James M. Knowles

James M. Knowles

P 312.670.7444 | F 312.670.8301

James started at ORBA as a member of the firm’s Tax Processing Group, where he assisted with the preparation of tax returns. From there, he moved to the Accounting Services Group. His responsibilities include creating and processing bills for a variety of clients across multiple industries and tracking payments to ensure prompt delivery. He assists individuals and businesses with a range of accounting needs and tax compliance, including preparing financial documents and reconciling bank statements.

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ORBA Winner of 2021 Top Workplaces USA Award Firm — Firm also Recognized on the Top Workplaces USA Financial Services List
ORBA, one of Chicago’s largest public accounting firms, is pleased to announce that it has earned the 2021 Top Workplaces USA Award. The firm was also recognized on the 2021 Top Workplaces USA Financial Services Industry list, issued by Energage. This is the inaugural year for the Top Workplaces USA Awards.


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  • Tax Pocket Guide
  • Tax Planning Guide
  • Records Retention Schedule
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