September 15, 2011

Abeles and Hoffman, P.C. is pleased to announce that St. Louis Small Business Monthly recently recognized Steven Gustafson, CPA, principal, as one of  the 2011 Top Accountants.

“Being listed as one of the Top Accountants is a great honor and can be attributed to the trusting, long-lasting relationships I have established with my clients over the years,” said Gustafson.

The list of the Top Accountants was published in St. Louis Small Business Monthly’s August 2011 issue. The list was determined by the publication’s readers. Gustafson’s information in the August 2011 issue can be found here: http://www.sbmon.com/CompanySpotlight/tabid/130/itemid/1458/Default.aspx.

Gustafson has been working at Abeles and Hoffman, P.C. since 1989. As a principal, he is the lead audit partner in the firm. Gustafson provides audit, review and compilation services for the firm’s clients. He also has expertise in tax planning, tax compliance and due diligence procedures in acquisition engagements.  Gustafson assists clients in the distribution, real estate, service and manufacturing industries. In addition to his client responsibilities, he is in charge of the firm’s accounting and finances, administrative needs, and recruiting and hiring of new employees.

Gustafson graduated from Golden Gate University with a Master of Science in Taxation degree. He also received his Masters of Accountancy and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degrees from the University of North Dakota. Gustafson is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA), the Association of Corporate Growth (ACG), the University of North Dakota Alumni Association and the Golden Gate University Alumni Association. He currently resides in St. Louis, Missouri with his wife, Ann.

Established in 1979, Abeles and Hoffman, P.C. provides value-added accounting and consulting services to clients throughout the United States. The firm offers accounting, audit, tax, estate and financial planning, information technology and business advisory services. Abeles and Hoffman, P.C.’s association with Integra International provides them with access to additional financial planning and international business resources. The firm sustains corporate industry expertise in a number of areas, such as manufacturing, distribution, real estate, professional and business services.