Certified Public Accountant & Consultant

Proudly Serving South Bend, IN

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About Steven A. Goldberg, CPA

Steven A. Goldberg, CPA is a full service accounting and consulting firm that offers accounting, tax, business consulting, and wealth building services to businesses and individuals throughout Michiana.

Our goal is to be trusted advisors to our clients and to assist them in meeting financial goals and increasing net worth, while minimizing taxes.

We believe that personal attention is critical and we pride ourselves on strong relationships with individual clients, business owners and their staff. We realize that our services and advice are an integral part of the financial health of businesses and families, and we work hard every day to provide high quality services and develop trusting relationships.

If you can benefit from this kind of personal attention and experience, we welcome the opportunity to work with you.

Steven A. Goldberg

Steve Goldberg became a CPA over 35 years ago and has practiced public accounting in South Bend since 1974. He received his B. S. in Industrial Management from the Krannert School of Business at Purdue University and an M. B. A. in Finance from Indiana University in Bloomington. Steve has strong ties with the Michiana area, growing up in South Bend and graduating from Riley High School.

Steve began his accounting career in 1971 with Arthur Andersen in Chicago, Illinois and worked on large audits throughout the Midwest. He returned to South Bend three years later and practiced with McGladrey and Pullen. He became a partner in 1980.

Steve left McGladrey in 1990 to start his own business. Throughout his career, Steve has concentrated on helping small businesses and individuals minimize their taxes and build on their wealth.

Since 1990, Steve has been involved in the Peer Review program instituted by the accounting profession to monitor CPA practices. He has worked on peer reviews in California, Ohio and Indiana. Steve has also served as a bankruptcy trustee, helping businesses maintain a positive net balance while managing all of their legal and tax matters.

Lora Stull

Lora Stull possesses in-depth accounting, tax and business experience. At Steven A. Goldberg CPA, she specializes in services for small businesses including bookkeeping, payroll, Federal and state tax returns, and compliance with all tax laws. In addition to her tax experience, Lora manages the QuickBooks Accounting Software for the Company and assists clients in effectively utilizing it in their businesses. Lora also helps clients with a wide range of QuickBooks related services including set up, trouble shooting and providing advanced uses of the software. In addition to QuickBooks, Lora is proficient in Microsoft® Word, Microsoft® Excel spread sheets, and UltraTax programs, Payroll, Fixed Asset Maintenance, Bookkeeping and Property taxes.

Laura C. Guentert

Laura specializes in the U. S. Federal, state and Canadian tax laws. She focuses on the preparation of individual tax returns and, in addition, works on Federal and state tax returns for business clients. Laura is proficient in Microsoft® Word, Microsoft® Excel spread sheets, Quicken® and UltraTax programs, Payroll, Fixed Asset Maintenance, Bookkeeping and Property taxes. She is our reigning tax expert and handles the many research and tax questions posed by clients. Laura is a 1982 graduate of Saint Mary's College. She has given back to her community by volunteering at Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business Tax Assistance Program and offering tax assistance to low-income individuals.

Karen Austin

Karen specializes in business and individual tax returns, bookkeeping, payroll, property tax returns and political financial reports at Steven A. Goldberg CPA. She has been a CPA since 2009 and is an accounting graduate of Indiana University, South Bend, where she was on the Dean's List and a member of Who's Who in American Universities. Karen is proficient in QuickBooks Accounting Software, Microsoft® Excel and Microsoft® Word. She has been treasurer of the St. Bavo Conference of St. Vincent de Paul Society since 2004 and has worked as a bookkeeper at several local businesses.