At Joanne Elsen, CPA, PC, I strive to meet each client’s specific needs in planning for the future and achieving their goals in an ever-changing financial and regulatory environment. Remember, I am available year-round to assist you with any tax or accounting related issues you may have. My professional services include:

Accounting Services

My firm offers a wide range accounting services, including general journal maintenance and bank statement reconciliation. Accounting services to small businesses can be performed on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis. A personal service plan will be custom tailored to your accounting procedures and needs. I also prepare compiled financial statements.

Income Tax Services

Minimizing and deferring taxes is a primary objective for small businesses and individuals. My firm continuously monitors federal, state, and local tax law changes to allow its clients to minimize current and future tax liabilities.

Tax Planning Strategies to help you defer income, find overlooked deductions, and take advantage of available tax incentives.

Tax Organizers for individuals to help gather your tax information

Electronic transfer for your documents and tax returns though secure portals and/or pdf files.

Efiling which gives proof of the date accepted and provides faster refunds.

Payroll Withholding – review of your payroll withholding to avoid receiving large refunds or owing at tax time.


I am a Certified Online QuickBooks ProAdvisor specializing in setups for closely held businesses. Grow your business with QuickBooks, save time on bookkeeping, prepare reports easily, and prepare for tax time. There are packages to meet every need, from simple to complicated.

As a ProAdvisor I also provide services and training for the desktop PC version.

I can answer questions, help you fine tune your system and provide ongoing service to maintain your data.

Payroll Tax Services

By keeping up with basic employment laws, I can provide you with the help you need to manage your own payroll accurately and effectively. Services can be customized to your needs. I can implement tailor-made due-date tax compliance monitoring systems to prevent costly interest and penalty assessments attributable to late filing. If you prefer, I will prepare your payroll tax filings for you.