We offer services in the areas of accounting, tax, management consulting, business acquisitions and sales, and personal financial planning. It is our philosophy to be unique by providing the broad range of service and in-depth experience our clients expect; and, at the same time, retain the personal service and responsiveness which has contributed to our growth.
As members of the Private Companies Practice Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Stangel Accounting and Tax Office, S.C. adheres to those standards of quality which are required for membership. Continuing education for staff, staff evaluations, quality control programs, client acceptance standards, and quality and accuracy of the work are a few of the areas which are part of this peer review.
Quality is not the product of just one department or a number of control procedures, but rather a basic professional attitude to which we have been long dedicated and which continues to permeate our firm. We at Stangel Accounting and Tax Office, S.C. are proud of the reputation we have achieved for high quality work - our clients and the public expect and deserve nothing less.
We strongly feel that Stangel Accounting and Tax Office, S.C. can meet the needs of your organization today and in the future. Our experience and knowledge, along with a genuine interest in serving our clients, has been the key to our success. Timeliness and quality in financial statement reporting are key concerns in order to make necessary business decisions. This experience and the related understanding of these operations permit us to design, perform and complete engagements for your organization effectively and at a reasonable cost. It is here that we can cost justify our services.
A fast growing company needs and deserves current and frequent strategic planning advice from their Certified Public Accountant. In many cases, the road of the fast growing company may contain as many pitfalls as the company headed in the reverse direction. Our philosophy is to give close personal attention, render timely service and to give proactive advice to you in your business decision making. We will always be on the alert for your company. New tax laws are immediately disseminated and effectively applied to our clients.
We will strive to provide you with the personalized service that has become the guiding philosophy of our firm. Although specialists and various levels of staff may work on an engagement, the primary responsibility for your services will rest with me.
Vicki A. Stangel, CPA
Stangel Accounting and Tax Office, S.C.
Vicki Stangel, CPA is the founding owner of Stangel Accounting and Tax Office, S.C. Her areas of emphasis are estate planning, financial planning and tax planning. Vicki graduated from St. Norbert College in 1975 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting. After two years in private accounting Vicki entered public accounting. In 1980 she was licensed to practice as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Wisconsin and has operated her own accounting firm since 1981.
Michael Ray, a staff accountant, has been in public accounting since January 1997 after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting. Mike?s areas of emphasis are bookkeeping and payroll services, along with individual and corporate tax.
Tara DuBois, CPA is a staff accountant and has been with the firm since February 2006. She has enjoyed her career in public accounting since her graduation from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay in May 2004. Her areas of expertise are estates, trusts, individual and corporate tax.
Jeff Ladwig, CPA is a seasonal tax preparer and his areas of emphasis are individual, corporate, and partnership taxation and financial statement services. Jeff has been in public accounting since 1995.
Jeff is a Sturgeon Bay native and received undergraduate degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He was licensed to practice as a CPA in the State of Wisconsin in 1998.
Katy Pigeon, a staff accountant, joined the firm in the fall of 2008. Katy is a native of the Brussels area and a 2008 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Katy's areas of emphasis are bookkeeping services along with individual and corporate tax return preparation.
Brenda Fish is our Administrative Assistant / Receptionist. She has over twenty-five years experience in customer service and office management. Brenda is a Sturgeon Bay native that lives with her husband and two daughters.