Serving Tampa Bay Since 1993

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Anderson Business Services Inc Accounting Firm, Tampa, FL.

Meet Our Team

Our Firm

Anderson Business Services, Inc. has been providing individualized tax & accounting services to our Tampa clients for over two decades.  Specializing in the accounting needs of individuals & small business has given us the opportunity focus on being experts in tax, bookkeeping, and payroll for the small company.  

Our one-on-one approach allows us to get to know you on a personal level.  We take the time to make sure you understand your finances beyond "just numbers on the page" and take great pride in helping you grow.  Your Success IS Our Business!   

Our Partners

Robert L. "Chip" Anderson, EA - Managing Partner, has been in public accounting since 1989. He is a graduate of Stetson University and is an IRS Enrolled Agent. Chip specializes in assisting new businesses get up and running and he enjoys working closely with business owners to help them attain their financial goals. He also is the firm’s expert in tax problem resolution and is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

Chip is married with two daughters and in his spare time you can probably find him on the golf course, spoiling his grandchildren, or exploring a coral reef on some remote Caribbean island.

Elizabeth C. Nickles, C.P.A. – Senior Tax Manager, has been working in public accounting since 1995. She is a graduate of the University of South Florida and is a Florida Certified Public Accountant. Beth specializes in corporate income tax preparation.

Beth is married with two sons and stays busy with her church, the PTA, and chasing the boys around the house.

Stephanie E. Ball - Senior Firm Manager, has been working with ABS since 2009.  Stephanie manages the firm's daily operations and is our in-house payroll specialist.  Her accounting and tax knowledge, strong attention to detail, and top notch communication skills ensure that she provides a high level of service to her clients.  Stephanie feels that what sets our accounting firm apart is that “Anderson Business Services has the experienced team you need, but is small enough to know your name.

Stephanie is married with one daughter and enjoys spending time with her family at Universal Studios. 

Our Philosophy

Our firm provides outstanding service to our clients because of our dedication to the three underlying principles of professionalism, responsiveness, and quality.


High standards, service, and specialized staff spell the difference between our outstanding performance and other firms. We make sure that every client is served by the expertise of our whole firm.  By combining our expertise, experience, and the energy of our staff, each client receives close, personal, and professional attention.


Companies who choose our firm rely on competent advice and fast, accurate personnel.  We pride ourselves on timely, professional communication.  Our friendly, knowledgeable staff is always ready to take your call!

Through hard work, we have earned the respect of the business and financial communities. This respect illustrates our diverse talents, dedication, and ability to respond quickly.


An accounting firm is known for the quality of its service. Our firm's reputation reflects the high standards we demand of ourselves.

Our primary goal as a trusted advisor is to be available to provide insightful advice to enable our clients to make informed financial decisions. We do not accept anything less from ourselves and this is what we deliver to you.

We feel it is extremely important to continually professionally educate ourselves to improve our technical expertise, financial knowledge, and service to our clients. Our high service quality and "raving fan" clients are the result of our commitment to excellence.

We will answer all of your questions, as they impact both your tax and financial situations. We welcome you to contact us anytime.

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