The Lifestyle Accountant

Build a remote and flexible accounting career that fits your life.


Jeff Maddux, CPA

Founder, AccountantList

Hey there, I’m Jeff. I’m a recovering '9-to-5-cubicle-dwelling' accountant and indie maker.

Throughout my decade long accounting career, I’ve been reading and following the intersection of accounting, technology, and creating a better work/life balance. As a result, I’m building AccountantList, a job board that connects accountants to flexible and remote job opportunities.

Subscribe to my newsletter, AccountantLife, for my top tools, career advice, and job opportunities to help you build a remote and flexible accounting career that fits your life.


Helping tech-savvy bookkeepers, accountants, financial analysts, CPAs, Controllers, CFOs and tax pros find flexible & remote accounting jobs at great companies.


Stories, insights, and tools to help you build a remote and flexible accounting career that fits your life:


I love building things. My current and past projects:

πŸŽ™ AccountantLife Podcast a podcast where we take a deep dive into the world of accounting and what it takes to start living your best #accountantlife

🚦 Who’s Hiring? Scroll through my curated database of 250+ remote-friendly companies hiring accounting and finance professionals.

πŸ“ The Ultimate List of Top Accounting Conferences in 2019 Attend one of the top accounting conferences in 2019 in the USA and internationally.

πŸ’Έ Remote Accountant Salary Guide & Survey Find out how much remote accountants and financial professionals make.

πŸ—ƒ Remote Accounting Jobs Directory Search remote accounting jobs by Accounting Category, Technology Used, Job Type, and Job Title.

πŸ“¨ Remote Accounting Job Application Tracking Tool Keep your remote accounting job search organized with The Ultimate Remote Job Application Tracking Tool.

πŸ’½ Remote Accounting Tech Stack Learn the top accounting software and related technologies remote accountants are using.


These books have had a massive impact on my accounting career and life:

It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work
By Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson


Where me or my work has been featured around the web:



I’m always open to exploring new opportunities. If you’re interested in connecting or would like to get in touch, the easiest way to reach me is on Twitter @JeffMadduxCPA.