Cronin & Associates, Ltd.

Accounting & Tax Solutions

Don Cronin, CPA, MST


We are a full service accounting firm located near Palatine, in the northwest suburbs of Chicago.   Our goal is to deliver timely tax and accounting solutions to small businesses and individuals.

Since 1997 we have assisted our clients with their tax and accounting needs.  We offer big firm experience with the agility and attention that a small firm can deliver.

Tax Preparation and Planning

Taxes represent a significant expense for a small business and for individuals. It is our goal to implement tax strategies that will minimize your tax liability. 

Quickbooks consulting

QuickBooks® is a powerful accounting software program designed for today’s growing small business.  We have provided training and consulting to our clients on this software since 1998.  Put our experience to work for your business.

Financial statements

A report card for your business.  We prepare formal financial statements that are often needed in securing financing, mergers and acquisitions and other interested parties.

CFO Consulting

Our part-time Chief Financial Officer service provides your business with a financial manager that works with you to help guide your business to success.

Bookkeeping/Outsource accounting

We take care of your books for you, so you can get back to running your business.


We offer payroll solutions that meet your business’s  needs and enable you to spend time doing what you do best—running your company.

Call 847-991-5200 to schedule a free initial consultation. We are located across from Harper College near Palatine.

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Serving Chicago & Chicago Northwest Suburbs such as: Palatine, Inverness, Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, Barrington, Elk Grove, Buffalo Grove, Rolling Meadows, Wheeling, Arlington Heights, Prospect Heights, Des Plaines, Deer Park, Lake Zurich, Hawthorn Woods, Kildeer, Deerpark, Long Grove, Fox River Grove in both Cook County and Lake County

1601 Colonial Parkway, Inverness, IL 60067 • • 847-991-5200 • Fax: 847-241-0050