Services & Rates

We assist various types of small businesses with numerous services. We specialize in working with those in the construction, restaurant, and home-based business industries.

If you are a recently established business or a start-up we would love the opportunity to meet with you to find out more about your business. Please contact us to learn more about what we can do to help grow your business. We do not charge for phone time, so if you have questions you need answered, even if you do your own accounting work or file your own taxes, please feel free to call! If you would like to receive a letter with the tax updates for the season please submit your name and address to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


*Rates are subject to change
*Rates quoted are for the Twin Ports area
*Higher tax rates may be applicable to highly complex returns.

Income Tax Preparation

We are expanding! TCG Accounting is currently building out a new office in Hermantown, MN. While construction continues, we will be working out of our Cloquet, MN office at 1804 Avenue Cloquet, MN 55720 (218-451-7100). Our team is available by appointment and can travel to meet your accounting needs as requested. Additionally, for this upcoming 2020 tax season, TCG Accounting will be temporarily housed at 4960 Miller Trunk Hwy Ste 200, Hermantown, MN 55811 to better meet the needs of our clients. We will update our page with contact information regarding our temporary location as soon as possible. Please contact us for additional information.

Package pricing available:

*All national income tax rate statistics are according to the National Society of Accountants + National Association of Tax Professionals except the additional state return 

Discounts: Must show valid ID
Military: 10% off tax preparation
Student Discount: Undergraduate and graduate students 50% off  *Must show a valid student ID

Payment plans can be negotiated based upon your financial status.


Second looks at current or prior three years and initial 1 hour business consultations are always FREE!

Contact us today to set up your appointment


Complete List of Services

  • Income Tax Preparation
  • Amendments of Prior Tax Returns
  • Income Tax Education
  • Bookkeeping
  • QuickBooks Training
  • Sales Tax
  • Payroll
  • Business Consulting & Advisory
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Budgeting
  • Margin Analysis
  • Company Valuations
  • Loan Document Preparation
  • IRS & State Resolution
  • Non-profit Accounting
  • Non-certified Audit
  • Controller Service

Payroll Rates

$115/month for up to four employees all in same state + $8/month each additional employee + $15/month for each additional state

Please inquire about rates if your business has more than 50 employees. These rates include the software to run payroll (as often as needed), direct deposit, scheduled tax payments, 941s, 940, and W-2 preparation. It does not include mailing W-2's to employees.

Addendum as of March 1, 2016
In the event that an account becomes delinquent for any reason and is turned over for collections, a collections cost of 50% will be added to the past due balance. Any additional collections charges including legal fees are also subject to be added.

1099's processing: $20 each with a minimum $50 charge.

Bookkeeping Rates

Bookkeeping: $145
Bookkeeping Training: $145

Services We Don't Provide

  • Audits, reviews, compilations
  • Live Inventory Management

Niche Markets

  • Real Estate
  • Restaurants
  • Trucking
  • Franchises
  • Online Retailers
  • Insurance Agents


  1. Most services are billed and due prior to services being rendered.
  2. Services provided beyond a client’s monthly contract scope and those needing sporadic hourly work will be invoiced when services are rendered and are due upon receipt.
  3. Monthly bookkeeping clients must be set up for electronic debits, with payments to TCG occurring on the 1st business day of each month or 15th calendar day.
  4. Clients will be charged a $35 fee if an electronic debit does not process.
  5. Unpaid bills will accrue 2% interest per month.
  6. Clients with outstanding balances must set up a payment plan.
  7. Prepay the next 12 months and receive 10% off!