About Us

Apex Accounting Service was founded in 1996 and is a locally owned accounting firm serving clients in the Greater Lansing area. An Enrolled Agent does your taxes and offers excellent customer service and attention to detail.

Our mission is to help you or your business succeed in today's competitive environment.

  • Jim Baxter - MBA/Enrolled Agent/Owner

    Jim has been in the Accounting and Tax field for 25+ years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1984 with an MBA. He keeps up with all the new tax laws by taking multiple tax courses each year, and is an Enrolled Agent with the IRS. His favorite part of tax preparation is finding each and every deduction he can for his clients, and formulating a tax plan to fit their needs.

  • Toni R. Bolin – CPA (registered)

    Toni has over 10 years experience preparing taxes for individuals and small businesses. She holds a BA in accounting from Davenport University and earned her CPA license in 2003. She spent several years in public accounting before moving into a position with the State. During tax season, Toni enjoys meeting with clients to help them better understand their own tax situation and prepare accurate returns. Outside of tax season, she keeps up with current law by attending multiple tax courses.

  • Audree Baxter - President

    Audree has 22 years of accounting and marketing experience. She holds a BA in Accounting from the University of Michigan. Her duties include Marketing and Consulting.