sarasota cpaAt By The Books, LLC our mission is to provide individuals and small-to-large businesses (including Corporations, LLC’s, Partnerships, Estates and Trusts) with experienced and reliable accounting professionals willing to work on an as needed basis in the Southwest Florida small business community. Our goal is to offer a cost effective alternative to in-house bookkeeping that allows your company to focus on revenue generating activities that grow the bottom line. Through our company we offer an array of accounting services and strive to exceed your expectations by building a business relationship that sets us apart from the rest. Contact us today for a free consultation and let us show you how hiring an experienced outside firm is more cost efficient than hiring on another employee.

We specialize in small business Bookkeeping, Payroll, Sales Tax Preparation and Income Tax Preparation as well as General Office Support, Construction Liens & Permits, Florida Notary Public services and more. There is no job too big or small, short-term or long-term… we are here to help.

Our Team

At By The Books, LLC we are passionate about helping companies and individuals become financially successful. We offer a full team of experienced professionals that are able to tackle almost any financial issue that your company may be facing. We have helped many of our small and large clients get their finances back on course and cut costs by not only offering great services, but teaching our clients how to adjust their financial operations to limit end of month, quarter and year costs. We also understand the importance of receiving financial documents and information within a timely manner so that you can make important decisions based on accurate data.

Tammy A. Ashley, Founder

Tammy is the owner and founder of By the Books, LLC. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the University of South Florida and has been working in the Accounting, Finance and Tax fields for over 20 years which has given her the organization and communication skills that have made her extremely successful at what she does. Tammy has a true passion for small business and will do everything possible to help our clients be successful.

Jami Staniszewski, Bookkeeper

Jami joined the team in August of 2014, with a short leave in 2016 from which she came back with a vengeance. Jami holds an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from Everest University and has many years of experience in the accounting industry working with clients in many different business industries. She understands how the small business works and strives to provide the best service to our clients.

Kristy Hauschild, Assistant Bookkeeper

Kristy is the newest member of our team but you wouldn’t know it as she is always ready to tackle the next client project. She is eager to learn and grow with us.. Kristy has dedicated herself to understanding the individual needs of our clients and ensuring that they are our number one priority.