134 South Main Street, Lake Crystal, Minnesota 56055 - 507.726.6593

Main Street Accounting​


Main Street Accounting is not a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) firm. Clients are advised to consult with their CPA or Registered Tax Return Preparer - (RTRP) on tax rules and income tax reporting. We provide tax preparation and work closely with numerous local CPAs; if you need a recommendation for an income tax preparer, we can recommend one to fit your needs.


  • Analyze financial/business trends
  • Indentify profit drivers
  • Design specialized management reports
  • Filing system set upIdentifying the specific information needed to help you run your business

Why partner with Main Street Accounting?

Partnering with Main Street Accounting to work with you on managing your books, frees up time you can now devote to growing or managing your business. Your time spent on accounting and bookkeeping adds no value to relationships with your clients, but it is essential for your company. Allowing accounting and bookkeeping records to get behind could be detrimental to the success of your business.

  •  Cost Effective – no need to hire, train, and manage a bookkeeper
  •  Expertise – saves time on figuring out how to organize or understand your numbers
  •  Accuracy - often bookkeeping takes a backseat to other business priorities. Then you find yourself scrambling to get things entered often leading to errors in your records and costing you money.
  • Frees up valuable time that can be spent managing the business - Your time should be spent on doing what you do best – managing your business and working with clients!


Here are just a few accounting services that we offer:

  • Accounting program set up (QuickBooks, Sage 50-formly PeachTree)
  • Information system needs analysis (banking needs, tax needs, business management needs)
  • Cost accounting set up
  • Chart of accounts set-up
  • Report scheduling
  • Financial statement preparation for bankers or accountant - balance sheet (including GAAP), income statements and cash flow - prepare and review monthly financial statements so you can remain on top of what is happening with your business’ finances
  • GL accounting for tax

We want to help you simplify the way you manage your accounting so you can focus on managing your business!


Here are just a few bookkeeping services that we offer:

  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Invoicing
  • Inventory
  • Reconcile statements
  • Sales & use tax reporting
  • Budgets
  • Payroll services – processing and payroll tax filing

In addition to simply managing your books, we are able to offer a variety of other related services from a Consulting point of view.

We can work with you on your needs and design services to address specific areas of your business, no matter what industry you are in. Our services can be provided weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly based on your requests and budget. We take the frustration and worry out of bookkeeping and accounting, simplify your record keeping and money management, and ultimately save you time and increase your profitability.

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