About PETTES LLC

PETTES LLC is a highly skilled Detroit, MI accounting firm offering innovative accounting services and tax planning solutions for small business owners. Our mission is to remove financial obstacles and skillfully manage your tax obligations to improve your business and your bottom line.

You'll be glad you chose to work with us because we truly appreciate our clients and endeavor to develop a long-standing relationship with each one. As your financial partner and business advisor, we’re continually looking for ways to lower your taxes, reduce expenses, and take time-consuming accounting and bookkeeping tasks off your hands. Our knowledgeable staff has a wealth of accounting experience and is always personable, courteous, and professional.

We extend a free initial consultation to new clients. Call us at (855) 7-PETTES today to learn more or request your consultation through our website now.


Marshawn Pettes

Marshawn Pettes

Marshawn has private accounting experience in preparing financial statements, monthly general ledgers reconciliations, monthly depreciation, fixed assets, trend reports, bi-weekly payroll, and accounts payables for one of the largest university based credit unions in the United States. Marshawn also has public accounting experiences in assisting over 150 high net-worth clients and companies through tax planning, projections, and preparing individual, non-profit, and corporate tax returns.

Marshawn received a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Michigan State University, a semester early, as he studied abroad in Japan and Mexico, and dedicated countless hours of support to the MSU math-tutoring program. Shortly after, Marshawn received a Master of Business Administrations degree from Northwood University, and a Graduate Accounting Certificate from the University of Phoenix.

Upon completions of his degrees, Marshawn started an accounting and business consulting company, PETTES LLC, where he focuses on the development and growth of small businesses and not for profit organizations. In addition, Marshawn serves on the Detroit Chapter Professional Development Committee of the National Black MBA Association and as an active member of the National Association of Black Accountants.

Marshawn is currently a CPA candidate in the state of Michigan. His goal is to sit for all of the remaining exams and become a Certified Public Accountant in 2017!