Ruth Carmody owns and operates T.A.B.S., Inc. With over twenty years of experience in the accounting industry, Ruth specializes in Independent Contractor and Merchant Mariner services. She can also assist you with the incorporation process, preparation of your will and other legal documents.



Kathryn A. Shippee, CPA worked for the firm off and on for several years. She has joined the firm as our full time Certified Public Accountant.

  Tupton Sherrod is our payroll manager. She will gladly assist you with understanding this very challenging and sometimes confusing aspect of accounting.




 Ayana White has joined our firm as receptionist. Ayana is looking forward to assisting you and answering your questions.





Dorothy (Dottie) Garrett is an indispensable part of our team here at T.A.B.S. As many of our returning clients remember, Dottie used to be our receptionist. Wanting to take life a little slower, Dottie has stepped down from the position. She does work several times a week doing whatever is necessary. She even fills in answering the phone on occasion.

 Sandra (Sandy) Falcone has been with T.A.B.S. since its inception. If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to ask to speak with her and she will gladly assist you. 

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