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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Chiarappa & Associates, CPAs has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as financial statements and financial planning.

Chiarappa & Associates, CPAs is one of the leading firms in and throughout the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

In a small firm like Chiarappa & Associates, express service based on trust is a matter of personal pride.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Chiarappa & Associates, CPAs is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Chiarappa & Associates, CPAs receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Steven Chiarappa, CPA

Professional Focus

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting from The University of Akron
  • CPA license
  • Experience as an associate in local accounting firms
  • Responsibility as a partner since 1998
  • Specialty areas
    • accounting and financial needs of small businesses
    • real estate investment
    • construction industry
    • like-kind exchanges
    • professional services companies
    • income tax preparation and compliance

Professional Association Memberships

  • Ohio Society of CPA’s
  • American Institute of CPA’s

Community Involvement

  • Founding member, Italian Community of Akron

Jason Speakman, Staff Accountant

Terry Mansky, Staff Accountant

Jami Harris, Paraprofessional