I provide expert full-service assistance for all your individual and business accounting needs. I will manage your entire bookkeeping process, including financial statements and posting accounts payable and accounts receivable.


Payroll is a crucial component to every business. I will ensure all aspects of this process run smoothly so you can focus your time and energy on your most valuable assets: your employees. My services include preparation of payroll checks and direct deposit, as well as payroll tax transmittal, quarterly payroll reports, W-2 preparation, and transmittal of contributions to retirement plans.

Tax Preparation

For many, the word "taxes" is synonymous with "headache". No matter if you run a business or are looking for personal tax preparation, you can count on me to make tax season as painless as possible. I have a depth of knowledge regarding tax law and experience working with individuals, partnerships, corporations, and nonprofits. In addition, my tax services also include, but are not limited to, gift taxes, estate taxes and employee benefit plans.


Drafting financial statements for your business can be time-consuming, but it doesn't have to be. I work with my clients to consolidate their financial data in a clear, concise format in a timely manner.

Reviews and Audits

My accounting services include performing systematic reviews and audits for small businesses and non-profits organizations.

Small Business Consulting

In many ways, I strive to be a one-stop shop for all my small business clients. My lengthy career in accounting has given me broad experience working with numerous small businesses in Columbia. Being a small business owner myself, I want to use this knowledge to help others. These services include business valuations, legal and regulation advice, and analysis of financial statements, among other advice regarding fiscal decision-making.

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.”

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