Welcome to The Bookkeepers Inc. - your bookkeeping and tax service experts! We offer a broad range of administrative and tax related services to meet your individual and business needs. We are dedicated to serving all of your business needs while ensuring a friendly experience in doing business with us. That’s why we go the extra mile…
Our reputation depends on our ability to meet your business needs and expectations. And while we have stayed true to our humble beginnings, we now provide even greater levels of service across the greater Des Moines area.
We offer extended hours from February through April 15.
Your needs are our number one priority! As a full service bookkeeping firm, we take pride in providing you the best service in Des Moines and making it easier for you to do business.
Our services include bookkeeping, payroll (paper and direct deposit), and tax preparation. We also have a Citrix server which enables both the business owner and the bookkeeper to work together to maintain complete and accurate financial records.
Call us today for a free consultation on the services you need most!
Kathleen A. Ermels -- President
Kathy has been in the bookkeeping industry for over 25 years. It runs in the family as her husband is a CPA. They live in Urbandale where they raised four children and are now enjoying their many grandchildren. Kathy is an active participant in several local community events and Commerce Chambers.
Jackie Wilson -- Bookkeeper
As a valued employee, Jackie has been with The Bookkeepers since 2007. Jackie lives with her husband in Prairie City.
Darla Helt -- Bookkeeper
Darla has been with The Bookkeepers since January 2013. She graduated from AIB College of Business and earned her Bachelor's Degree in 2011.
Brandon Ermels, MBA -- Bookkeeper
Brandon joined The Bookkeepers staff at the end of 2014 and enjoyed his first taste of Tax Season from the professional side. Prior to his arrival with The Bookkeepers Brandon was an adjunct instructor, teaching courses in Business Communications and Introduction to Computers at Iowa Central Community College. In 2011 Brandon left Iowa Central to start the Men's & Women's Soccer Programs at AIB College of Business as well as serve as the College's PDSO for International Students. Brandon received his MBA in 2009. His wife Kelsey is a Registered Dietitian at LIFE TIME FITNESS and they live in Urbandale with their 2 daughters Olivia and Avery.