Barbara Loutos has your back. A practicing CPA in Arizona for over 30 years, Barbara has extensive experience in both tax and financial reporting for both individuals and small businesses. Barbara is a detail-oriented professional dedicated to providing responsive service and straightforward information. She’s also one of the most fun and well-read accountants you’ll ever meet. After graduating from the University of Arizona, she started her career at Deloitte and Touche before moving on to work as an internal accountant in the insurance and real estate industries. She started her own public accounting practice in 1989, focusing on accounting and financial reporting systems for small businesses. That experience gives her a deep understanding of their many challenges and shortcomings. Barbara is an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor (both desktop and online) who provides support with accounting system set-up, cost-containment, and tax planning. She can help you stay on the right track, but most importantly, she’ll help you make sense of the numbers. Barbara serves as Treasurer for and is a member of the Board of Directors for Community Food Connections (CFC), the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that runs the Phoenix Public Market. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants.