About Us

Michelle E. Phillips Accountancy Corporation

Our firm is committed to teamwork–collaborating with our clients and keeping their best interests at heart, while offering innovative solutions and independent, objective advice to help them maximize their finances. 

We have grown largely due to referrals and based upon the business expansion and needs of our clients. Because of our many small business clients, we have become known as experts in a wide variety of business situations – both small and large. We offer solutions for individuals and businesses with pressing accounting and tax needs and specialize in providing tax, accounting and consulting services to clients and individuals in a variety of industries.

In addition to our standard accounting services, we have also expanded into more in-depth services such as complete accounting set-up and system implementation, accounting conversions to new systems, financial analysis, cash management, tax compliance and tax representation.


Our Staff

Michelle E. Philips



Michelle Phillips graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a B.S. in Accountancy and an MBA in Taxation.  Since that time, she has earned her credentials as a Certified Public Account.  She began her career working for Ernst & Young where she performed financial statement audits for various industries including: healthcare, telecom, waste management and manufacturing.  Michelle established her accountancy firm in 2003.  She has extensive experience in dealing with clients of various sizes, industries, and needs.  Her expertise includes:  individual and business tax preparation, sales tax return preparation, payroll processing, bookkeeping and financial statements for small businesses, tax planning for individuals and businesses.

Michelle is a member of the AICPA and Certified Pro Advisor with QuickBooks. She is actively volunteers for the following organizations:  Treasurer of the Sierra Creek Service Unit Girl Scouts, Treasurer Pack 507 Roseville Cub Scouts, and Treasurer Downtown Roseville Merchants.

Michelle lives in Penryn with her husband and two children.  She enjoys camping and scrapbooking in her spare time.


Taylor Mitchell

Staff Accountant


Taylor Mitchell graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a B.S. in Accountancy. Currently, she is studying for the CPA exam.  Prior to joining the firm, she was a board member of the Accounting Society CSU, Sacramento. Taylor is a Certified ProAdvisor with QuickBooks Online and is a Hubdoc Certified Partner.

Taylor lives in Grass Valley. She enjoys being outdoors and learning new things.





Selma Arnautovic

Office Manager


Selma Arnautovic graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a B.S. in Accountancy. Currently, she is pursuing her MBA online. Selma is a Certified ProAdvisor with Quickbooks Online. 

Selma lives in Antelope. She enjoys spending time with her dog, Leo.