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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Bates & Associates, CPAs, LLC has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as financial statements, and financial planning.

Bates & Associates, CPAs, LLC provides outstanding service to our clients because of our commitment to professionalism and quality. By combining our expertise and experience, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, superior customer services, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Bates & Associates, CPAs, LLC is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Bates & Associates, CPAs, LLC receive competent and timely advice.

Christine M Bates, CPA, Owner

Christi, a graduate of Southwest Missouri State University, has over 20 years of public accounting experience serving individuals and businesses in various industries. She provides services to individuals, partnerships, corporations, and non-profit organizations on a variety of issues including daily operations, taxes, and payroll.