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Partners

john-manning

John M. Manning, CPA

Certified Public Accountant – Managing Partner & Founder, Over 30 Years Experience

John Manning is the managing partner of the firm. He has over 30 years of experience in accounting and taxation. John serves clients of the firm who represent a diverse spectrum of small businesses in various industries including, proprietary schools, machine and tool manufactures, professional businesses, and non-profit organizations. John annually attends the United States Department of Education Federal Student Aid Conference John is a member of the AICPA and OSCPA and licensed in Ohio, Michigan and Florida.

  • He served on the Board of Trustees for Catholic Social Services of Miami Valley and is a member of the Northridge Optimist Club.

Office: Dayton
Email: jmanning@manningcpallc.com
Telephone: (937) 898-3167
Fax: (937) 898-9202
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Masters in Accounting from Wright State University (1980)
B.A. in Business Administration from University of Cincinnati (1974)

Certified Public Accountant – Licensed in Ohio, Florida and Michigan
Member of AICPA and OSCPA

Board Member – Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley
Member of Northridge Optimist Club


john keller

John M. Keller, CPA

Certified Public Accountant – Business Assurance & Quality Control Partner, Over 40 Years Experience

John Keller is the quality assurance partner of the firm. He has over 40 years of experience in the accounting profession.

Not only does John handle the firm’s quality control, he also performs external peer reviews of accounting and audit practices for compliance to the laws and regulations governing CPA firms. He serves as Chairperson for the AICPA Peer Review Board.

John has a unique insight in an array of business industries and has substantial knowledge in auditing, accounting, taxation, governmental contracts, and small business development. He draws this knowledge through years of experience, peer reviews, continuing education, and community involvement.

John is a member of the AICPA and OSCPA, and is licensed in Ohio and Montana. He is dedicated to community development and served on numerous boards and committees.

Office: Dayton
Email: jkeller@manningcpallc.com
Telephone: (937) 898-3167
Fax: (937) 898-9202
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Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from University of Dayton

Attends a minimum of 40 hours annually Continuing Professional Education (CPE) including Yellow Book CPE
Specific CPE courses
-Accounting & Auditing Institute
-Governmental Accounting & Auditing Standards
-AGA Professional Development Conference
-Implementing GASB Statement 34

Certified Public Accountant
Member of AICPA and OSCPA
Past Member of AICPA Peer Review Board
Member of Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce Finance Committee
Member of Auditor of State’s Dayton Regional Advisory Board
Member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants AICPA Peer Review Program Acceptance Committee
Member of Ohio SBDC Advisory Council, which he chairs
Voting Board Member of the Ohio Small Business Council a Division of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce
Chair of Freedom 1st Credit Union’s Supervisory Committee


sandra comer

Sandra L. Comer, CPA

Certified Public Accountant – Audit & Small Business Partner, Over 20 Years Experience.

Sandra has over 20 years of experience and has been with the firm since graduating from Wright State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She has been a CPA since 1992, when she passed the exam in her first sitting.

Sandra provides accounting and tax services to a wide range of businesses and individuals in numerous industries. She is responsible to stay current on changes in the accounting and auditing areas as well as taxation. On the private sector she has many small business and individual clients in which she has an array of knowledge in taxation, payroll, pension plans, fringe benefit plans, financial reporting, business software applications, and other items affecting businesses. Her clientele include real estate professionals and developers, medical and dental practices, construction related industries, governmental entities, and other small businesses.

In addition, Sandra is partner in charge of our government audit division. Her auditing experience includes providing audit services to villages, townships, HUD assisted projects, schools, and other nonprofit entities receiving federal and state funds.

Sandra is a member of the AICPA and OSCPA and is involved in women’s issues in business.

Office: Dayton
Email: scomer@manningcpallc.com
Telephone: (937) 898-3167
Fax: (937) 898-9202
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Bachelors of Science in Accountancy from Wright State University
Attends at a minimum 40 hours annually Continuing Professional Education (CPE) including Yellow Book CPE

Annual Auditing & Accounting Updates
Current Tax Developments
Compilation & Review
Yellow Book Compliance
Partnership and S Corporation Taxation
Individual Taxation

Certified Public Accountant
Member of AICPA and OSCPA
Member of Auditor of State of Ohio’s IPA Advisory Committee
Ohio Financial Accountability Certificate (OFAC)


john-bensman

John C. Bensman, CPA

Certified Public Accountant – Tax Practice Partner, Over 40 Years Experience

John Bensman directs the tax compliance, tax advisory services, and estate and gift planning for our firm. He provides long-range tax planning and strategy as well as representation before tax authorities. The foundation for the growth of our firms has been the ability of each staff member to understand the tax complications of each client and to provide proactive recommendations and in depth counseling tailored to the client’s individual needs.

John is a member of the AICPA and OSCPA, with emphasis on Tax Special Interest Sections.

Office: Sidney
Email: jbensman@manningcpallc.com
Telephone: (937) 492-0386
Fax: (937) 492-3262
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Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from University of Dayton
Five week advanced tax course by a National CPA firm
Attends a minimum of 40 hours annually Continuing Professional Education (CPE) with a concentration on current developments in tax legislation (eg. Estate and gift, real estate taxation, corporation, partnership, etc…)

Certified Public Accountant
Member of AICPA and OSCPA
Member of AICPA and OSCPA Tax Special Interest Sections

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Dayton Office
6105 North Dixie Drive
P.O. Box 13449
Dayton, OH 45413
Phone:      (937) 898-3167
Fax:           (937) 898-9202
Email:  jkangas@manningcpallc.com

Sidney Office
500 Folkerth Avenue
Sidney, OH 45365
Phone:        (937) 492-0386
Fax:             (937) 492-3262
Toll Free:   1-888-249-0494
Email:  jkangas@manningcpallc.com

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