It’s tax season! Among our professional network of entrepreneurs, start-ups, nonprofits, professionals and students, many CPAs and accountants call the Candy Factory home.
ITP Taxes: With over a decade of accounting experience, Dave Shiley provides Central PA residents with a personalized approach to tax preparation and filing. Dave is a member of the National Association of Tax Professionals and leads regular tax-related discussions at The Candy Factory. Additionally, Dave frequently speaks during The Affordable Health Care Act (ACA) of Lancaster community events. “I founded ITP over 14 years ago, after leaving one of the large national tax preparation chains, with the goal of providing Central PA residents with a friendlier and more personalized experience,” says Dave.
Kauffman CPA: Haling from a top tier accounting firm, Doug applies high level tax preparation and business accounting for individuals seeking honest, humble and ethical business practices. Doug has completed over 14 hours of testing on various tax, accounting and general business topics. Additionally, Doug completes over 40 hours of required annual education. “Coworking provides a great opportunity to develop relationships and camaraderie that might otherwise not be possible for entrepreneurs or small business owners,” says Doug.
Four 16: Ryan Shultz founded Four 16 in September 2011. Four 16 is an accounting partner with focus on helping start-ups, small businesses and nonprofit organizations’ tax preparation and accounting needs. Ryan has spent most of his professional career within public accounting and believes in creating a positive impact within the community. “A truly successful organization becomes successful by building on and making decisions based on accurate financial data,” says Ryan.
Gruber Accounting Services: Lindsey Gruber launched Gruber Accounting Services in January 2014. She is committed to working with area businesses and individuals to meet their specific financial goals. “Today, the goal of Gruber Accounting Services is to be the source of humble and comprehensive business owners of all industries. In addition to tax preparation, Lindsey is also available for accounting system set-up and support,” says Lindsey.
Simon Lever LLP: With over 15 years of accounting and auditing experience, Darren Finn serves clients in the following areas: tax compliance and planning, mergers and acquisitions, audit defense and much more. Darren is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.