Your business is an investment in your future, shouldn't your accounting be the same?

Our background in corporate global accounting and consulting means we understand finances beyond just tax preparation. GLA's holistic approach to accounting means we are responsive, adaptable and able to quickly switch lenses from focusing on the smallest financial details to prioritizing your bigger picture bottom line.

GLA's ability to meet challenges as they arise and prioritize your accounting across the full breadth of your business means you will be equipped to most successfully do what only you can do best: Run your business like an expert.


CORPORATE LEVEL ACCOUNTING EXPERTISE FOR SMALL/MID-SIZED BUSINESSES


JASON HEIDER, CPA  |  FOUNDER

JASON HEIDER, CPA  |  FOUNDER

Jason Heider, CPA

Managing Partner / Founder

Jason has worked as an executive in consolidation accounting, served as a financial consultant for corporate clients, and overseen major accounting software implementations. He has over 16 years of tax & accounting experience under his belt, including work for the IRS Small Business & Self Employment division.

Jason recognizes the entrepreneurial spirit driving business owners — that thrill for adventure and taking charge of one's own destiny led him to found GLA, to help others navigate their way through the sometimes intimidating arena of business accounting.


Customer Reviews


Dee Gustaveson
Co-Owner, Bloomingdale Optical

"They're on top of things, at all times. I have to have an accountant with Great Lakes – no ifs, ands or buts."


Fred Aburmishan

Owner, CarFix

"We don't know a lot about taxes; you need an expert for that, you can't just do it on your own."


Elizabeth E

Elizabeth E. says:

"I have worked with the team at GLA for several years now on my personal tax returns. The customer service has always been excellent! They are quick to turnaround my returns and clear with instructions and advice for future years..."

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Bill W

Bill W. says:

"We have been using GLA for a few years now, and have been very pleased. Jason is very easy to work with and knows his trade very well. Would recommend to anyone looking for an accountant to at least sit down and interview them for their services."

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Lori K

Lori K. says:

"Great Lakes accounting is a fantastic accounting firm. I have had the pleasure of working with Jason Heider CPA for both my massage business and my personal taxes. I found his work to be very professional and efficient. He spent time with me on my business going over financials, looking at my business projections realistically, and helping me to ultimately increase my bottom line..."

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Randy V

Randy V. says:

"We have been working with GLA for the last three years and they have been an excellent company to do business with. They continue to impress us with exceptional customer service, modern technology, and great results."

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