630.834.9500 185 N. York St., Elmhurst, IL 60126

Helping your small business succeed is our top priority. Schedule your free consultation Accounting, Legal and Tax Services We combine an old school approach with modern technology to ensure your business thrives. Learn more about AJ Pope Experienced, Knowledgeable and Trusted

Experienced CPA

As a licensed Certified Public Accountant since 1966, Anthony provides clients with fair and effective perspectives.

Legal Guidance

We assist our clients in multiple ways, including estate planning, corporate and LLC transactions, and commercial real estate transactions.

Tax Planning

Matthew delivers for clients in the areas of income tax, accounting and IRS preparation, plus financial and insurance services.

Our Commitment

You will receive an honest, knowledgeable, responsible and transparent approach from start to finish.

Need a PPP Loan?

We have assisted many of our small business clients with obtaining Payroll Protection Plan (PPP) loans so they can survive and flourish during these challenging times with loan amounts per client ranging from $5,000 to more than $300,000. To date, we have helped our clients obtain over $1,000,000 in PPP funds. Learn more by emailing Matthew at MJP@AJPOPE.COM.

Proudly Serving the Chicagoland Area and all of IL

Why Hire Anthony Joseph Pope, Ltd.?

AJ Pope is a multi-generational, family-owned business that provides its clients with a variety of accounting, financial, legal and tax services—and a high level of personal attention.

Anthony Joseph Pope, Ltd. was established in the 1970s by Joseph Pope in the basement of his Austin Boulevard home on Chicago’s West Side. 

Currently located in Elmhurst, Illinois, the firm combines an old school approach to accounting, financial, legal and tax services while embracing how business is conducted in today’s world. We continue to carry out the vision of our company’s founder, the late Joseph Pope, who committed to delivering a full range of expertise and support to clients with an honest, knowledgeable, responsible and transparent approach from start to finish.

Our clients are our top priority—whether you hope to become successful, or wish to maintain or grow your success, we will put you first and strive to provide exceptional value in all we do.

Meet the AJ Pope Team


Industries We Serve

Since the 1970s, Anthony Joseph Pope has provided a wide range of clients with experienced, professional and trusted takes on accounting, legal and tax matters.

Small Businesses

Our accounting, tax and legal services provide companies on the rise with vital operational expertise that creates an audit trail and supports fiscal responsibility.

Retail & Restaurants

We assist bars, restaurants and grocery stores with their accounting and tax needs, particularly when it comes to inventory, sales tax issues and avoiding audits.

Professional Services

From attorneys and engineers to doctors and physical therapists, we advise our clients how to proceed as they grow and support them throughout their journeys.

Sole Proprietorships

Individual entrepreneurs and independent contractors typically are not experts when it comes to taxes—we deliver accounting and budgeting services that help them succeed.

Construction & Trades

Whether you’re a carpenter, electrician, homebuilder, painter or plumber, our monthly/quarterly accounting, payroll and other financial services keep your business running smoothly.


We work with several manufacturing clients to provide monthly/quarterly accounting, payroll, tax planning and other financial support as needed.

Our Client Testimonials

What our clients say about us

Throughout three generations and six decades, we at Anthony Joseph Pope, Ltd. have operated with a steadfast commitment to providing clients with honest, effective and knowledgeable approaches that put them in a position to succeed.

  • “We went to Anthony Joseph Pope for tax planning to help my small business during one of our worst years. After AJPope finished with the IRS, we ended up receiving a refund of over $60,000.”

  • “I have been a client of Anthony Joseph Pope for over 15 years and received excellent accounting, tax, legal and retirement planning services. Give AJPope a call—you won’t regret it.”