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Elaine L. Fransen, CPA provides a wide range of services to individuals and businesses in a variety of industries. 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:

Tax Management Services

At Elaine L. Fransen, CPA, 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.

Tax Preparation - Individual, Corporate, Partnership & Fiduciary

The accountants at Elaine L. Fransen, CPA have decades of experience preparing and filing a variety of individual federal and state income tax returns. Taxpayers with a single W2, self-employed business owners, rent and royalty property owners, farm and ranch owners and retired couples with investment income, can all rest assured that their returns will be carefully prepared with the mutual goals of accuracy and minimum tax due within the law.

Corporations, partnerships, trusts and estates also benefit from our accountants’ years of experience in preparation and filing of necessary federal and state income tax forms.

Almost all of the income tax returns prepared at Elaine L. Fransen, CPA are electronically filed. This safe, secure method assures timely receipt of returns and expedites any refunds due to the taxpayer.


Our financial statement services are limited to compilations. We do not provide audit or review services at the present time.

  • Compilations are financial statements 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.

Payroll Services

Elaine L. Fransen, CPA's payroll services can help you reduce the time spent on administration through developing and implementing a computerized payroll system that will facilitate processing, timely payment and preparation of tax returns.

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. Elaine L. Fransen, 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, investments, and employee benefit and profit-sharing plans.

These services include but are not limited to:

  • General ledger and financial statement preparation
  • Bookkeeping (Monthly, quarterly, or annual)
  • Accounting system setup and support
  • Payroll processing

IRS Representation

Professional representation can be vital during an audit, and our experience with tax authorities enables us to guide clients in their dealings with federal and state agencies. If you have been chosen for an audit, the professional representation you can find with our firm can put many of your worries at bay. We are ready and willing to answer any and all questions the IRS may be asking of you.


Accurate record-keeping is essential to a successful business yet can also be complicated and time consuming. Elaine L. Fransen, CPA can help you with the organization and day-to-day tasks of bookkeeping so that you can focus on your core business.

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