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About Us

Our Mission

Our mission is simple. We regard our clients as business partners. In this context, we work together to find accounting and tax solutions that work for the client within the framework of ever-changing laws and regulations.

Our dedication to hard work has earned us the respect of our clients and the financial community in and around Sarasota. With the knowledge that time is money, we strive to help you make the best use of both.

Our Professionals

Douglas A. Timm CPA

Growing up in Sarasota in a family connected with the Sarasota business community has given Doug a unique perspective in his accounting practice. He is very familiar with the evolution of the Sarasota business landscape over the years. A graduate of the University of Florida, Doug has been practicing accounting in Sarasota for almost thirty years.

Doug provides tax, accounting and consulting services on a personal basis to his clients. His tax experience includes preparing returns of individuals, corporations, partnerships, trusts and estates, nonprofit organizations, and homeowner associations. In addition, Doug performs certified audits of small businesses, nonprofit organizations and homeowner associations. Industries served include construction, retail, restaurant and professional services.

Doug is a member of the Tax Section of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Susan Y. Timm CPA

Susan is a graduate of West Virginia University College of Business and Economics. She has been practicing accounting in Sarasota for almost thirty years.

Susan's focus is the small business. She is involved in the setup and implementation of small business accounting systems. Susan's philosophy is to aid the client in learning to their comfort level and to help them to become self-sufficient masters of their numbers. She is also heavily involved in individual and corporate tax preparation.

Susan is a QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor for both QuickBooks Desktop and QuickBooks Online. She has been training businesses on QuickBooks since 1997.

Our Business

Timm & Timm, P.A. is a family business. Doug and Susan Timm have worked together professionally since before they were married in 1984. They attribute the success of their working relationship to the fact that they bring complimentary skills and personalities to the business.  Both of their daughters have also worked in the business during high school and college.