E. Pete Lewis, MBA, CPA
Enrolled Agent Admitted
To Practice Before the IRS
For tax support when you need it most, reach out to the professionals at Lewis & Associates Tax Planning, Inc for service. At our local tax preparation company in St. Charles, IL, we are proud to be the tax team that you can rely on. Our experienced staff offers tax resolution services for clients located throughout the area. From freelancers to major corporations, you can count on us to provide top service to individuals and companies. Our goal is to deliver results that help you through any type of financial situation.
Owning a business involves more than just developing a marketable service or product and providing it to your clients. There are many financial issues that must be resolved to keep your corporation in full compliance. With the tax services from our company, you will keep your finances in check with ease.
Whether you are a small business owner, a manager at a mid-sized company, or a self-employed freelance professional, our professionals have the right solution for your situation. Our experienced team has the expertise needed to tackle each of your concerns. We have seen and done it all, and we are prepared to assist you with any need.
As a business owner, you have enough to stress over without trying to manage your finances. When your budget does not fit a full-time accountant for your staff, you can count on us to assist you. We proudly deliver a wide range of different services to help you resolve your financial troubles. From bookkeeping to tax preparation, trust us to handle every task.
Receive the local tax service support you need when you reach out to our team professionals. Our focus is on delivering clients with the right answers to their questions. Whether you have a minor or complex issue, you can count on our advisors to provide you with a custom plan to fit your specific situation.
The consultants at Lewis & Associates have backgrounds in providing tax services to corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, and sole proprietors. These skilled technicians bring proven track records of finding practical business solutions to complex tax issues. Our consultants have been introducing hands-on leadership to business owners for more than 20 years. Schedule a consultation with us today to discover how we can assist you.
Mr. Lewis, owner and principal of Lewis & Associates Tax Planning, Inc (LATP), has more than 25 years of experience working with small business owners, nonprofit organizations, trusts, and estates. During his years in the industry, he has worked in public accounting, legal, manufacturing, wholesale distribution, and retail environments. Mr. Lewis holds an MBA in finance from Dominican University in River Forest, IL.
Prior to forming LATP, Mr. Lewis held such positions as Director of Tax, Vice President of Finance, Tax Manager, Controller, and Accounting Manager for Chicago area businesses. Additionally, Mr. Lewis has been an Adjunct Professor of accounting, tax, and finance for more than 15 years. He currently teaches at DePaul University, Chicago, IL, and University of Phoenix, Schaumburg, IL.
Mr. Lewis is a Certified Public Accountant and an Enrolled Agent Admitted to Practice before the IRS. An "Enrolled Agent" (EA) is a tax professional who has passed an IRS test covering all aspects of taxation, plus passed an IRS background check. Enrolled Agents have passed a 2-day, 8-hour examination covering all aspects of federal tax law, including the taxation of individuals, corporations, partnerships, and various regulations governing IRS collections and audit procedures. Like CPAs and tax attorneys, EAs can handle any type of tax matter and represent their client's interests before the IRS. Unlike CPAs and tax attorneys, Enrolled Agents are tested directly by the IRS, and focus exclusively on tax accounting. Enrolled Agents can operate in all 50 states.
Mrs. Shered, an Associate at LATP, is also a principal in Focus Group, Accounting & Tax Services, Inc. She has more than 10 years of experience providing bookkeeping and tax preparation services for small business owners. Her firm partners with Lewis & Associates to offer a full range of services to clients in need of accurate financial statements.
Mrs. Shered is an accounting graduate of DeVry Institute, and she is a Certified Public Accountant in Illinois.
Contact us in St. Charles, Illinois, to work with our tax professionals for your services. We offer our services throughout the area.