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About Us

About Our Firm

Ashby Tax & Consulting provides quality, personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as individual tax returns, small business returns, gift tax, tax planning, entity selection & resturcturing, estates, trusts, audits, payroll and small business consulting.

By combining our expertise, varied experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.



Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Ashby Tax & Consulting is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. 

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base.

Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Ashby Tax & Consulting receive competent and timely advice.


Our Team

Marguerite Ashby, Enrolled Agent 585-248-0631 MBA., EA.
Enrolled Agent, QuickBooks Pro Advisor

Marguerite is no stranger to launching a small business. At the age of 24, she opened her first business associated with the travel industry specializing in chartering private aircraft for executives of local businesses, securing air, hotel and meeting space for conventions and making reservations to exotic destinations. Her clients included small start-ups to Fortune 500 firms. After owning her travel company for 10 years, Marguerite sold her successful company.

Shortly after selling her business, Marguerite was offered a consulting position with a global company and traveled one week every month to Eastern and Western Europe to help manage a $50M+ travel budget. Marguerite was in London on business when the event of 911 occurred. After spending one week assisting travelers from all over the world get to their “home base”, Marguerite arrived back home to be greeted by her family. This event changed so many facets of her consulting position and her personal goals. Shortly after 911, Marguerite accepted a full-time teaching position at the college level so she could be at home base with her young child. After completing two positions at the college level, working as a sales engineer for a manufacturing company and working for a CPA where she processed more than 2500 tax returns, it was time for Marguerite to embark on another venture.

At the age of 50, Marguerite launched Ashby Tax & Consulting. Her firm is a full service tax preparation and consulting firm for individuals and small businesses. With over 25+ years of business experience, she offers added expertise and provides a full spectrum of knowledge from start-up to buy-sell of a small businesses.

If you really want to know how to start a small business, Marguerite has a clear understanding of the necessary steps to take. One important criteria required and often overlooked is the level of discipline it takes to work for yourself. If you are serious about working for yourself, Marguerite has much knowledge to offer.

Marguerite earned her B.S. and M.B.A. from Rochester Institute of Technology. She also earned her National Association of Purchasing Agent Credential and Enrolled Agent Certificate.

  • Ashby Tax & Consulting, LLC
  • Perinton Professional Building
  • 1157 Fairport Road Suite 102
  • Fairport, NY 14450
  • Telephone: (585) 248-0631
  • Fax: (888) 501-3005