Our Firm

Our clients come back to us year after year because they know they are in good hands. You can expect a relationship with us that is reliable and long term. We take the extra step to personally get to know you to maximize both your individual and business needs. Please take a moment to read more about our firm to learn more about the ways our staff can assist you.

 

 

Our People

CPA

John C. Olson, CPA

Raised in Charles City, Iowa, John received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from the University of Northern Iowa in 1991. You can count on John for all of your tax planning and consulting needs, as well as business establishment and liquidation assistance. John has experience with agricultural and other business activities with over 20 years preparing individual, partnership, corporation, and not for profit tax returns. John is also experienced in audits, compilations and reviews with emphasis on governmental and not for profit organizations. John belongs to the AICPA, ISCPA, and is currently licensed in Iowa. John's community involvement includes being an Eagle Scout and various civic works. John is currently the Treasurer of the Floyd County Community Foundation. John is married and his daughter is in high school. John and his wife enjoy riding motorcycles and going camping and boating on the Mississippi. 

 

Sheila Koudelka

Sheila is a Certified QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor, specializing in client accounting and bookkeeping with significant experience assisting our small business clients with QuickBooks. She also focuses on governmental and not for profit auditing, and individual and corporate tax preparation. Sheila is responsible for the firm's computer system and software updates. Sheila has her Bachelor's degree in Accounting and is also a member of the ISCPA. Her community involvement includes being a member and Treasurer of the Charles City Rotary Club and Treasurer of the Floyd County Community Foundation  She was previously a member of the local Jaycees, serving as the Iowa Jaycees Treasurer, and the Treasurer of the Northeast Iowa Quilters Guild. She has three children, and five grandchildren.  She also enjoys sewing and quilting.

 

Renae Parker

 

Renae received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from Buena Vista University in 2017, and is currently enrolled to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination. In our firm she focuses on the preparation of payroll, payroll reports, compilations, individual and corporate tax returns, along with not for profit tax returns. Also with a focus on Governmental and not for profits audits. She is a member of the ISCPA. Renae grew up in Charles City and currently resides in Festina, IA. She has a love for the outdoors and while not at work you can find her outside; whether it be hunting, boating, riding the trails in Northeast Iowa, or spending time with her family and friends.

 

 

Justin Chase

Originally from Waterloo, IA Justin graduated from West High School.  In 2008 Justin and his wife moved to Charles City, her home town.  They have three children.  In 2017, he graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and is currently working to obtain his CPA licensure in the state of Iowa.  As a new employee Justin is looking forward to working with and serving the clientele of the firm.  When not working, Justin enjoys doing anything that involves spending time with his family both indoors and out.

 

 

Kathy Mayer

 

 

 

 

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OUR HISTORY

Kronlage & Olson, P.C., Certified Public Accountants, was formed in 2010 with the inclusion of John C. Olson, CPA in the ownership group of practice. The shareholders have been associated with various CPA firms for over 40 years in various positions before forming the firm today. 

 

Our Credentials

Our firm participates in the Peer Review program prescribed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants. Our firm was last reviewed in May 2015. The resulting report stated that all of our accounting practices and procedures complied with or exceeded the standards of the industry. Click here to view our most recent peer review.

The firm maintains its high level of competence through its membership in various professional organizations.  The company presently qualifies for and has membership in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants and the AICPA Governmental Audit Quality Center.

The firm is in compliance with all registration and permit requirements relating to the practice of public accounting in the State of Iowa.  The firm has a current Permit to Practice for the State of Iowa.  All CPA’s have current licenses and Permits to Practice in the State of Iowa.

 

OUR AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Our entire operation is rooted in a tradition of meeting the highest standards of accounting practices. From this foundation, we offer the following specialized services:

  • strategic tax planning for individuals and businesses
  • auditing services for governmental and not for profit organizations
  • accounting and tax services for agricultural and other small business clients

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Kronlage & Olson, PC
117 N Jackson
Charles City, IA 50616

Tel: 641-228-5900
Fax: 641-228-1513
Email: info@kronlageandolsoncpa.com

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