Geri Bowman, CPA, EA, USTCP, graduated from the University of Akron with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 1994 and became a licensed Certified Public Accountant in 1996.
Geri has over twenty-five years experience providing accounting, individual and small business income tax and consulting services. Throughout the years, she has served a wide range of individuals, corporations and partnerships in the areas of accounting issues and tax law. She strives to continue her mission of serving clients with the highest level of accounting expertise and professionalism possible.
For many years, Geri has prepared personal and small business income tax returns as well as payroll tax returns. She has also trained several small business clients how to use QuickBooks and continues to advise many in that area.
Several years ago, Geri became interested in the taxpayer representation niche of the tax business. By completing all three levels of education thru the National Tax Practice Institute, Geri earned the Fellow designation in 2008 and became a licensed Enrolled Agent in 2012. She volunteered to serve on the NTPI Planning Committee for five years (as Chair for three) where she left her mark on the education offered by the National Association of Enrolled Agents. She received the NAEA President's Award in 2015 and the NAEA Excellence in Education Award in 2016.
Only attorneys and Circular 230 professionals who pass the rigorous tax court exam are permitted to represent taxpayers in tax court. Geri achieved her goal of passing the tax court exam in 2012 and is one of few authorized to represent taxpayers as a nonattorney before the US Tax Court. She now assists with a review course designed for students preparing to take the difficult tax court exam.
Geri proudly services the greater Akron-Canton area including Mogadore and Tallmadge and looks forward to assisting you with your tax and accounting needs.