Helping independent businesses to prosper and individuals to save taxes is his true calling. John has been serving the community through the firm for almost 30 years!
John takes pride in offering practical solutions to accounting & tax issues. Providing relevant statements to business people and implementing sound tax reduction strategies for individuals are two of his passions.
John completed his Bachelor Of Science in Business, Emphasis in Accounting, from the University of Missouri at St. Louis. John is an E.A. or Enrolled Agent. Enrolled Agents are granted unrestricted rights to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service. This status is also granted to attorneys, Certified Public Accountants, and to persons in a few other categories. John has been a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor for the last nine years. He has been using QuickBooks since it was released in 1992!
John was named “One Of The Top Accountants You Should Know” by the St. Louis Small Business Monthly. The firm was named “One of the Best Accounting Firms” by the St. Louis Small Business Monthly. In his spare time, John enjoys his political button collection and fishing with his twenty-something son, John.
Peggy Cavaness, CPA, has been with the team of Kasperek & Co. Accountants since 2011. Peggy has worked in the accounting field for over 25 years and has a wide range of experience in small business consulting and accounting, individual, business, and trust taxation, and not for profit business consulting and taxation.
She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Maryville University with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and a Masters in Business. Peggy enjoys working with small businesses. They are all different and interesting and she learns from all of them! Peggy loves to cook and travel.