This article showcases our top picks for the best North Carolina based Accounting companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Accounting industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top North Carolina Accounting Companies
Shoeboxed makes it easy for consumers and businesses to manage their expenses and receipts. Since its inception in 2007, Shoeboxed has been the industry leader in receipt and e-receipt organization, serving over 1,000,000 users worldwide.
The pioneers of cloud-based receipt storage, Shoeboxed saves users time, money and hassle by turning receipts into a categorized, IRS-accepted archive of secure online data. Shoeboxed offers a fully functional free plan, as well as premium plans that include a prepaid mail-in service for physical receipts.
Shoeboxed also accepts receipts via their free mobile apps, through their free Desktop Uploaders and Web Clipper, or at [email protected]. Shoeboxed is based in Durham, North Carolina, and has a sister company in Sydney, Australia.
More information is available at www.shoeboxed.com.. .
APEX Analytix works as a trusted advisor to clients in virtually every country in the world. That means they understand your culture and speak your language – wherever you do business.
You’ll find they have the size, scope and experience demanded by even the most discerning procure-to-pay teams. Their highly skilled team of specialists has a proven proficiency to handle any linguistic assignment.
– Global 1000 clients on 6 continents, in virtually every country in the world – Safeguarding $2.6 trillion in disbursements each year – Proprietary global supplier and supplier contact database (built on 7 million supplier communications each year) – Fluent in languages covering 98% of global trade. .
Drake Enterprises, Ltd. develops tax preparation software for tax professionals.
It offers Drake Software, a tax software that allows users to prepare various tax returns, including personal or business, and federal or state; TicTie Calculate, an Adobe Acrobat plugin that helps tax and accounting offices to create work-papers directly from PDF documents; Taxpayer services; 7216 Sample Letters that help taxpayers to control their tax information; Bonus Software that simplifies office workflow; and electronic filing, business development, and data conversion solutions.. .
Jackrabbit Technologies is an online class management software platform. Jackrabbit is the industry’s most responsive, reliable and robust class management software for class, dance, swim, gymnastics, cheer, music and care.
Their customers increase profits and growth by taking complete control of every aspect of their business with ease and efficiency. Backed by unmatched security and support, they trust us to power their business and empower their future..
The AICPA is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 394,000 members in 128 countries and more than a 125-year heritage of serving the public interest. Founded in 1887, the AICPA represents the CPA profession nationally regarding rule-making and standard-setting, and serves as an advocate before legislative bodies, public interest groups and other professional organizations.
The AICPA develops standards for audits of private companies and other services by CPAs; provides educational guidance materials to its members; develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination; and monitors and enforces compliance with the profession’s technical and ethical standards. The AICPA’s founding established accountancy as a profession distinguished by rigorous educational requirements, high professional standards, a strict code of professional ethics, a licensing status and a commitment to serving the public interest.
AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S.
auditing standards for audits of private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; fraud and forensics; business valuation; and information technology.
Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation to elevate management accounting globally.. .
Budget Your Trip
Budget Your Trip allows travelers to plan and track trip expenses with an easy to use interface. Expenses are broken down with charts, graphs, and tables.
The website benefits independent travelers that desire a comprehensive breakdown of travel expenses. Travel expenses are entered by current travelers to categorize costs.
This financial data is aggregated and used to develop average travel costs for other travelers estimating future expenses. Budget Your Trip is one of the first trip planning tools to use real time data provided by travelers to estimate costs and breakdown expenses on a detailed geographic and categorical level.
An upsurge in independent travel has created a demand for travel planning tools with accurate and current information. Independent travelers are scouring the web for approximate travel costs and web based tools to assist them with trip planning.
The “Gap Year” or “Travel Year” concept, which began in Europe, has taken hold in the United States. Budget Your Trip meets the demands of this growing group by providing them with a tool to monitor their expenses, see their breakdown of spending, and predict future costs.
The proliferation of internet availability in developing countries provides travelers with immediate access to technology and communication tools at an unprecedented level. Internet applications are now allowing travelers to stay in touch with friends and family via email, blogs, and social networks.
Millennium Consulting Services
Millennium Consulting Services provides regulatory consulting and administrative services to insurance companies, insurance regulators, and other insurance-related entities. Millennium Consulting’s portfolio of services provides a variety of solutions to meet the demanding obligations of statutory accounting and reporting regulations.
Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, Millennium Consulting serves insurance clients throughout the United States, the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.. .
TimelyBill® telecom billing software was designed with these principles in mind: Flexibility, functionality and scalability. Whether you are looking at VoIP, Triple Play, Quad Play or Internet of Things, TimelyBill was built to meet all of your back office needs.
We offer a single stack OSS / BSS on a cost effective, cloud model for both traditional telecom as well as wireless and VOIP service providers.. .
Scale Finance is a business service company. It provides integrated finance and accounting solutions to help CEOs focus on execution that scales their companies and build value.
The company offers services such as CFO and control, capital raise services, business valuations, mergers and acquisitions; and professional consultation. Scale Finance as founded by David V.
Gilroy in 2008 and is headquartered in Durham, North Carolina.. .
Araize FastFund Nonprofit Accounting is an excellent product for small to mid-sized nonprofit organizations that desire a well-functioning fundraising module as well. Araize has been providing software solutions for nonprofit organizations since 1985.
FastFund was developed using the expertise of their staff of Certified Public Accountants specializing in auditing nonprofits.. .
IT Works provides solutions that address the different facets of grant and research management and has released products designed for administrators in colleges, universities, independent research institutes, and research hospitals. Products include Department Manager, College Administrator, Research Administrator, and Effort Administrator.
Founded in 1987, IT Works has installed over 345 financial and grant management solutions in over 155 major universities and research hospitals globally.. .
Bernard Robinson & Company
Bernard Robinson & Company is a Certified Public Accountant and Advisory firm with business advisors serving today’s leading middle market companies, private companies, not-for-profit organizations, small businesses, individuals and government entities. Through dedicated teams, BRC also serves several key industry sectors with clients across North Carolina, the Southeast and nationwide.
In business since 1947 (over 70 years), the firm has an excellent reputation as an employer and is currently listed in the Top 5 “Best Employers in North Carolina” by Business North Carolina and is simultaneously listed in Accounting Today as a “Best Accounting Firm to Work for 2018.”. .
Stowe & Stowe
Stowe & Stowe, CPAs is a certified public accounting firm specializing in dentistry. Stowe & Stowe provides a full range of both personal and professional services to help dentists meet their tax, accounting, financial, practice management and marketing needs.
Stowe & Stowe’s unique knowledge of the dental profession enables specialized service, allowing clients to spend more time with patients and less time crunching numbers.. .
Fisher, P.A. A CPA Firm
Fisher, P.A. is a CPA firm and innovative leader specializing in business advisory services, individual and business tax compliance as well as outsourced accounting solutions.
Our proactive approach is are driven by the needs of middle-market businesses, their owners and the families we serve throughout the region. We provide the platform for our clients to leverage technology to improve communication, reporting and efficiencies while we drive the strategies that add value, increase profit margins and success.
Your Business. Our Focus.
Securing Success.. .
IronPoint Financial is a corporate payments processor. Their cloud-based payment platform integrates easily and quickly with virtually any EPR or AP system without any changes on your end.
They provide secure electronic vendor payment transactions including virtual credit card, ACH, and wires. They also provide secure check printing at corporate or remote locations in addition to print and mail services.
There are no subscription fees, set up costs, or software to buy. Electronic payments reduce the cost of issuance and significantly lower the risk of bank and check fraud.
They do all the heavy lifting for you, including enrolling your vendors to accept virtual credit cards. Virtual credit cards generate lucrative rebate income, thereby turning your AP department into a profit center.
Integration and implementation is fast and easy. Their web-based payment platform also provides centralized control of payment approvals and disbursements, robust reporting for visibility, and even comprehensive invoice routing and approval workflows..
US Tax Service for Americans Living Abroad
Join Hundreds of Expats Enjoying Worry-Free Expat Tax Return and Taxation Services. Our qualified US Tax CPAs are experts in tax filings for individual and business needs.
We Offer Remarkable Global Tax Service That is Customer Oriented and Professional. Service offered : Individual Taxation : US citizens living abroad are required to file yearly federal tax returns.
