About Our Firm
Ragland & Associates, LLC, Certified Public Accountants and Management Consultants, now known as Ragland, Arnold, Buchanan, Morris & Associates, LLC. (RABM) began its professional practice more than forty years ago in Chicago, Illinois and is presently located in Mokena, Illinois. The firm was founded by Mr. Lawrence Ragland in 1976, and now is led by Gregory Arnold, its Managing Partner.
The firm is organized as a professional service corporation with clients who represent nearly every facet of the economic spectrum. Our ownership structure is a partnership with three owners consisting of one woman and two men. We are a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certified with the City of Chicago. The company is a full-service accounting firm that provides auditing, management consulting, accounting, income tax services, and financial services.
RABM offers a well-balanced, experienced audit and accounting staff. Our Accounting Staff performs compilations and reviews for commercial clients such as for Doctors, Lawyers, Insurance agencies, small business owners and nonprofit organizations. Our audit staff is capable of providing the auditing services and technical assistance required under most circumstances. The auditing executives have more than 50 years of combined auditing experience which includes commercial, manufacturing, construction, municipalities, oil refineries, non-profit organizations and State and Federal agencies. More specifically, 75% of the firm's auditing fees are earned from auditing non-profit organizations. The other 25% is earned from auditing commercial enterprises. A partial listing of our clients audited within the last ten years are:
City of Chicago
State of Illinois Agencies
Public Housing Authorities
School Service Regions/Districts