Small business is the backbone of our economy. Every year, hundreds of thousands of small businesses open and hundreds of thousands of small businesses close.

While having great ideas and working hard are vital to being one of the success stories, careful planning and financial clarity improve your chances.


Jessup Group offers many key accounting services to new and established small businesses including:

  • New business formation
  • Consultation and review of processes and outcomes
  • Financial statements
  • Coordination of owner and business individual and corporate tax planning
  • Selection and implementation of accounting systems and software
  • Assistance with financing and banking relationships
  • Payroll tax management and regulatory reporting
  • Personal property tax

If you own a small business, or are thinking of starting one, improve your chances of success by calling the Jessup Group at 269-963-6090 or email

Tax & Tax Planning

You have worked hard for your money and at Jessup Group, we work hard for your money, too.

We will work closely with you to find tax planning opportunities that meet all state and federal requirements. We can help you coordinate your business and personal returns for the most effective filing scenario.

Trust officers, legal advisors, and brokers know that they can refer to Jessup Group with confidence.  Our expertise in individual, business, and estate tax planning will guide their clients to the best possible solution for their unique situation.

Jessup Group is here to help you get your returns filed on time, and optimize the tax regulations to save money responsibly.

Tax services for businesses:

  • Tax planning
  • Retirement planning tax strategies
  • Corporate and partnership tax preparation

To make an appointment with one of our tax experts, call 269-963-6090 or email

Financial Management Services for Non-Public Companies

Jessup Group’s Financial Management Service is like having your own CFO.

Not every company needs a full time Chief Financial Officer, but most find that they need the expertise of an accounting professional. Jessup Group can provide your business with all the benefits of your own finance department at a level appropriate to your business needs.

Jessup Group financial management services can fill a temporary gap during a transition period, or our experts can become a more permanent part of your financial oversight plan.  We will help you assess the appropriate level of professional accounting assistance you need.  Then we will help you recruit, develop and train other members of the finance team.

Our Financial Management Services may include:

  • Oversight of accounting function
  • Finance staff training and development
  • Implementation of standardized policies and procedures
  • Assistance with financing and investments
  • Regulatory compliance – tax, payroll, industry specific
  • Financial reporting and analysis, board presentations
  • Efficiency studies, recommendations on cost management

To find out how Jessup Group’s Financial Management Services can benefit your organization, please call 269-963-6090 or email

Auditing & Review Services for Non-Public Companies

Jessup Group is pleased to offer auditing and review services to your business.  Often these statements are required by banks for lending qualifications, or by governmental contractors.  At other times an audit or review of your company’s financial records will be a helpful part of validating internal accounting practices, restructuring, or strategic planning.

Our audits and reviews provide you with observations designed to improve your organization’s performance, so you can operate in confidence.

We conduct our audits and reviews in accordance with generally accepted industry standards.  As a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Michigan Association of CPAs, our services are guaranteed to meet the highest level of quality under their peer review standards.  In addition to conducting audits with total competence, we hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards of independence and objectivity.  Many of our clients recommend us to others because of our unquestionable integrity.

There are many different benefits to conducting audits and reviews.  To examine your specific needs and find out how our audit team can help you, call us at 269-963-6090 or email