Meet Elizabeth Ruh

Meet Elizabeth Ruh

With over a decade of experience in the financial and legal world, Elizabeth is well known for her hard work and attention to details. Call us today to find out how we can help you personally or with your business.

Tax Preparation

Tax Preparation

Individual Returns
Trust and Estate Returns
Partnership Returns
S-Corp Returns
Payroll Returns

Business Services

Business Services

Full service bookkeeping
Receive your mail
Pay your bills
Invoices and Payroll services.
Tax Payroll Preperation

About Personal Financial Services

Personal Financial Services is locally owned and has been serving clients since June of 2009 with a focus in helping you reach your financial potential. We will assist you in achieving your business and financial goals, privately or in collaboration with your financial planner.

Tax Returns and Tax Planning.

Our team of experts meets or exceed IRS-mandated continuing education requirements so that we can stay on top of the tax law changes and assist our clients with strategies to take advantage of these changes. You will feel at ease discussing your financial situation with us, as we collaborate creative ways to find a solution that works for you and fits into your busy life.

Fiduciary Services

We have deep roots in the community and enjoy a strong reputation for managing difficult situations and the complex needs of our fiduciary clients and their families. We work hard to give our fiduciary clients the best quality of life possible. We have established strong ties to many community service providers who are essential in helping us achieve this goal.

Elizabeth Ruh – Enrolled Agent and President

Elizabeth is a native of Bloomington, Indiana. She has three children and is currently serving as the Marlin Elementary PTO Treasurer. Elizabeth is active in the community, continually advocating for the elderly and disabled as well as the needs of her fiduciary clients. Elizabeth has been preparing tax returns since 2002 and earned the EA (Enrolled Agent) designation in 2008. As an Enrolled Agent with the IRS, she is a federally authorized tax practitioner who has technical expertise in the field of taxation with over a decade of experience in handling individual returns, trust, and estate returns, and business returns. Elizabeth enjoys spending time with her family, reading, cooking and traveling. She prides herself on working with the community to creatively solve problems, big and small.

 

Mallory Duncan – Office Manager

Mallory works full time managing most of the financial needs of our clients. She oversees bill paying, financial reports, bank reconciliation and many other tasks.

Kristin Bell – Guardianship Client Care Assistant

Kristin works full time attending to the needs of our fiduciary clients. She attends care plan meetings, coordinates with service providers, shops for our client needs, attend medical appointments and handles the needs of assisting our clients to achieve the best quality of life possible.

Kristin is originally from Lawrence County. She is currently a resident of Morgan County. She has three children who are involved with travel sports; you will often find Kristin on a ball field somewhere. Kristin has experience working in nursing homes and with the intellectually disabled community. She has always dreamed of becoming a foster parent and believes that working with Guardianship’s is the next best thing.

Riley Gough – Administrative Assistant

Riley works full time, answering our phones, running errands, handling the office mail and assisting with maintaining the tax prep files.

Riley is originally from Connersville, IN but has traveled the world with his Army family. He grew up playing around helicopters and experiencing different cultures. He started his college career at the University of Alaska, transferred to Ball State, and ended at Indiana University. He majored in philosophy with a double minor in theology and psychology. He has worked in the litigation support and tax preparation services for the past twenty years. He is married to his college sweetheart and has several rescued fur children.

Therese Walker – File Clerk

Therese works part-time keeping up with office filing, file closing, and file organization. Therese Walker was born in Bedford and has been a lifelong Hoosier. She received her General Studies degree from Vincennes University Jasper. She has spent 30 years in the nursing field, working in nursing facilities, rehab centers, hospitals, and everything in between. She is an avid sports fan, with favorites being football, basketball, and baseball. She works concessions at IU Men's Basketball games and loves every minute of it. If it can be crafted, Therese can craft it. She loves to crochet, knitting, cross stitch, and some of her artwork is available for purchase at the Stone Belt Art Gallery.