and regulations.

Brangham & Associates, Inc.
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 25 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Fred A.
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Ron Brangham offers experienced and exceptional CPA services. He is well versed on small business and their accounting needs. He can perform your individual tax return and maximize your IRS refund.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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I provide tax and accounting services for businesses and individuals. I have over 25 years of experience in the business. I am a former IRS employee.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Michele R.
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Meet with Ron to do a consultation. He was very knowledgeable and helped me in making solid choices in moving forward.

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Our primary services include business consulting, taxation, and accounting. We offer a multitude of specialty services as well to cater to the unique needs of our clients. We serve a wide range of individuals, corporations, non-profit organizations, and partnerships and are experts in the tax laws and accounting issues that impact our clients. We provide the benefits of years of experience acquired from previous positions.

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I am offering a variety of services -- from bookkeeping to payroll and HR. I have a great opportunity for small companies to outsource business needs at an affordable rate.

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We provide tax preparation for business and personal tax returns, accounting, pro-active tax and business advice for small businesses. We specialize in challenging tax issues, and are licensed to represent before the IRS and state taxing authorities. We are highly experienced in tax negotiations. Tax benefits of S-corporations vs. non-S-corporations.

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We offer business consulting, including tax and accounting services. We have experience with QuickBooks and other accounting software. We help our clients keep better records and reduce their tax liabilities. We have thirty years of experience.

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We offer an innovative and interpersonal small business building course that assists and guarantees your business will received 50,000.00 of business credit, while improving your business and personal credit through a series of real-time modules.

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Accounting Service What are your Personal or Small Business Needs? I have the answer to your answer. Please give me a call or send me an e-mail. I am here to help anyone with any of their problems. I have over 20+ years experience in owning & operating several small businesses. I am confident with my abilities as a small business owner that you will receive what you are looking for and can be confident in choosing me for one, who you are able to trust and two, one that practices discretion. I am available to meet with you at your convenience. Click on the link below to schedule an appointment. I will be happy to serve and fulfill all of your Accounting needs.

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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.

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