Firm Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide the highest level of personal and professional services to all our clients at a reasonable cost. By assisting our clients in succeeding, we also will succeed. We strive to exceed your expectations by combining tradition with technology.
Firm History and Profile
Since it’s inception in 1953, Wendell Nichols & Company (and it’s predecessor, Thompson and Nichols) has provided professional services to regional and local businesses engaged in the service, retail, wholesale and manufacturing industries. Our firm also has an extensive practice with individuals for their small business and income tax needs.
We are a full-service firm that offers accounting, auditing, tax, computer consulting, management advisory, estate, and trust services. Our clients are corporations, sole proprietorships, partnerships, individuals, trusts, and estates. We will gladly provide you with a fee quotation for any of our services. We can provide our services by fax, phone, mail and e-mail . Visits to your place of business or home are also available
The State of Florida, Department of Professional Regulation, regulates this firm, as they do for all other Certified Public Accountants. There have never been any complaints, litigation, termination, suspension, censure, reprimand, probation or similar action against our firm or any of its members.
Wendell Nichols & Company has internal review mechanisms to ensure that the highest quality services possible are being delivered. Additionally, we participate in the Peer Review program of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida State Board of Accountancy. We undergo this peer review every three years and have been issued an unqualified opinion on all of our reviews.
The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward. – John Maynard Keynes
Gregory A. Nichols has over forty-two years of experience in public accounting. He graduated from the University of Miami (cum laude), with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. Previous to Wendell Nichols & Company, Exxon Company employed him as an auditor. Gregory has extensive experience in auditing, trust management, and in business and personal income taxes. He serves on the board and as officer of local charities. He has memberships in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Alpha Psi, and Beta Gamma Sigma.
Dennis D. Nichols has forty-eight years experience in accounting, auditing and taxes. He is a graduate of the University of Miami with a Bachelors of Science degree in accounting. Before becoming a partner in the firm, he was employed by the national accounting firm of Laventhal and Horwath. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Accounting and Audit Services
Our accounting and auditing services include compilations, reviews, and audits. We provide services to both not-for-profit and for-profit entities; for start-up and continuing businesses on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis. These services include bookkeeping, maintenance of books and records, data entry and processing, controllership services, and account reconciliations. Our ongoing close relationship with our clients enables us to provide timely management information and services . We also can prepare your accounts payable and payroll checks as well as your accounts receivable statements and billings.
Our tax services consist of tax preparation and tax consulting. These include income, estate, payroll, sales, real property and intangible personal property taxes on the federal, state and local levels. We also handle tax audits and will represent you before the Internal Revenue Service and the State of Florida.
Computer Consulting Services
Our computer hardware and software services include: network installations, recommendations of custom and packaged software programs, software training, EDP review, and accounting software support
Wendell Nichols & Company
5846 S. Flamingo Rd, Box 288
Cooper City, FL 33330
Phone: (305) 823-6533
Facsimile: (305) 823-3811
Gregory A. Nichols: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dennis D. Nichols: email@example.com