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The SVA companies provide a wide range of professional services, including accounting, tax, business sales, mergers and acquisitions, assurance, real estate, information technologies consulting, and medical coding and billing services to privately held businesses and to individuals. The business offers consulting and services in industries including construction, health care, manufacturing and distribution, nonprofit, and real estate. Services are provided for clients in any industry.
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Reason for Rating
BBB rating is based on 16 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.
Factors that raised the rating for SVA, S.C. include:
- Length of time business has been operating.
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size.
- Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business.
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business.
- BBB has sufficient background information on this business.
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
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|Problems with Product/Service||0|
|Total Closed Complaints||1|
Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews
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Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding
or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain
any requirements are currently being met.
These agencies may include:
State Bar of Wisconsin
P.O. Box 7158, Madison WI 53707-7158
Phone Number: 6082573838 8007287788 Customer Service
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
450 Fifth Street, NW, Washington DC 20549
Fax Number: 202-942-9634
Type of Entity
Business ManagementMr. Carl Schultz, CEO Ms. Bonnie Bailey, Business Development Coordinator Barbara Ecklond, Principal - Business Advisory Services Mr. Timothy Koechel, CPA, CFE, CFF
Accounting Services Consultant - Strategic Planning Financial Planning Consultants Financial Services Accountants - Certified Public Real Estate Consultants Taxes - Consultants & Representatives Offices of Certified Public Accountants (NAICS: 541211)
Alternate Business NamesSVA Certified Public Accountants, SC SVA Consulting, LLC SVA Healthcare Services, LLC SVA MedCodeSpecialists, LLC
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- (800) 681-0279(Phone)
- (888) 574-4782(Phone)
- (608) 831-4243 (Fax)
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|Neutral Review||3 points per review|
|Negative Review||1 point per review|
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Read Complaint Details
Complaint: SVA was acting as the billing agent for Radiology Associates of the Fox Valley at the time my******* ****** ******* had a diagnostic test done at St Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton, WI on 7-16-2010. The test was ordered by the Department of Natural Resources for the State of Wisconsin (WDNR) as a condition of employment and all expenses related to the testing was the responsibility of this agency. The WDNR apparently did not pay the balance due on these charges and instead of SVA contacting the responsible party for payment, they took it upon themselves to submit these charges for collection with Americollect Collection Agency under my husbands name which has resulted in a collection notice on our credit report. I contacted SVA and talked to ******** ***** and she informed me that there was nothing she would do to correct the collection that was submitted by SVA in error. If she researched the situation she would find out who was truly responsible for these charges. My complaint is based on the fact that an error was made by SVA and it has been made very clear to me by Ms ***** that there would be nothing done to rectify the situation.
Desired Settlement: SVA needs to research the original billing and find that the test were ordered by the WDNR and that they are the responsible party. SVA also needs to contact Americollect and notify them to remove the collection notice under our names ****** and ***** *******. I have spoken to Americollect prior to speaking with ******** ***** and I was told there was nothing that would be done until hearing from SVA since the collection authorization came from them. I am trapped in a circle of people who will not take responsibility for their errors.
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BBB's Final Determination: Business offered a resolution. Consumer did not pursue further with BBB and the matter was assumed to be resolved