Accounting Services

accounting-servicesMichael Ketterman, CPA provides a wide range of accounting services to individuals and businesses in a variety of industries. At Michael Ketterman, CPA, we strive to meet each client’s specific accounting needs in planning for the future and achieving their goals in an ever-changing financial and regulatory environment. Our professional accounting services include:

    • Tax Preparation and Planning
    • Accounting Services
    • Reviews and Compilation
    • QuickBooks Accounting Help and Assistance

Tax Preparation and Planning

tax-puzzleAt Michael Ketterman, CPA, we can help solve the tax puzzle. We guide our clients through a full range of tax planning and preparation decisions with strategies that minimize your tax liabilities, maximize your cash flow and keep you on track to your financial goals. Our expertise, experience, analysis and thorough research allow us to optimize financial opportunities to be found in existing as well as recently altered tax laws. We are knowledgeable and up to date on the tax laws and can make sense of your receipts, bills and notices. We’re available for you throughout the year when you need to file estimates taxes or when you have tax questions.

Business Accounting Services

From start-ups to established enterprises, businesses rely on accurate and insightful financial information in order to maintain profitability and capitalize on new opportunities. Michael Ketterman, CPA’s accounting services steer you closer to these goals with accurate record-keeping and reporting as well as support on financial issues such as initial accounting system setup, cost-containment, tax planning, and monthly, quarterly, or annual financials statements depending on your needs. These services include but are not limited to:

    • General ledger and financial statement preparation
    • Accounting (Monthly, quarterly, or annual)
    • Accounting system setup and support
    • Personal financial statements
    • Corporate tax planning and return preparation

Reviews and Compilation

Michael Ketterman, CPA provides financial statement services depending on your company’s needs.


Reviews provide limited assurance to outside interests and involve inquiries and analytical procedures that confirm financial statement matters and identify any items requiring further analysis. We perform reviews to ensure the integrity of your data.


Compilations are usually requested for internal purposes and are based upon information provided by a company’s management. They do not offer assurance but may involve some adjustment to accounting records.


QuickBooks Accounting Help and Assistance

Certified-QuickBooks-ProAdvisorQuickBooks can provide useful and timely information in the form of financial statements, reports and graphs. However, it can only provide this information if you purchase the right product and then install, setup and use it properly. We don’t just help you use the software, we help you use it more efficiently and more effectively. Michael Ketterman, CPA can provide your business with QuickBooks help or assitance. We will help you maximize output and reduce help you reduce the time your business spends on accounting. We can show you how to get the most out of your QuickBooks by simplifying bookkeeping tasks that can be handled automatically and allow you more time for your business. Michael Ketterman, CPA offers the following solutions to help meet your QuickBooks needs:

Personal Training

We train you personally! Either one-on-one or several individuals within your organization at your company’s location.


We install QuickBooks on your stand alone computer or in a network environment, in either single- or multi-user mode.


We assist new QuickBooks users with initial setup including: EasyStep Interview, Preferences, Lists, Customers, Vendors, Employees, Banking and Reports. We also help experienced users manage their businesses more effectively by improving their current setup. Many users experience problems and lack the ability to generate and track important information as a result of inadequate setup.


Our QuickBooks support service can assist you with any installation, setup or operation assistance you might need. In addition, our support is not limited just to the software part of it, but we can also provide accounting and payroll assistance.


Our QuickBooks review service helps companies that have the human resources to perform daily accounting and payroll tasks, but need an accounting and payroll expert to review your transactions, accounts and reports. This review ensures that you receive timely, relevant and reliable financial information. We also inform you of any corrections, adjustments or reclassifications necessary to ensure that the financial information you receive reflects the correct financial condition of your business. Reviews may be conducted at any time, but monthly reviews provide you with up-to-date information and feedback about your business.