In 1993, R First Bookkeeping has serviced small businesses throughout
the San Joaquin County. While enjoying
the challenge of working and assisting business owners with their consulting
and bookkeeping needs.
Originally Rose Marie started her own bookkeeping business
to supplement her income; after a year and a half she increased her client base
and began working full time. At the time
she opened her business, she had worked in the construction industry for over
20 years. She had a heavy emphasis on
bidding projects, construction coordinator as well as working in the accounting
department.She is a Certified Sage 100 Consultant and Advisor,
Certified Intuit QuickBooks Advisor.
She is a member of the American Institute of Professional
Bookkeepers, National Association of Women in Construction, Hispanic Chamber of
Commerce, Delta Chamber of Commerce (seating on the Board of Directors) and
Child Abuse Prevention Council of San Joaquin County.
Also, in 2012 she wanted to expand her level of services;
preparing income tax returns and become a Registered Tax Preparer (RTRP) and
California Registered Tax Preparer (CRTP), and she purchased Doug Small’s Tax
Practice. This will also allow Rose Marie to use her knowledge and experience
working with the IRS representing her clients and the needs of their
businesses. Her future goal is to become
an Enrolled Agent (EA).