Specific state tax returns are might be required based on your specific situation including source of income and pre-expat state of residence. Business Taxation : Whether you are a Sole Proprietorship, an LLC or a Corporation, we will be handling your state side tax filings and representation to let you focus on your business.
Retirement : You have made it this far and it is time to enjoy your expat retirementwithout worrying about state-side tax issues. Whether it may be your annuity, 401K withdraws, trust fund, charitable contributions or taxable gifts, We will be with you each step of the way for a worry free expat tax filing and proper state side representation.
About us : Expat CPA Tax services is a professionally licensed accounting office registered in the state of North Carolina. In addition, our staff consists of expert US Tax Professionals (CPA) with a broad spectrum of specialties and experience including: * CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT * CERTIFIED IN FINANCIAL FORENSICS * CHARTERED GLOBAL MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTAN * MASTERS DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING, TAXATION (MSA) Read Our Monthly Expat Tax Newsletter and Top Frequently Asked Taxation Questions (FAQ) for U.S.
Aliens and Citizens Living Abroad at http://www.expatcpatax.com/ We are always available to answer your questions, advise and provide guidance as needed. Please feel free to contact us for a prompt response..
Technology Resource Associates, Inc.
Technology Resource Associates, Inc. provides quality cloud-based school activity fund accounting software and related services for the K-12 school system.
TRA is proud of its all-star staff consisting of 19 employees. Regardless of titles or positions, every TRA employee wears a customer support representative hat, instilling the commitment of providing the best support services available – truly a rare find in today’s marketplace..
Pollock Partners came about through the vision of their founding partner, a former Australian Taxation Office (ATO) employee, who has over 28 years taxation experience. At Pollock Partners their goal is to provide their clients with high quality, value for money tax and accounting, services and advice.
Their mortgage broker partners have access to numerous lenders and can provide you with a choice of products and services that suit your particular circumstances. Meanwhile, out financial planning partners can provide a myriad of wealth creation solutions, as well as life and income protection insurance.
Wherever you are or whatever your financial needs, contact Pollock Partners today to make an appointment. Let us show you how to benefit most from your current situation..
Tax Stack makes it incredibly easy for people to manage & share confidential tax documents for free. Tax Stack makes it incredible simple for CPA’s to manage clients and access their documents for a small monthly fee.
Tax Stack makes it incredibly quick to find and meet reputable CPA’s near by for free. Driven by a personal pain point of managing and delivering tax documents to my CPA.
My documents live in a box, my CPA lives an hour and a half away. To make matters more difficult I’ve switched CPA’s after a long relationship and the transfer of; information, documents and workflow was even more daunting.
Finding one I trusted was hard work too. There’s got to be an easier way..
Terrapin Consulting provides support for companies running the Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) ERP/ Accounting system. Terrapin supports Dynamics GP from anywhere in the USA or Canada.
Terrapin provides Remote Desktop Support, Remote Video Training & Video Conferencing to all of their clients. A CPA oversees the accounting system, not a computer tech..
Adam Shay CPA, PLLC
To be honest, they started out as a local firm focused on growing their presence in the local market. They knew their local market and saw that there were too many CPA firms stuck in an old school mentality.
With time, they’ve learned that it is not a problem specific to their geography. They realize that there are clients out there that want the best service and best fit regardless of where they are located.
Such clients want to work with professionals that they feel confident in and are the best fit for them. As a result, they have launched initiatives to work with clients wherever they are located.
They utilize all kinds of technology- Skype, GoToMeeting, Google Hangout, and even old school email and conference calls to communicate with clients around the country. Freshbooks, Xero, and others- they also know about the latest accounting tools- the only accounting software choice for a small to medium sized business is not just Quickbooks..
National Payroll & Tax
This company was founded by a young entrepreneur. The company provides payroll processing and tax services for other small business and individuals.
The payroll side of the business offers other small companies a very inexpensive way to have the peace of mind that the employees and the company will not have to deal with payroll issues. Some of the features include: Check preparation with stubs, direct deposit (where offered by employer), everything done electronically, payroll tax filings for quarter and annually to the IRS.
The tax side of the business is devoted to preparation of income taxes for people anywhere. Everything can be sent electronically or by fax, completed, and then filed with IRS and State agencies.
These services are also provided with a guarantee on accuracy of 100%.. .
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