Peridot Advisory Services
At Peridot Consulting, we offer the full range of business advisory services:
Quickbooks Online ProAdvisor
Accounting System Analysis
Business Valuation Services
Fraud Examination Services
Certified Business Valuations
Understanding and analyzing the value of your business is an important undertaking. There are various levels of valuation services. Typically, clients utilize this service when valuing their business for stock purchases (to family or partners) and buy outs or for tax purposes. Full valuations are more in-depth and utilized in business sale or purchases and stock valuations.
Hiring an experienced business valuation professional will ensure you can stand behind your value.
Certification requires a business degree, proof of prior relevant experience, references, an additional exam, an additional 20 hours of continuing education and submission of full case study.
Certified Fraud Examination (CFE)
Peridot Consulting provides Certified Fraud Examination services. We are qualified and experienced in fraud prevention, detection and deterrence.
Whether you need assistance in uncovering fraud or putting fraud prevention practices into place, you have access to experienced professionals.
As a Certified Fraud Examiner, an additional exam is required, 20 additional annual hours of continuing education, a commitment to abide by a code of ethics and maintenance of a clean record are additional requirements.
2018 GLOBAL STUDY ON OCCUPATIONAL FRAUD AND ABUSE
This is the 10 edition of the largest global study on occupational fraud. This report includes data from 125 countries on 2,690 real cases of fraud.
John Michael Kledis, EA, provides Enrolled Agent (EA) services. An Enrolled Agent designation is important for three main reasons:
They have unlimited rights to represent taxpayers directly before the IRS whereas CPA's can only represent taxpayers up to the state level and
To become an EA requires either 5 years of work for the IRS or passing a 3 part Special Enrollment Exam (SEE) in addition to passing a background check.
EA designation means you are federally recognized as a tax specialist and is highest credential awarded by the IRS.
It also requires:
passing of a mini-audit
full tax compliance (no back taxes or late filings)
an additional 30 hours of continuing education
At Peridot Consulting we ensure you have the best representation possible. In addition to accounting services, John Michael Kledis is also an IRS Enrolled Agent. Such designation brings added advantages to our clients:
Limited client privilege and confidentiality under certain conditions
A professional with specialization in taxation
Ability to directly represent you before the IRS, not just the state.
CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT
Melissa Doran, CPA, License #34573 provides the full range of certified public accountant services and is licensed in the State of North Carolina