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By blending the specific business knowledge of our clients with the financial expertise of a highly qualified accounting firm, we are better equipped to make the changes that will positively impact a company’s bottom line. By meeting face-to-face with our client’s regularly, Ken Mallette, CPA, and our highly qualified staff, are able to assess the unique business needs of our clients and then reach their goals more effectively. Ken Mallette and our team are able to function as Chief Financial Officers without the enormous salary. As highly qualified business accountants, we are genuinely interested in the continued success of our clients. What sets us apart is the fact that we are educators and motivators. Our business expertise and accounting experience makes us ideal candidates to partner with our clients in a meaningful and and cohesive manner. Everyone on our team brings their own individual speciality and contribution. Quite simply, by helping other businesses succeed, we succeed.
Julie Mallette, Partner
With over 20 years of management and marketing experience, Julie brings an organizational expertise to our clients that helps prepare them for the day to day challenges of running a business. Her knowledge and understanding of practical business applications are a valuable resource to new and existing businesses alike. From streamlining processes to assisting with policy development and implementation, her skills provide an added benefit to our clients.
Tyler Rippy, Staff Accountant
Graduating with a business degree in Accounting from the University of Tennessee in May of 2016, Tyler Rippy is a welcome addition to the Padgett Business Services family. Her coursework and experience in a variety of markets and industries as well as her personal attention to detail and communication skills have set her up for a very successful future with our company. Like all our staff, Tyler is customer focused. Tyler’s outgoing personality and desire to continue to learn set her apart from the typical “bean counter”. Tyler is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Accounting at UTC as part of her plan to obtain her Certified Public Accountant status.
John E. “Jay” Johnson, III, C.P.A, C.G.M.A
Jay is a graduate of the University of Mississippi and has over 25 years of accounting experience working with companies ranging in size from $10M to $300M in annual revenues as a either Chief Financial Officer or Vice President of Finance. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Global Management Accountant.
Annabelle Huffman, Administrative Assistant
Annabelle has been a part of the Padgett Business Services family for several years, providing excellent customer service and assisting office staff while pursuing her degree at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Leave your financial reporting to us. We’ll make sure it’s organized and government compliant. We input your records into our system, which allows us to analyze and advise you on any small business issue. You’ll receive complete information monthly, so it’s available whenever you need it. Not only will you receive complete information monthly (so it's available whenever you need it), you'll meet face-to-face with your CPA to review those records and help you achieve your business goals.
We specialize in all the taxes that affect you personally and your small business: income tax, payroll tax, sales tax…any tax. Our thorough understanding of small business issues means your taxes will always be prepared accurately. We take a proactive approach to tax preparation by working with you throughout the year so you're able to make the most of your money.
We’re always here to answer questions and offer sound advice that gives you the competitive edge. We provide in-depth analysis that factors in present status as well as future goals, so you can make fully informed business decisions. We treat our clients as 'partners'. By meeting with our partners on a monthly basis, we are able to provide the timely information needed to improve both performance and profitability throughout the year.
Whether you write your own payroll checks, prepare payroll on your own computer or outsource your payroll needs, we have the right solution for you. With Padgett Business Services, we have a solution that lets you do payroll your way…and it is easy, affordable and less time consuming! Our payroll services are powered by a nationally recognized partner, designed for small businesses with one or more employees, and simplified to save you time.
Federal Withholding Tax Tables
W-4 Required for Each Employee
W-9 Request for Employer ID number
I-9 Required for Each Employee
G-4 Required for Each Employee
TN Application for Employer Number
TN Separation Notice
Georgia Application for Employer number
Georgia Separation form
Georgia Employer Tax Guide