Business Services

Small Business Accounting – CAL Accounting in Monterey, CA 


CAL Accounting provides a wide array of services to businesses in and near Monterey. Chris Locke, CPA, is our experienced professional who understands the key elements that make a business financially successful. We serve a wide range of industries and have a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the accounting needs of restaurants, retail shops, construction firms and independent contractors, and e-commerce businesses. It is our goal to help businesses grow and overcome any issues they face with their accounting and daily operations. 


To schedule a complimentary consultation, contact CAL Accounting today. We serve the greater Monterey area and see businesses from Carmel by the Sea and surrounding cities. 


Expert Accounting Solutions 


We take the time to comprehend the accounting issues clients bring to us. Whether business owners face simple errors with their books due to human error, or complex issues that relate to operations and improperly managed accounts, we are committed to solving these concerns and developing a plan for renewed success. Our firm provides all that businesses need to achieve profitability again and will keep clients informed throughout the whole process. We evaluate your precise accounting needs and utilize the following services to restructure or enhance current accounting operations:


• Human Resources

• Internal Controls 

• Accounts Payable/Receivable

• Payroll 

• Tax Returns 

• Part-Time CFO 


Accurate Monthly Reporting 


As part of our assistance, we generate monthly reports that inform business owners of their financial standing. With reports detailing cash-flow with balance sheets and income statements, owners keep track of their profit and progress. Additionally, our firm digitizes reports and records for efficient access, allowing clients to access the information they need when they need it. We strive to enable businesses for success in a fast-paced economic environment that requires modern technology and unique solutions. 


QuickBooks® ProAdvisor in Monterey


We are committed to providing modern services to businesses, and as a QuickBooks ProAdvisor firm, we bring advanced accounting software into play. This robust accounting tool streamlines accounts and simplifies the task of coalescing records. It produces a range of informative reports, helps manage inventory, and makes preparing for tax reporting much easier. CAL Accounting will help clients find the best version of this software that fits their business, and integrate it with their accounts. Our firm will also manage the QuickBooks account, depending on our client’s wishes. When businesses are missing years of data, have disorganized charts of accounts, or need bank reconciliation, QuickBooks can answer those needs. 


Contact us for a Free Consultation


Small businesses in Monterey can rely on CAL Accounting for their accounting needs. To begin the journey toward a more profitable future, call our firm today.