Sue E. Edwards, CPA

Manager, Elgin


Sue has over 30 years experience in public accounting, specifically providing tax planning and consulting services to clients. She possesses expertise in the tax arena, with an emphasis on tax compliance, income tax audits, and SALT – state and local taxation and audits. Sue provides guidance for clients who must deal with state and local tax issues on top of their federal taxes. Her experience is particularly helpful for clients conducting business in multiple states. She also works with clientele varying from individuals to large privately held companies within the manufacturing, construction, not for profit, and professional service industries.

Sue additionally possesses expertise in the accounting services arena. She has assisted clients in preparing their internal and external financial statements and consulted with them on payroll tax and sales tax related areas. She is also a QuickBooks® ProAdvisor.

Education & Certifications

  • Associates, Business Data Processing, Illinois Valley Community College, 1978
  • Associates, Accounting, Illinois Valley Community College, 1995
  • Associates, Mid-management, Illinois Valley Community College, 1995
  • C.P.A, Illinois, 1999
  • Registered Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, 1999
  • Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor®
    • QuickBooks Online
    • QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions
    • QuickBooks Desktop
  • Certified QuickBooks® Consultant, Accountex Network

Professional & Civic Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
  • Elgin Community College Accounting Advisory Committee
  • Accountex Network, Member