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Brian Bates, EA

Brian Bates, EA

Senior Tax Manager

Brian is a Senior Tax Manager who works with business owners to provide business accounting and payroll services, as well as business and personal tax services.  Brian obtained his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Springfield, and currently is working on his Master’s in Accounting.

Brian has been an Enrolled agent with the Internal Revenue Service since 2004.  This designation is one of only three professionals that can represent clients before the IRS.

Brian has been working in the accounting field since 1999 and has been working with Coonrod and Associates since November 2005.  He truly loves helping small businesses navigate through rules and requirements, so they can continue to focus on growing and creating successful businesses.

Brian is married with four children and is active in the Chatham Chamber of Commerce as well as with his church and family.

Brian does not offer Securities or Investment Advisory Services.