John Kasperek Co., Inc. receives highest level of State audit approval
Calumet City, IL – The Illinois Office of the Auditor General recently announced John Kasperek Co., Inc., (JKC) as a Level 3 auditor of governmental audits, the highest certification. A local Certified Public Accounting (CPA) firm from Calumet City, Illinois, JKC is now approved to perform audits of all state-based organizations.
“We are so pleased to receive the vote of confidence and credentialing from the Auditor General,” said John Kasperek, Jr., Managing Partner. “We have proudly invested more than 31 years of experience, expertise and collaboration with Chicago Southland schools, municipalities, townships and other forms of government to achieve financial success, high quality oversight and reporting. This approval will allow our firm to engage state-operated functions and is a critical component for our future goals within the community.”
Kasperek recently stepped down from his 30-year role serving as the Finance Director of the City of Calumet City to focus on client needs, staff mentoring and firm growth, which will now include all forms of governmental auditing.
In other firm news, two JKC employees recently earned degrees from regional institutions. Arie Conn earned her Bachelor's Degree in Accounting & Financial Information Systems from Indiana University Northwest and is preparing to sit for the CPA Exam. Conn was promoted to full-time staff Associate and will continue her work on school audits and municipal consulting. Additionally, Alison Dolbeer, Accounting Assistant, received her Associate Degree in Accounting from South Suburban College. She previously earned her Bookkeeping Certificate at SSC in 2019, where she was also on the Dean’s list and received the college's John Kasperek Co., Inc. Scholarship.
John Kasperek Co., Inc. was founded in 1989 to serve the financial needs of the Chicago Southland and Northwest Indiana area. Led by accomplished governmental consulting expert - founder and managing partner John Kasperek, Jr., CPA – the firm is dedicated to providing customized services to local units of government, nonprofit organizations, corporations and individuals at an affordable rate. The staff’s unique expertise is rooted in extensive experience through its municipal and educational auditing and consulting engagements.