about Erin Palmer, CPA

While growing up in Missouri, Erin Palmer learned the value of community and family as well as the importance of deploying honesty and transparency not only in personal but also professional relationships.

A graduate of Columbia College, Erin received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and is honored to be a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants.


For over 20 years, Erin  has offered  accounting services in Columbia, Missouri. Dedicating her career to empowering individuals and businesses to achieve financial freedom and helping them focus on what matters most. It has been her privilege to serve the Columbia community and she is committed to ensuring a prosperous future for Mid-Missouri.

Erin's expertise covers a wide range of accounting services including individual, business, nonprofit taxes, as well as governmental and employee benefit plans, tax preparation and auditing. In addition, she has a passion for working with entrepreneurs and small businesses to help them set goals, navigate their finances, and grow their companies.

Client Testimonials

“My anxiety of tax preparation was totally eradicated this year by Erin Palmer. She prepared my taxes quickly, professionally, and hassle-free. Even though there are miles between us, her ability to complete the process with the latest technology was amazing. Her capacity to work around my schedule was priceless. Thank you, Erin, for your professionalism in making a dreaded task very tolerable.”

“I’ve had the pleasure of doing business with Erin for several years, and I am never disappointed! Erin is always reaching out and communicating with us to make sure that all of our business’s finances are in order. She makes tax season a breeze, and really takes a weight off my back!”

Benjamin, Owner/Operator of Peachtree Catering & Banquet Center
“When I started my law practice, I quickly realized that I needed an accountant to handle my books & payroll.  Erin came highly recommended to me, and I’m thankful for that.  She has been my accountant from the beginning. I couldn’t be more pleased with the services she has provided.  She is thorough, easily accessible, and quick to respond to any questions or issues I’ve had.  Knowing that Erin has my accounting needs covered allows me to focus on what’s most important in my business – my clients and their needs.”

Corey Jackson
“I have been a client for more than a decade and truly appreciate the personal service I get from Erin Palmer and her team.  She prepares my company and personal tax returns, and the quality of work is always fantastic and timely.  I value Erin's advice as my advisor and accountant. She is often the first professional I turn to when looking at something new. I can pick up the phone at any time with a tax issue and Erin is prompt to discuss the matter with me.”

Don Seitz
“To have Erin Palmer as an accountant takes the experience beyond numbers. I know she has my best interest in mind with every decision, along with the expertise within our business niche. She has become an integral asset to our business success! I could not imagine having anyone else when tax season rolls around.”

Jeff Carr-owner of The Fitness Company (Fitco)
“My husband and I have been with Erin since 2004.  We have a small local business of 15 employees. The firm takes care of our payroll and taxes with ease.  The service we receive from her team has always been outstanding. My husband and I both know we can always count on her with all of our accounting needs for the business and for our personal things. You name it, Erin L. Palmer, CPA can help you.”

Accent Dental