Jennifer Eubanks, CPA, and former DCAA auditor, purchased a solo tax practice from a retiring CPA in 2014 and from that base launched CPA Department. CPA Department is a boutique CPA firm serving government contractors and commercial businesses. Jennifer brings clients a diverse skill set acquired throughout her career in roles as CFO of a telecommunications company, DCAA auditor for Northrup Grumman, and corporate controller for a leading public company.
CPA Department provides sophisticated, strategic, outsourced accounting, business consulting, tax preparation, and financial services to small and mid-sized organizations and their owners nationwide, and to foreign organizations interested in doing business with the US Government.
In her current role, Jennifer and her team partner with businesses in pursuit of corporate financing, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, and in need of outsourced accounting, controller, CFO, and back-office services. She provides pricing and proposal support and designs financial strategies for enhancing operational growth, implementing strategic financial management, and managing accounting departments.
Jennifer is recognized for her inspirational leadership along with her integrity, thoughtfulness, and client-centric approach. Her mission is to help the few do good for the many. She recognizes government contractors are unique businesses, having unique needs, and requiring specific skillsets.
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
- Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
- Babson College , Goldman Sachs 10KSB Allumni
- Master of Science in Accounting
- B.S. in Social Work, George Mason University
- Thought Leader on Forbes Finance Council
- Board member for the George Mason School of Business Center for Government Contracting
- Guest speaker at George Mason University
- Cohort of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program in partnership with Babson College
- Member of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce
- Member of the Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF)
- Member of the AFCEA professional association
- Member of the Vistage® CEO network
- Member of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA®)
- Member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA)
- Member of the Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA)
- Nominated a Top Financial Professional by Northern Virginia Magazine in 2016, 2018, 2019 and 2020
- Member of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies Inc 5000
- Professional Services
- Real Estate
- Government Contractors
- Non-Profit Organizations
What Our Clients Say About Us
"This firm is terrific, I have worked with Jennifer Eubanks several times, and her firm provides first-class accounting support at very reasonable rates."
The CPA Department provides meaningful and actionable expertise related to preparing for DCAA audits, prepares winning pricing proposals, and provides overall strategies for small government contracting businesses to succeed.
"Jennifer is a trusted accountant and adviser. Her work ethics is second only to her expertise. Jennifer’s sense of resolve is perhaps the most telling… meticulous, persistent, and assertive comes quickly to mind. CPA Department has my highest recommendation."
"Very knowledgeable and helpful team. Work was done expediently. I will continue to use them and highly recommend them."
"Two years ago, my CPA retired and suggested I go to Jennifer Eubanks. I have been delighted with her work! I highly recommend Eubanks & Company."
"My firm started using EuCo from day one. I can attest that they have reduced the risk of many pitfalls we faced during our first few years. They continuously provide executable solutions to ensure our books and processes are inline and compliant. All this expertise at reasonable costs and great customer service."
"Eubanks & Company helped me out of a very sticky tax problem created by the neglect of a former accounting firm. I have nothing but the highest praise for this firm and the people working there. My ongoing experience is just as positive."
"Great, personal service - a trusted partner"
"We could not be more pleased with the service we have received from Eubanks & Co. It is our one-stop shop for all of our financial business needs. Jennifer leads her team to provide ethical and timely financial and regulatory compliance guidance for our government focused practice and we have recommended her firm widely. Thank you for all that you do! Your dedication to helping us remain compliant, set and meet our goals, and scale for growth is directly correlated with our continued success."
"Jennifer is a trusted accountant and adviser. Her work ethics is second only to her expertise. Jennifer’s sense of resolve is perhaps the most telling… meticulous, persistent, and assertive comes quickly to mind. Eubanks & Company has my highest recommendation."
"Have really enjoyed working with The CPA Department for the past several years. They have a great team that delivers professional and efficient service. Whether it be government contracting, day to day accounting needs, tax prep, or tax planning, they can handle your every need. We have already started leveraging their tax expertise with the new tax law changes. I highly recommend this CPA firm."
"We're extremely happy with the DCAA oriented consulting we're received, as well as the excellent service on general accounts issues. Our FAR and DCAA issues were more than we wanted to tackle alone and a significant part of our business. Jennifer and her team helped us through these hurdles and we couldn't be more pleased."
"Would highly recommend The CPA Department for business consulting, accounting and tax preparation needs. Jennifer and staff are very knowledgeable and go out of their way to help clients with their needs. You won't be disappointed."