Quick Action Accounting and Business Solutions


Quick Action is your outstanding local accounting firm who offers a full array of accounting services. We exist to raise the standard in the industry for accounting services as well as consulting aimed at small business owners and entrepreneurs. We assist local businesses by providing whatever level of help they need — from coaching you to take the reigns of your own accounting work, to providing expert Intuit QuickBooks accounting and payroll services.

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Accounting with Intuit QuickBooks

QuickBooks is by far the most popular accounting software for small businesses, but most owners don’t know how to use it well. Quick Action Accounting has certified QuickBooks ProAdvisors. We know exactly how to set up and manage your system so you’ll always have quick access to up-to-date financial information. You’ll make better key decisions for your business in less time. Let us help keep track of the details so you can see the big picture more clearly.


Payroll is a critical task requiring regular oversight by someone with current expertise. Quick Action's team can relieve you of this worry with full-service payroll management, or we can set up your system and train someone on your team to handle it. If anything changes, we’re right here to help manage transitions.

Business Consulting

Sometimes all you need is the chance to ask questions or bounce ideas off an expert. With over twenty-five years of experience in accounting and entrepreneurship, Quick Action can both provide you with valuable insights and also connect you with other business leaders. If you’re stuck on something, don’t hesitate to reach out.

They Love Us And You Will Too

Cathi Timmerman, Mental Health Therapist with Cedar Rapids Counseling Professionals, Quick Action Accounting client

Cathi Timmerman

Mental Health Therapist, Cedar Rapids Counseling Professionals, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Working with QAA is a pleasure and I always come away feeling confident that the financial accounting of my business is solid and complete which allows me to focus on what I really want to focus on in my business-my clients. I really appreciate the fast response when I have questions too. I would definitely recommend their services.
Andy Stoll of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Quick Action Accounting client

Andy Stoll

Serial Entrepreneur, Iowa

Efficient, on-time and to the point: all things that describe my experiences with Quick Action Accounting. Plus they are friendly, fun and great to work with!
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Alumnus Recognition
2020 Nashville BizX Winner recognition
Intuit QuickBooks ProAdvisor Program Elite Badge

Who We Are

Quick Action was founded in 2012 by the tenacious and passionate local businesswoman, Amy Heinen. Our seasoned team provides individually tailored accounting services and in-depth business consulting designed to help your business raise standards and reach new heights.

Amy Heinen of Quick Action Accounting

Amy Heinen

President & Founder

Email: amy@quick-action.com

Bret Hardsen of Quick Action Accounting

Bret Hardersen

Accounting Clerk

Email: bret@quick-action.com

Rachel Heinen of Quick Action Accounting

Rachel Heinen

Client Onboarding & Project Director

Email: rachel@quick-action.com

Jane Koch of Quick Action Accounting

Jane Koch

Accountant & Client Manager

Email: jane@quick-action.com

Ann O'Donnell of Quick Action Accounting

Ann O'Donnell

Accountant & Client Manager

Email: ann@quick-action.com

Julie Meyer

Accountant & Client Manager

Email: julie@quick-action.com