About Us

ANM & Associates, Inc. is a full service accounting and consulting firm. We cater to a wide variety of clients ranging from individuals to small businesses. Our professional staff specializes in business consulting and strategic planning. In addition to our specialty areas, we also provide accounting services, tax planning, tax return preparation, payroll, and bookkeeping services.

What makes ANM & Associates, Inc. stand out from the rest is not only our professional expertise, but our overt friendliness and caring attitude towards our clients. We work with clients on a one-on-one basis, creating a warm atmosphere that puts them at ease, especially during times of elevated stress. We pledge to create an environment that will cause each of our clients to view us as a trusted business advisor.

But don’t mistake our warmth for lack of knowledge, as we can offer you expert advice in nearly every field of finance, accounting, and tax planning.

Professional Staff

Raymond C. Polikaitis, MBA

Ray is an accounting professional with over 20 years of experience in a wide variety of accounting and consulting capacities. He is skilled in analyzing financial data, performing audits, and examining internal control procedures. Additionally, he has a solid background in general ledger functions, financial statement presentation and analysis, individual, corporate, and partnership taxes. Ray’s experience enables him to provide wide-ranging management consulting services to small businesses in such areas as cash flow analysis, accounts receivable, accounts payable, operations, budgeting, payroll, and business plans.

Ray is uniquely positioned to offer advice on a wide variety of business issues. His experience in the public accounting field, as well as an accountant for a number of small to medium companies, enables him to provide a comprehensive perspective on almost any business issue.

Ray received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Rockford College. He obtained his MBA in Finance from Benedictine University.

Rick M. Podgorny, IRS Registered Tax Return Preparer

Rick has over 20+ years of tax and small business consulting experience. He has been successful in assisting hundreds of clients in achieving their goals by personally meeting with each of them in order to establish a detailed and comprehensive approach to their particular tax situation. Additionally, Rick has extensive experience in helping small business owners achieve their financial objectives. Through in-depth analysis, Rick is able to present owners detailed options on how best to meet their particular business goals.

“The IRS does not endorse any particular individual tax return preparer.  For more information on tax return preparers go to IRS.gov.”