Our founders knew it was important to look at a client’s big picture. They went beyond basic accounting to provide real-world solutions to assist clients in achieving their goals, whether it was better using financial resources to further the mission of a nonprofit organization or developing a long-term tax plan that allows future investment in business. Our approach hasn't changed. It is why clients and employees come to us...and stay.
For over 40 years, we have specialized in serving:
We provide a full range of accounting services to approximately 200 nonprofit organizations. We understand that nonprofit
organizations want to maximize the use of every dollar to further their mission, while at the same time running their organizations efficiently and effectively and having accurate financial information to assist them in important decisions.
Privately Held Businesses
We provide tax, audit and assurance, and accounting services to businesses in a wide range of industries and work closely with our clients to develop a complete tax program to ensure your company's success.
Individuals, Trusts, and Estates
We identify and resolve your tax issues through our high level of expertise, knowledge and personal care and assist you in formulating and implementing a customized tax strategy and long-term financial plan.
Employee Benefit Plans
We deliver a full range of specialized audit and consulting services to both employers and plan administrators, as well as offer practical solutions to continually evolving regulatory obligations.
Serving nonprofit organizations, privately held businesses, individuals, and employee benefit plans
Approximately 20 CPA's on staff
Strong audit, assurance, and consulting focus on nonprofit organizations
Tax expertise in business, individual, and nonprofit issues
Located in Atlanta, GA
Founded in 1976
File the right form
Here are some things you should know about deducting casualty losses on your 2017 return
When a donor promises to make a contribution at a later date, your not-for-profit likely welcomes it. But such pledges can come with complicated accounting issues.
Convert ordinary income to long-term capital gains
Form 8283 for donors
“We engaged Brooks, McGinnis & Company because we wanted a quality, in-depth audit by a firm who specializes in working with nonprofit organizations. The audit team communicates well with our staff, management, and Board Members and we do not have to train audit staff as they know nonprofits! I don't hesitate to call with a question during the year and they are always there to help us work through issues and provide feedback on how we might improve our processes.”
“It is a blessing to be a Brooks McGinnis client.”
“Each year, we learn more and more from your team and that helps us to better understand how we’ll arrive at our final numbers. Thank you again for the high level of service and support you provide us.”
“We have engaged the Brooks, McGinnis and Company team for over 10 years and could not be more pleased with their service, attention to detail, and their overall willingness to help whenever we need them throughout the year. You will not find a more dedicated team that specializes in nonprofit accounting.”
“We have been working with Brooks, McGinnis and Company since 1994. Brooks, McGinnis and staff have a deep understanding and accounting knowledge of the nonprofit industry including the Automated Church Systems accounting software, which is what many churches use for finances. We can go to them with any question and, with the highest degree of integrity and professional care, they are always straightforward and honest about our accounting procedures and practice. Brooks McGinnis and staff know their clients and are timely in responding to any inquiries that we may have. A heartfelt thank you to our CPA for creating a warm and inviting working relationship with us.”
“Over the years, Brooks, McGinnis has gotten to know our work very well and understands our goals as a growing nonprofit. Not only are the audit team members focused on our current financial situation, but they have identified areas where we could improve our practices within the limitations of our small staff. We are very pleased with our progress and thank the knowledgeable and dedicated staff at Brooks, McGinnis for helping us prepare for growth and greater mission impact.”
“I have been sending my taxes to Brooks, McGinnis and Company for the last eight years and have always been pleased by their excellent customer service, prompt tax preparation, and their expertise in clergy taxes which we need! An extra thank you for the great staff I have worked with in their willingness to provide whatever assistance I need.”
“Shortly after relocating to the Atlanta area we were in need of of the services of an audit firm. Brooks, McGinnis & Company was a recommendation from another organization because of the firm's experience in dealing with non-profit organizations such as ours. Beyond the thoroughness and comprehensive reporting associated with the audit process, as we expected, it is the people from Brooks, McGinnis & Company that really deliver. The audit staff provided the service in a professional and personable way making for an efficient and thorough audit. We have sought their service for over ten years and have never thought about looking elsewhere.”