Helping local leaders serve their communities
For nearly 50 years, we’ve gone beyond what a typical auditor provides, helping local governments operate more efficiently.
As the leading governmental auditing firm in Minnesota, we provide accounting, financial management, and auditing services to over 400 governmental entities.
Our government advisors act as a trusted source of guidance, working with local governments to clarify vision, set strategic goals, and deliver solutions for improving the future. With our help, you’ll have the confidence to navigate ever-changing accounting standards, long-term financial planning, operational efficiencies, and other organizational challenges unique to government entities.
Our fluency in the language of financial statements means assurance to all stakeholders.
HR & Payroll
Our focus on complete, customized solutions leads to innovative ways to address today’s HR challenges.
Process Evaluation & Improvement
Customized solutions to help organizations realize their potential.
Guiding a Minnesota City Through the Pitfalls of Growth
Carver city leaders realized a more robust financial planning exercise was needed. They needed more than a spreadsheet—they needed to understand the city’s financials, as well as tax impacts to new rates and fees that came with growth and evolving expectations.
“Thanks to Abdo’s forward-thinking guidance and solutions, we feel prepared for the impending challenges of growth.”
—Brent Mareck, Carver City Manager
A behind-the-numbers view of best practices and holistic thinking.
What ESG means for your organization
ESG offers a framework for looking beyond an organization’s financial statements to its environmental, social, and governance principles and practices. Setting a plan now for how your business will implement, track, and report ESG initiatives is critical to preparing for the future.
Offering Your Employees PTO Payouts or Carryovers? Don’t Forget About Constructive Receipt
Constructive receipt is an IRS tax doctrine that dictates when employees should recognize income related to non-cash wages, including PTO. Learn about the specific implications for employers that offer PTO benefit payout or carryover.
Guiding you to the best way forward
Andy Berg, CPA
Andy helps local governments serve their communities more efficiently through auditing and consulting services.
Brad Falteysek, CPA
Brad specializes in helping schools and local governments improve their processes and serve their communities.
Tom Olinger, CPA
With a passion for finding creative solutions, Tom specializes in both the government and mutual insurance industries.
Steve McDonald, CPA
Under Steve’s leadership, Abdo has helped governments, nonprofits and businesses find their path to success.
Jean McGann, CPA
As the President of Abdo Financial Solutions, Jean helps develop customized solutions to meet the needs of government organizations.
Victoria Holthaus, CPA
Victoria helps her clients better understand their long-term financial position, so they can confidently plan for what’s next.