Accounting Services Focus on the big picture. We’ve got your back office.

Closely-held companies and their executives sometimes lack the time, skills or resources needed to manage all the complex financial aspects of their enterprises. The number of financial decisions and responsibilities facing owners can be overwhelming – from selecting the appropriate accounting software and implementing key internal controls to processing daily transactions and reviewing financial results.

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ORBA offers a variety of services on a number of different platforms that allow you more time to focus on your business and gain confidence in your financials. Our professionals collaborate with you to identify objectives and alleviate concerns. Services range from traditional onsite bookkeeping services to outsourced, cloud-based functions. We help individuals and businesses across a variety of industries. ORBA can get you up and running quickly, improve accounting functions and help you understand and utilize your financial statements effectively.

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  • Maintain updated general ledgers
  • Record payments, receipts and journal entries
  • Record payroll
  • Prepare depreciation and amortization schedules
  • Reconcile asset and liability accounts
  • Reconcile bank statements
  • Weekly, monthly, quarterly or annual services
  • Interim controller services during a transition or growth period
Financial Statement Preparation
  • Prepare comprehensive financial statements using various methods including accrual, cash or income tax basis
  • Compiled financial statements that reflect management-represented information
  • Payroll tax returns
  • Sales tax returns
  • Informational returns (1099s and W-2s)
  • Household employment filings
  • Business tax returns
  • Individual tax returns
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Inside Public Accounting Recognizes ORBA as a 2022 Top 200 IPA Firm
ORBA, one of Chicago’s largest public accounting firms, has been recognized as a 2022 IPA 200 Firm by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA). Debuting on the list in 2013, this is the eight year that ORBA has made the list of the country’s Top 200 Firms. ORBA is ranked #119 on the list in the annual report – up from #131 the previous year. 

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ORBA will gladly provide you with hard copies of the useful guides listed below. Select which guides you would like to receive and submit the form below.

  • Tax Pocket Guide
  • Tax Planning Guide
  • Records Retention Schedule
  • Auto, Travel & Business Log

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