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Ragland & Associates, LLC provides a wide range of services to individuals and businesses in a variety of industries. At Ragland & Associates, LLC, we 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. Our professional services include:

Accounting And Small Business Services

The firm has a comprehensive accounting service program designed specifically for small and minimum business. These services are under the management of our senior in charge. Business owners want and need accounting services for various reasons.

Chief among those reasons are to support loan applications to various financial and other money-lending institutions, and to make financial and budgetary decisions regarding the successful operations of their business. The products of these services are financial statements, general ledger, disbursement and cash receipts journals and financial counseling as an integral part of our accounting services. The entities we service are:

  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Profit Corporations
  • Sole Proprietorships
  • Individuals
  • Partnerships
  • Estates and Trusts
  • Governmental Agencies
  • State Agencies
  • City of Chicago Agencies

Tax Services

The firm's income tax services not only provide income tax preparation for corporations, individuals, partnerships, trusts and estates, but also income tax planning which is considered a very important feature of our income tax service.

We also have the experience and commitment to represent our clients at Internal Revenue Service tax audits. We keep our clients informed of major tax changes that affect their businesses and personal investments.

The entities we service are:

  • Corporations
  • Partnerships
  • Individuals
  • Estates and Trusts

We are of the belief that a taxpayer is obligated to pay the lowest legal tax possible. With that in mind, we have developed a very comprehensive tax planning program.

Management Consulting And Advisory Services

The firm's management advisory services are unique in that we take an active roll in assisting management with its day-to-day operations. The services we provide are:

  • Agreed Upon Procedures
  • Process Reviews
  • computer installation/hardware/software
  • design and implementation of accounting systems
  • procedures manuals
  • assistance in securing working capital and loans for other purposes
  • business feasibility studies
  • financial and budgetary projections
  • employee recruiting and training
  • administration
  • design, implement, and write internal control procedures

Personal Financial Planning

The firm has combined our tax planning program with our personal financial planning program. We direct our clients' efforts in investment opportunities, insurance programs, mutual funds, pension plans, etc.

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