Jeff Maddux, CPA

accountant | indie maker | podcast host | community builder


I create online resources to help educate accountants how to advance their remote accounting careers with my blog, and remote accounting jobs board AccountantList.


I’m passionate about introducing resources to accounting professionals so they can spend less time doing work they hate, and more time doing work they love.


🎓 Education: B.S. - Accounting from Sacramento State University

📜 Certifications: Certified Public Accountant, Xero Certified Advisor

🏢 Industries Served: Accounting, SaaS, Ecommerce, Manufacturing

🧮 Accounting & Finance Sectors: Public Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Outsourced Accounting, Government Accounting, Retail Tax Preparation, Auditing, Financial Coaching

🧠 Years in Accounting: 10+

🌎 Countries Worked Remotely From: 🇺🇸 United States 🇪🇸 Spain 🇲🇽 Mexico 🇹🇭 Thailand 🇻🇳 Vietnam


The best-in-class technology I love to work with (and implement) for SaaS companies:

  • Accounting Software: Xero, QBO

  • Payments & Bills:

  • Payroll and HR: Gusto

  • Ecommerce Software: Stripe, PayPal

  • Document & File Management: Hubdoc

  • Expense Reimbursement: Expensify

  • Budgeting & Forecasting: Float, FUTRLI

  • Business Intelligence: Excel, Google Sheets

  • Communication & Collaboration: Gmail, Slack, Skype

  • Organization & Automation: Airtable, Zapier, IFTTT

GEAR 💻⌨️⌚️📱🖱

The gear I use to get productive and get the job done (I’m an Apple fan):


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


Current and past projects:

💼 AccountantList The Remote Accounting Jobs Board.

🎙 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

🌎 The AccountantLife Community

🚦 Who’s Hiring? Scroll through the curated database of 150+ remote-friendly companies hiring accounting and finance professionals.

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

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

📖 The Lifestyle Accountant Blog Discover the stories, insights, and tools to help you build a remote accounting career and lifestyle you'll love.

🌎 Remote Accounting Talent Network Join our remote talent network to get discovered, create custom job alerts, and more. It's free!

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

📝 Remote Accounting Blog Articles Discover stories and lessons from the remote accounting blog.

📈 Remote Accounting Jobs Statistics See the stats and trends of remote accounting jobs.

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

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


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



I’m always open to exploring new opportunities. If you’d like to get in touch, the easiest way to reach me is on Twitter @JeffMadduxCPA or by sending me a personalized message on LinkedIn.