WORTHINGTON — Legacy Tax & Accounting opened its doorways after a Nov. 19 ribbon chopping ceremony. The brand new Worthington enterprise, situated on Fourth Avenue, affords full tax providers together with particular person, farm, partnership and any enterprise taxes, to call a number of. Although the enterprise has restricted workplace hours, house owners Sue Johnson and Deb Olson may also present bookkeeping providers, which can cowl plenty of objects from payroll and gross sales tax to accounting.
“We’re open yr ‘spherical to serve the general public,” mentioned Olson. “Whether or not it’s extensions, tax letters, new companies pre-tax, or consultations.”
Johnson and Olson have recognized one another for years, and each have substantial histories in accounting and finance. Johnson began at a neighborhood Licensed Public Accountant agency in 1994. She has labored in each the private and non-private sector, been an auditor for the Metropolis of Worthington and for the previous 26 years, Johnson has offered providers for various space companies as a employees accountant.
As for Olson, she took the CPA examination in 1993 and likewise started work on the similar native agency earlier than becoming a member of the finance division for the Metropolis of Worthington in 1996. Olson has continued to work for native tax places of work till opening her personal enterprise.
Although each ladies began on the similar CPA agency, it wasn’t till they have been each working for town that they met. Their paths continued to cross at a neighborhood tax enterprise the place they labored collectively for years.
“We knew we may work properly collectively,” mentioned Johnson, when requested why the pair determined to enter enterprise collectively. “We’ve got that good repertoire the place we simply travel and we will bounce concepts off one another.”
“We all know we will work collectively,” Olson added, “as a result of we now have.”