We are certified bookkeepers with decades of experience.

Choosing a Certified Bookkeeper

What is a Certified Bookkeeper (CB)?

In 1998 the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) set the first and only national standard in advanced bookkeeping: The Certified Bookkeeper Program.

A Certified Bookkeeper has the proven ability to handle the books for a company of up to 100 employees.

  • To become certified, a bookkeeper must:
    • Know basic bookkeeping, including double–entry accounting
    • Pass a national exam in advanced bookkeeping at Prometric Test Centers
    • Have at least 3,000 hours of on–the–job experience in bookkeeping
    • Sign a Code of Ethics that assures commitment to integrity
    • Constantly update skills by earning 20 Continuing Education Credits every year
  • A Certified Bookkeeper has the proven ability to:
    • Help you get accurate financial statements
    • Find and correct any accounting errors in your company’s books
    • Do your company’s payroll
    • Maximize depreciation for your financial statements and taxes
    • Record and cost out your merchandise inventory
    • Help you avoid costly losses from fraud and theft


Abacus will bring a wealth of information aimed at making sure your books are 
in order to enhance your bottom line.

We work with a wide variety of businesses and organizations.

  • Being certified Quickbooks ProAdvisors can provide you with the following:
    • Worry free set–up of your books
    • Train you and your staff on Quickbooks software
    • Phone consultation
    • Software installation and setup
    • Training and implementation
    • Payroll
    • Ongoing accounting support
    • Assist with the upgrades each year to Quickbooks
    • Any assistance on payroll and accounting needs you have

Let us help you increase your productivity!

Abacus Bookkeeping Louisville Kentucky