Ness Tax & Bookkeeping Service - Sioux Falls, SD

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The Ness Team

Tim Ness

Timothy Ness, EA:
Tim is  a former IRS tax auditor who founded Ness Tax and Bookkeeping Service in 1999. A graduate of Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, he received his MBA from the University of South Dakota. He is a QuickBooks Pro Advisor and is a Dave Ramsey Endorsed Local Provider for tax and bookkeeping services. As an Enrolled Agent, Tim prepares tax returns and represents clients who have problems with the Internal Revenue Service.

Mona Yan, CPA, QuickBooks ProAdvisor:
Mona received her Master’s Degree in Professional Accountancy (MPA) from the University of South Dakota. She has distinguished herself as one of the most knowledgeable and friendly members of the Ness team. She is the primary source of contact for all corporate, partnership, and non-profit tax return preparation and also handles some of the more complicated individual tax returns.

Gary Forsch: 
Gary has more than 15 years of tax preparation experience and specializes in farm and small business tax return preparation. Friendly and trustworthy, Gary is one of our most requested preparers.

Emery Redenius:
Emery has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of South Dakota. He is a former US Army Sergeant. Emery is an IRS AFSP record of Completion certified preparer.

Gene Lebahn, EA, QuickBooks ProAdvisor:
Gene is a graduate of the University of South Dakota where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. Gene has been with the firm for years primarily working with small business and individual tax clients. He is an IRS AFSP Record of Completion certified preparer.

Daniel Foster, CPA:
Dan is a graduate of the University of South Dakota with Master of Professional Accountancy. Dan has extensive experience in budgeting and financial reporting in the oil and gas industry. He also performs technical research of complex transactions, reviews and compilations.

James Wigdahl, CPA:
James is a graduate of the Mount Marty College where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Minor in Business Administration. He is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced member of Ness Team. He prepares individual and business tax returns and works with year-end adjusting procedures.

Carol Jenkins, EA:
Carol is a graduate of Interstate Business College, ND. She has a long accounting and tax career in Rapid City, SD preparing individual and business tax returns, helping clients with IRS issues, and performing bookkeeping tasks.

Jerome Rieck, CPA
He has 18 years of strong background in public accounting. He is a former Financial Reporting Manager at major insurance company, he also has years of experience as treasurer in banking. Worked for CPA firms, and ran his own tax practice. He enjoys teaching and learning from other people. He is an expert in Excel and Word, and QuickBooks, he was a certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.


Two locations to serve you:

1616 East 10th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Phone: (605) 332-4829

3220 West 57th Street Suite 104
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Phone: (605) 361-5311

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