Firm History

Mike Burkhardt, the founder, started the firm in 1990 in Mankato, MN as a sole practitioner. In 1993 Mike purchased a tax practice in Annandale, MN and hired Jeff to manage the tax office. In 1997, Jeff joined as owner the firm incorporated. In 2009 Greg was hired to eventually learn the business and replace Mike as owner. In 2013 Paul was hired to grow the auditing side of the Mankato, MN office. In 2015 Mike semi-retired and both Jeff and Greg are now the current owners of the firm.

Services We Offer

  • Individual Income Tax
  • Business Income Tax
  • Payroll Service
  • Estate and Trust Tax
  • Bookkeeping
  • QuickBooks Support
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Jeff Burkhardt

Jeff Burkhardt

  • Graduate of St. Cloud State University in 1993
  • Joined the firm in 1993
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1995
  • Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, MN Society of Certified Public Accountants, MN Association of Public Accountants, and MN Society of Enrolled Agents
  • Jeff specializes in individual and small business income taxes, payroll and bookkeeping services

Greg Burkhardt – Principal

Biography

Mr. Greg Burkhardt joined the firm in 2009. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a master’s degree in professional accountancy from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, and worked for one year with Suby, Von Haden and Associates, S.C. in Madison WI. His work includes managing several municipal, school district, nonprofit, and single audits. He also oversees the daily operations of the Mankato office. When not working, Greg enjoys many outdoor activities, especially winter fishing. Greg and his wife have three children.

Qualifications

  • 8 years of experience auditing local governments in Minnesota
  • Member of the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA)
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association (MNGFOA)

Education

  • Graduated from University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
  • M.S. Degree in professional accountancy
  • Continuing professional education as required by AICPA and GAO
Greg Burkhardt