Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
A Chat with Haroon M. Ahmed, CPA
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Our CPA (Firm) has Licensed Certified Public Accountants providing year round Income Tax and E-Accounting Services to Individuals, Sole Proprietors, Partnerships and Corporations. Including, Preparation Financial Statements, State Sales Taxes and Payrolls.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Haroon M. Ahmed, CPA is licensed to practice in State of Illinois for the past 15 years. Expertise includes Individual, Partnership and Corporation Tax Returns and Accounting including Financial Statements.
What do you love most about your job?
I love numbers. Being a CPA I would like to work with numbers every day either doing Taxes or Accounting and managing accounting for a client corporation etc.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
A business owner whose Accounting and Taxes I handle, just recently told me that he is very happy with my work and he feels like he is in good hands like the AD commercial "All State Insurance"