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Gulfport Accountants

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Elizabeth A. Keyes, CPA
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  • 26 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
David P.
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she has done my work for 22 years my end of year my business and personal state and federal and I have been very well satisfied would not think of changing Cpa's david P.

  • 20 years in business
Ralph M.
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We have been using the services of Legacy Tax Resolution for about three years now and they’ve never let us down. The company handles both our final audit and tax filing with the IRS and we’ve had no problems with the tax agency. We run an office supplies and stationery business with an annual turnover of more than $1 million. The consultants from Legacy work with our internal accounting department to help keep everything compliant with government regulations. The knowledge and experience of their consultants is what sets this firm apart from other tax filing services. They are well aware of the tax laws and help you save significant costs by providing guidance on the tax breaks and credits that are available to SME businesses. It has been a great experience working with this firm and we would highly recommend their services to anyone.


I have a passion for helping small business owners understand and manage their finances with Quickbooks. I use Quickbooks online which lets me work with clients all over the country.


I provide accounting and payroll services on an as-needed or contract basis. I'm also available for data entry and administrative services.


Our firm provides outstanding service to our clients because of our dedication to the three underlying principles of professionalism, responsiveness and quality. Professionalism Our high standards, service and specialized staff spell the difference between our outstanding performance, and other firms. We make sure that every client is served by the expertise of our whole firm. Responsiveness Our firm is responsive. Companies who choose our firm rely on competent advice and fast, accurate personnel. We provide total financial services to individuals, large and small businesses and other agencies. Through hard work, we have earned the respect of the business and financial communities. This respect illustrates our diverse talents, dedication and ability to respond quickly. Quality An accounting firm is known for the quality of its service. Our firm's reputation reflects the high standards we demand of ourselves.


Accounting instructor so very qualified to tutor.. Efficient in Quickbooks


I have 23 years of experience in Accounting for Small Businesses. I am proficient in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Bank Reconciliations, Billing, Financial Statements, Payroll, Quarterly PR Tax Reports and deposits, Sales Tax and much more. I prefer to use Quick Books, but have used Peach-tree in the past. My prices are reasonable and I can create personalized packages to fit your budget. My clients include Construction Companies, Real Estate Management Companies, State Farm Insurance Agents and Beauty Salons in the New Orleans - Slidell Metro Area.


I can work with pets' training and care while the family is away. I am a full-charge accountant who does the following: * general ledgers * accounts payable * accounts receivable * financial statements * payroll and all related taxes


I have over 15 years of experience providing my bookkeeping and accounting services. Let me help you.


We offer the following services: * Accounting for small and mid-sized businesses * Complete tax preparation service for individuals, LLCs, all corporations, non-profits and estates * Payroll service and payroll taxes * Sales tax and all supporting services * QuickBooks consulting * IRS representation We are a problem solver and always available to our customers 7 days a week.

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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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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.

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