Richard Rust CPA, P.A.

Our team of skilled professionals have the knowledge to help you negotiate the complexities of investigations by the IRS or state/local taxing authorities. We are fully conversant with all current tax laws, and can provide you with a complete summary detailing how your tax return was prepared. We can help you in negotiating terms, tax resolutions, assist with tax levies, liens or any other financial services you may require.

We will be pleased to assist you in legally minimizing your tax liabilities, if you should receive a large amount of money through an estate, gift or trust. Navigating such complexities can be a time-consuming, and a complicated process. We can ensure that you comply with all requirements, and minimize your tax burden to the greatest possible extent.

We offer very affordable and competitive rates, according to the complexity of the specific services you require.

With Rust CPA's tax planning and compliance services, Jacksonville's residents and small businesses are in safe and professional hands.


Rust CPA offers a wide range of tax preparation and planning, accounting, and other management consultant services to Jacksonville's small businesses.

Tax Preparation and Planning


We can offer you year round support to help you navigate the complexities of preparing your business returns in compliance with all federal, state, and local tax legislation.

We offer a simple tailor-made-due-date tax compliance system that monitors your estimated tax payment schedule to prevent cumbersome and costly interest or penalties from accumulating.

We closely monitor federal, state, and local tax law changes to make sure the tax services we offer are always accurate and up-to-date. We are always on the lookout for new information that could help reduce your current or future tax liabilities or limit your tax burden in any way.

Accounting Services

We can provide assistance for small business accounting with a wide range of accounting services, including bookkeeping, payroll, and financial statement preparation services for small to mid-sized firms.

We carefully follow Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to prepare financial statements to be used by banks, investors or any other third party. We can prepare custom reports for your portfolios for internal use. We can even teach your staff to use QuickBooks or other accounting software to manage your books and payroll, helping to make your business operate as smoothly and efficiently as possible.

We can also offer any other accountant consultant services that you may require to get your business off the ground or for restructuring purposes.

We know that outsourcing your Jacksonville accounting needs to Richard Rust CPA professional accountants will help to improve your business operations, boost efficiency, increase your profit margins, and free up time so that you can focus on your clients and further your business goals.