Michael Kimmey & Associates is a client-centered accounting firm serving Chicagoland with convenient offices in Oak Brook and Orland Park. For over 35 years we've taken great pride in providing high quality accounting, tax services and financial management solutions to small and midsized businesses.
At Michael Kimmey & Associates, we'll get to know you and your business so together we can conquer any financial hurdles to increase profits. We understand that as a business owner you want to do more than watch expenses and make sure your bookkeeping is up to date. For your business to attain financial stability and growth, you also need an insightful financial partner who really understands your challenges. We also offer income tax preparation for individuals.
Your business is a part of the local community so your accountant should be too. At Michael Kimmey & Associates, our firm is large enough to deliver all the accounting services your business requires and small enough to value our relationship with each client. We urge you to request a consultation online now or reach out to us at 630-581-7007 to learn more.
Michael has lived most of his life in the world of entrepreneurship and small business. Starting as young boy then as a young adult, working weekends, summers and late nights in his father's small business, Michael witnessed firsthand the risks, struggles and challenges of starting, owning and operating a small business. He eventually became a partner with his father and was the key person who was instrumental in growing the business from its meager beginnings to a multi-million dollar operation. He personally navigated the company through the process of its eventual sale to a major competitor.
Knowing that a small to midsized business becomes the largest asset of a business owner’s net worth this often means the owner’s financial well-being and retirement is extremely dependent on the successful transfer or sale of their business. Michael Kimmey has assisted dozens of business owners with the start-up, purchase or sale of their business. He has purchased, developed and sold a number of businesses himself.
During the ownership of the family business, Michael experienced the demoralizing impact of taxation on the profits and personal finances as a business owner and the importance of a trusted financial advisor. While working with his clients, Michael makes a priority of providing strategic tax advice in order save his clients as much as he can in taxes.
Michael graduated from DePaul University, Chicago in 2000 with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce; Accounting and Finance. He became certified as a CFP in 2003. In 2007 he purchased his current accounting and tax firm which has a 40 year history of providing the tax, financial planning and accounting needs to a wide variety of industries and a growing client base. The firm’s objective is to give small and mid-size business owners the advice, attention and service they deserve. "We are committed to helping clients build their business and their personal wealth with customized advice and financial planning to help them achieve their life long goals."
Michael’s extensive education and experience in the small business world allows him to bring the unique understanding and knowledge of working from the business owner’s side of the desk. He relates very well to owners and he communicates with them in a language they can understand. Michael completely understands his role as a business owner’s most trusted advisor and is very comfortable in his position of being one of the most sought out business advisors in the area.
Michael lives in the Chicagoland area, with his wife, Mary and enjoys traveling and playing golf when he has the opportunity.