Agreement with Accountant


This agreement dated __________(1)___________, is made By and
Between ___________(2)______________, whose address is
____________(3)______________, referred to as "Client", AND
____________(4)_________, whose address is
________(5)__________, referred to as "Accountant."

1. Parties to This Agreement. The Client, in order to properly
conduct its business, employs the Accountant. The Accountant
is duly licensed by the laws of this state and engaged in the
business of providing independent accounting services and
assistance to clients.

2. Services to be Provided. During the length of this
contract, the Accountant shall serve the Client and perform
any and all services in accounting and tax matters as the
Client requires in connection with the Client's business
including the preparation of accounting statements, tax
reports and returns.  The Accountant will also provide
supervisory and advisory services to the Client when

3. Payments to Accountant. The Client agrees to pay the
Accountant for services at the following rates:   (Discuss
rate of compensation)

4. When Payments Are Due. The Accountant shall bill the Client
on a regular basis for services rendered which bills will be
due and payable upon receipt.

5. Term of Agreement. This agreement shall become effective
______(6)_____ and shall continue in effect until
_______(7)________ or until terminated in accordance with this

6. Termination of this Agreement. This agreement may be
terminated by either party on fifteen (15) days notice to the
other party. All such notices shall be by certified mail or
delivered personally.

7. Entire Agreement. This contract expresses the entire
agreement between the Client and the Accountant regarding this
matter. This agreement can only be modified with another
written agreement signed by both the Client and the
Accountant. This agreement shall be binding upon both the
Client and the Accountant and their respective heirs, legal
representatives and successors in interest.

8. Legal Fees. If either party brings a law suit in order to
enforce or interpret the provisions of this agreement, the
prevailing party shall be entitled to reasonable attorney's
fees in addition to any other relief to which that party may
be entitled.

9. Governing Law. This agreement shall be interpreted
according to the laws of the State of _______(8)________.

10. Independent Contractors. Both the Accountant and the
Client agree that the relationship created by this agreement
is that of independent contractor and not that of employee and
employer. The Accountant is responsible for the payment of any
taxes, including without limitation, all Federal, State and
local personal and business income taxes, sales and use taxes,
other business taxes and license fees arising out of the
activities of the Accountant.

11. Signatures. Both the Client and the Accountant have read
and agreed to this agreement.

Witnessed or Attested by:

____________(9)______________ ____________(10)______________

____________(9)______________ ____________(11)______________


The information in this document is designed to provide an outline that you can follow when formulating business or personal plans. Due to the variances of many local, city, county and state laws, we recommend that you seek professional legal counseling before entering into any contract or agreement.

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