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The CPA Superhero

Jeff Haywood, CPA
The CPA Superhero

Jeff Haywood, CPA, aka The CPA Superhero, based in Central Illinois, looks like many others in Illinois but I actually have a fast growing practice that serves clients all over the world, providing income tax preparation services, and business consulting. 

What makes me the CPA Superhero? 

Most of my clients are very successful, creative, drivers with a need for someone to help them that provides a stable viewpoint and helps them deal with the ever increasing reporting and filing requirements that this world requires. So in a "nutshell" I provide a balancing affect for successful entrepreneurs.

While the main services I provide are preparing various income tax returns, and business consulting, the real value I provide manifests itself in the conversations I have with my clients and the relationships that we grow. My more successful clients have frequent communication with me throughout the year. In reality, there is a connection between the frequency of our communication and success, both for my clients and for me. The more I communicate with my clients the more I can help them and the better job I can do preparing their tax returns. 

So if you want help achieving success and dealing with the stresses that come from conducting business and/or investing in this crazy world today, then contact me, The CPA Superhero.


As you would imagine, The CPA Superhero has an unusual background. I started out in the corporate world in a suit and tie much like Clark Kent. As a Financial Analyst I, like Superman, had rare abilities, helping corporate officers understand their financials how to use them to manage their businesses, create goals, and take advantage of opportunities. I worked with company directors in various departments to help them understand their numbers, plan for the future, and develop proposals for investments that would help the corporations succeed. Unlike typical accountants, much of my work involved communicating with the officers of the companies I worked for and making quarterly presentations at a meetings of the corporate officers. My rare skill was not only understanding the accounting and the financial reports but also being able to communicate with and help non-financial people to set and reach goals.

In 2001 I switched to public accounting, preparing tax returns, but I am still working with clients to help them understand the numbers, plan for the future, and analyze and develop strategies to take advantage of opportunities that present themselves.

Specialty Niches

While my focus is on business owners and investors, I have a few specialty niches that I have developed and they are Expats, Agriculture, Oil and Gas, Software/App Developers/Programmers, Restaurants, and Estate Income Tax Returns. In addition, I have been developing a specialty in cryptocurrencies or digital currencies. 

Agriculture, and Oil and Gas have very unique accounting and tax requirements that require a real specialization. The same is true for Expats (U.S. persons residing in a foreign country). My wife and I lived in Mexico for six years and I developed a competency for doing returns for individuals in the same circumstances and now have clients around the world in this area. 

Finally, I have developed and continue to fine tune my ability to help people get into compliance with filing their tax returns. I learned years ago that people who have not filed returns in many years have a reason they have not filed. I understand and I work with people to file years of back returns. This can especially be important for clients residing in foreign countries as there passport could be in jeopardy. So, if you are looking to help in one of these niches, contact me today to set up an appointment to discuss your situation.

Contact The CPA Superhero 

Contact The CPA Superhero today to start a relationship that will help you achieve your business and financial goals. Feel free to email me today at to schedule an appointment to have an introductory phone conversation.

Jeff Haywood, CPA
The CPA Superhero

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