The startup community is made up of investors, entrepreneurs and dreamers. Balance sheets and general ledgers can be an after-thought or even stifle creativity.

Anders helps startups like yours achieve success by concentrating on the comprehensive financial needs of startups and entrepreneurs and allowing you to focus on developing and launching services and products, as you should.

From an understanding of the St. Louis market and business climate, to assistance with entity selection and structuring, outsourced accounting, valuation, mergers, acquisitions and expansions and well as traditional tax and audit services, Anders provides the complete scope to help startups become standouts.

Business Structure

  • Accounting System Sourcing, Setup and Training (including QuickBooks)
  • Entity Selection and Structuring
  • Operating Agreement Planning and Consulting
  • Capital Table Building

Financial Dashboards

Outsourced Accounting & CFO Services

  • Bookkeeping
  • Cloud Accounting
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable and Bill Pay
  • Payroll Preparation and Tax Reporting
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Preparation
  • Procedures and Quality Control
  • Benchmarking Strategies
  • Profitability Analysis
  • Budgeting and Cash Flow Forecasting
  • Runway and Burn Rate Analysis

Attracting Investors

  • Fundraising Consulting and Planning
  • Term Sheet Analysis
  • Financial Modeling
  • Equity Planning and Structuring
  • Capital Table Planning and Modeling
  • Future Planning
  • Company Valuation

Tax Consulting

Tax Planning and Compliance

  • Federal, State and Local Tax Compliance and Returns for Business and Owners
  • Income Tax Planning for Business and Owners
  • Entity Conversions
  • Research and Development Tax Credit
  • Small Business Stock Planning
  • State and Local Tax Planning

Audit and SaaS Accounting

Audit and Advisory Services

  • Audits, Reviews and Compilations of Financial Statements
  • Software as a Service Accounting

Business Valuation

  • Business Valuation
  • Purchase Price Allocations
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Buy/Sell Agreements

Startups and Entrepreneurs Success Stories

Saved Founder Over $500,000 in Tax on Sale of Company Shares

We were able to save the founder of a very successful startup company over $500,000 in tax on the sale of a large portion of his founders shares in the company.  This was accomplished through diligent stock planning and entity selection planning.

Learn more about our startup business services here.


Developed Business Plan and Produced Financial Model

Developed the business plan, produced the financial model, raised capital negotiated investor terms and conditions for a local snack company startup that is now being distributed in multiple states.

Helped Double Volume of Local Brewing Company

Provided accounting and advisory services for a local brewing company startup, helping them double their volume and move into additional states two years after inception.