Davis, Josey,
Keating & Ranes
LLC

Certified Public Accountants

DLLR License #34724


2661 Riva Road, Suite 1040

Annapolis, MD 21401


Monday - Friday 

8:30 - 5:00


ABOUT US

DAVIS, JOSEY, KEATING & RANES, LLC, located in Annapolis, Maryland, is a diversified firm of Certified Public Accountants providing accounting, auditing, tax and management consulting services to individuals and businesses in the Annapolis - Washington - Baltimore areas. Formed in 1983, we bring to our clients national CPA firm experience with a local firm touch. Our partners provide a wide range of professional services to public and private financial, commercial, not-for-profit and individual clients.


Today, DAVIS, JOSEY, KEATING & RANES, LLC specializes in serving complex needs of high income individuals as well as owner-managed and closely-held businesses. It is our range of experience and commitment to quality service that makes our Firm the ideal choice as business advisors and independent Certified Public Accountants.


Each client of DAVIS, JOSEY, KEATING & RANES, LLC is assigned an engagement team that includes an engagement partner and such other accounting and auditing or tax professional as required. Our larger business clients are assigned both audit and tax engagement personnel. In this way, clients generally are able to reach a professional familiar with their affairs at all times.


All partners and CPA employees of our Firm are members of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA). Our Firm participates in the AICPA's quality review program. This is a program of periodic review of member firms' quality control systems by outside CPA's (peer review). 

Our Services

ATTESTATION

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Reporting on financial statements including:
       - Audit
       - Review
       - Compilation


Preparing and reporting on projections and financial forecasts 


Assisting in the preparation of financing proposals for presentation to financial institutions  


Assisting in the preparation of business plans


Project analysis and feasibility studies


Personal financial planning 


Accounting systems and control evaluation


Bookkeeping and client write-up services
 

TAXATION

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Planning and consultation

   - structuring transactions for optimal tax effects

   - tax planning for individuals and businesses

   - tax law development and changes

   - employee benefit plans including retirement plans

   - tax sheltered investments

   - mergers, acquisitions, business reorganization and entity selection

   - estates and trusts


Compliance

   - preparing income tax returns for individuals, partnerships, corporations and estates and trusts


Our income tax software is updated regularly and includes reporting for all states in addition to federal reporting

   - preparing federal and state payroll tax returns

   - preparing personal property returns

   - preparing sales tax returns

   - assisting with tax audits

   


MANAGEMENT ADVISORY SERVICES

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Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

   - buy-sell

   - business valuations

   - planning


Litigation Support

   - business valuations

   - fraud and embezzlement

   - expert witness

   - divorce


Accounting Systems

   - computer hardware and software selection

   - installation of computerized accounting systems

   - training and support


Executive Search


Compensation and Employee Benefit Studies