Apex Accounting Service was founded in 1996 and is a locally owned accounting firm serving over 1000 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.
Joshua Mills - Senior Staff Accountant
Joshua graduated from Grand Valley State in 2010 and has been busy studying and taking the CMA exams. He is an expert in tax code research and maintains multiple online tax research databases. He enjoys working with clients to help make their tax appointment a great experience.
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.
100% satisfaction is our only Company Vision. We don't rest until you receive the tax or payroll help which exceeds all your expectations!
We use the best software and training available, in a quiet and professional office environment, to make sure we deliver on this promise. We are open year around to help with any questions you may have, and stand by all our returns filed with the IRS.
I have known Jim from Apex Accounting for over 8 years, and he has done an excellent job on our taxes, accounting and payroll. If you want an established, reliable Accountant, I can strongly recommend Apex Accounting. Jim understands the value of quick response time and dealing with everyday issues that come up with running a business.
Apex Accounting has always understood our business processes and has been an excellent business partner for many years. They go the extra mile to help take care of our payroll and tax needs. They also make sure they are always competitive in price and “on time” is something we can count on with them.
Home Health Service Owner
They provide everything I look for in a full service accounting Office; easy payroll, tax help, compliance issue resolution, and quick customer service. Jim always works hard and I feel he is one of the team, and that makes all the difference.
Owner of Landscape Design Company
Apex Accounting has done our taxes for many years, and they always do a great job. Jim is thorough and precise in getting our taxes filed, with convenient and flexible appointments. Everything is done on our initial appointment and with e-filing and direct deposits, it makes tax time quick and easy.
Tax Preparation Client