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Life is like accounting, everything must be balanced

Our Mission


  • To provide accurate, understandable financial resources to meet the current and future needs of our clients.

  • To educate and equip our clients with the essential business tools needed to optimize and grow their business.

  • To build and grow trusting, loyal relationships between team, partners, and clients.

  • To create an environment that encourages creative thinking, innovative ideas, and challenges individuals to meet their optimal levels of success and growth.

  • To create a harmonious unity of business and personal life.



Taking Your Business to
the Next Level

Whether you’re just starting a business or if you've been in business for awhile, we're here to help you take financial control of your business. Whatever your needs, whatever your stage, we’ll work with you to take financial control of your business, enabling you to focus on your core business tasks and make informed decisions about your financial future.

Our CFO service gives you an experienced financial professional who works with you and your team to help guide your business to success. Our team will provide insight into your business analytics and will provide recommendations for growth. You’ll have a better understanding of the financial side of your business based on hard numbers.

There is more to preparing your taxes than simply filling out forms at tax time. It's also about understanding our clients’ needs and helping them plan for a secure future. Through the use of our software tools, we can minimize your stress and file many tax forms electronically.

As your trusted advisors, we evaluate your unique tax situation and guide you through any tax challenges that develop. Our goal is to minimize your tax liability so that you can keep more of your hard-earned money.

We’re Good with Numbers





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Our Culture


We are a virtual accounting and tax firm focused on providing the highest quality financial services.

What sets us apart from any other firm is that we take the time to get to know our clients and their business to the fullest extent. We deeply care about our clients, their families, and their businesses. We are deeply committed to the continual success of our clients.

Our team is built around loyalty, dedication, and integrity, with open, honest communication being an absolute necessity for continual growth and success for all parties.

GROWTH MINDSET - Commitment to personal and professional growth at all levels

DEDICATION - commitment to always add value, look for money saving and/or money growth opportunities, and delivery of accurate results in a timely manner

FAMILY - harmonious work/life balance that provides freedom and flexibility

INNOVATION - Stay on the growing edge of the industry. Shifting to future focus, advisory approach.

EMPOWER ENTREPRENEURSHIP - by allowing our team to take responsibility and ownership of the clients, and for our clients giving them more space to focus on their own business endeavors or create new ones

TECHNOLOGY - Mastered delivering high quality virtual service, supporting entrepreneurs in leveraging technology.

INTEGRITY - operate with honesty and strong moral principles in all areas of life

LOYALTY - build and develop relationships, providing personalized care and support with a low client/CPA ratio

WISDOM - comprehensively educate staff and clients to provide understandable and actionable resources

ACCURACY - provide reliable results and resources

RELATIONSHIPS - build and grow, get to know staff and clients on a deeper level, become trusted advisor

COMMUNICATION - open, honest communication that is timely, effective, and proactive




"We started our business over two years ago and Nikki Bushaw has been our accountant from the get go. We are very pleased that we chose her to be our accountant. She is very dedicated and strives to help our business finances run smoothly. Overall she is very knowledgeable about what she does and is a great choice if you're looking for an accountant."

Vince & Dalton Sanders


Dedication. Expertise. Passion.


CFO and Founder

Nikki Bushaw

Nikki has been practicing accounting and tax for over 15 years. She excels in finding creative ways to help her clients increase efficiency, save time, and limit their tax bill. Nikki is so much more than a CPA. She is a friend, mentor, and confidant. Nikki has been married to her high school sweetheart, Tom, for over 12 years. Together they have 2 young sons and a fur baby boxer dog


    Client Fulfillment Specialist

    Desiree Olson

    Desiree has13 years of accounting experience, mostly in the Construction industry. 


    Desiree's roots are in North Dakota, but her dreams span across the country. Desiree and her daughter have remodeled an RV and plan on traveling the continental USA after her daughter graduates high school.


      Client Fulfillment Specialist

      Luis Lozano 

      Luis is based in sunny California and graduated from San Diego State University with a BA in Accounting! Fun Fact about Luis:  He really enjoys working on cars or attempting at fixing whatever he breaks. He also likes to go on nice long hikes on steep mountains to get the heart pumping!

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        Data Entry Specialist

        KayDee Leingang

        KayDee joined Absolute Accountant in 2022. Previously, She helped create a more efficient accounting process for her husband's business. She enjoys the “behind-the-scenes” side of this business. When not at work, KayDee is busy being a wife and mother of three. She enjoys spending time with family, camping, outdoor adventures, and being in the cheering section of her family's sporting events.

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          Project Manager

          Ashley Hollingshead

          Ashley is the Project Manager for Absolute Accountant and loves organizing things. They are based in Portland, Oregon. When they are not working at Absolute Accountant, they can be found creating experimental theater and riding their bike.



            Let’s Work Together

            PO Box 40 Bismark, ND 58502


            Tel: (701) 552-5060

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