About Us

Jackson and Associates CPA, PA was established as a full service CPA firm to serve the tax, accounting and consulting needs of individuals and small businesses in the Largo area including Clearwater, Pinellas Park, Palm Harbor, Tampa and more. We strive to strike the perfect balance between small, local, attentive service and professional experience and expertise.

We believe that listening is the foundation of a lasting client relationship built on trust and respect. Our goal is to provide financial leadership, guidance and advice that you can really use to help you grow your business and become more successful.

Tracy Scott Jackson, CPA, MAAcc - Partner

Graduate of Malone University, Canton, Ohio BA - Business Administration
Graduate University of Toledo - Masters in Accounting

Tracy has been practicing as a CPA and accountant and Chief Financial Officer since 1982. Tracy concentrates in personalized financial and tax planning services for individuals and corporations. In addition, Tracy specializes in the Banking Sector for notable publicly held and private equity clients.

Tracy began his career in banking and progressed to Chief Financial Officer of Fortune 200 companies. Tracy formed Jackson and Associates in 2005 using his experience and contacts to grow a practice that concentrates in highly personalized tax and financial planning services. Tracy's diverse background affords him the unique opportunity of utilizing the angles of both tax and strategic planning when working with clients. He has personally obtained over $5 Billion in lines of credit from major Wall Street and National Banks for his clients and has been lead on 20 strategic business acquisitions.

Tracy routinely speaks at the Mortgage Bankers Convention and conducts seminars and workshops with his clients and the public. In addition, he is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Debbie Jackson, CPA - Partner

Graduate University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida - BS Journalism
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida - Accounting

Debbie has been practicing as a CPA, financial and tax accountant and advisor since 1984. Debbie focuses on corporate and individual tax planning for clients in a wide range of industries. She has extensive experience with operational improvements in banking, mortgage banking and other industries and notable public companies.

Debbie began her career with Coopers and Lybrand, CPAs in Ft. Lauderdale working as both an audit and tax accountant. Debbie's expertise working with clients in banking led her to assume a controllership position with an area bank, leading to senior level management positions at Bank of America in Charlotte, North Carolina. Her broad knowledge of business operations and tax issues makes her a natural complement to the firm. Debbie oversees the tax department, process design and quality improvement division and has broad responsibilities within the firm.

Debbie is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. She is active in the Largo-Mid Pinellas Chamber of Commerce, serving as a Director and also the Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce. Her role in developing the initial budget for Sandy Springs, Ga proved invaluable and Debbie continues to be active in local government.

Jennifer Tousignant - Accounting Manager - Enrolled Agent

Graduate of University of South Florida, Tampa Florida - BA

Jennifer has been a practicing accountant since 2001. She has worked with Jackson and Associates, CPA, PA, and its earlier company, since 2002. Jennifer has worked in both private industry and public accounting and understands the day to day issues facing small and medium size business owners. Jennifer is a results-oriented professional who looks to deliver completed work with efficiency and clarity, no matter how complex the issue is.

Jenn is a licensed Enrolled Agent and she has extensive experience with QuickBooks and Peachtree and managing related files for both new and existing clients. Jennifer is also a specialist with training clients on how to manage their own books and interface with our office.

Jennifer works with both business and individual clients to assure taxes are kept to a minimum and that they are in compliance with their taxes.

She is a big Vikings fan and enjoys skiing and outdoor activities.