About Meilinger

At Meilinger, our goal is to improve the lives of business owners through financial freedom. We realize that people build their lives on the success of their business. So, when we help them improve the value of their business, it can change their life.

When you work with our team, you'll gain a true partner. We promise to become a sounding board and mentor, deliver advice in plain language, and guarantee that you'll pay the least amount of tax legally possible. From driving profits and business coaching, to succession planning and exit strategies, we'll use every avenue we can to enhance and protect your wealth. Together, we'll find ways to make your business stronger so you can reach financial independence and live your best life.

Call our Greenville, SC CPA firm now at 864-385-4060 to learn more or request your free consultation through our website.

Michael E. Meilinger, CPA/ABV, CMA, CFF, CTC

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Mike Meilinger is the leader and visionary of Meilinger. He's worked in public accounting since 1995. He has earned over 10 prof designations and his claim to fame is that he's never failed a professional exam.

Mike's passion is people. His "why" is he believes that every business owner should have a spiritual vision and that vision should be how they impact the lives of the people they serve. Mike's vision is to dramatically impact the lives of his customers, his employees, and his vendors.

Outside of work, Mike loves working out and staying healthy. He's tremendously committed to lifelong learning and is always studying things he thinks can help his clients and his employees get to the next level.


  • CPA - Certified Public Accountant
  • ABV - Accredited in Business Valuation
  • CMA - Certified Management Accountant
  • CTC - Certified Tax Coach
  • CFF - Certified in Financial Forensics


  • AICPA - American Institute of CPAs
  • IMA - Institute of Management Accountants
  • NACVA - National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
  • ACFE - Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • IDFA - Institute of Divorces Financial Analyst

Certified Tax Coach

ctc logoMike Meilinger has earned the special designation of being a Certified Tax Coach (CTC). This means he is an expert in tax planning strategies and has the ability to identify tax credits, deductions, and loopholes that the average CPA, accountant, or Enrolled Agent does not know how to find. He will put his skills to work for you. Learn more about how we reduce taxes for small business owners by visiting our tax coaching website.