Who We Are

We help our clients navigate the often confusing world of tax and accounting.

In a world where you feel that you are just trying to keep your head above water, its nice to know that someone is looking out for your best interests financially.

At The Francis Group, PLLC, we look to the classic CPA Firm features of a client-focused approach and prioritize quality over volume.  Our goal is to provide personalized attention for each client, so that they feel comfortable and empowered with their tax or financial situation.

Our clients range from families with one or two rental houses to high net worth individuals with complex estate plans.  We also have experience working with many different business models, including sole proprietors, LLCs and S Corporations.  


Tax Services

  • Tax return preparation
  • Estimated tax payment calculation
  • Tax consulting and planning

Financial Reporting

  • Business accounting and reporting
  • Setting up or cleaning up accounting systems
  • Annual budgeting and cash flow modeling

Personal Financial Services

  • Reviewing and advising on current financial health
  • Retirement and estate planning
  • Trust accounting and reporting

Lifestyle Enhancement

  • Bill payment and tracking
  • Household employee payroll services
  • Charitable and personal gifting coordination and tracking

Who is Ashley Francis?

Ashley has worked with businesses and families for over 18 years, providing comprehensive tax and financial services.  She received her undergraduate degree from Gonzaga University and her Masters in Tax from Golden Gate University.  She has been a licensed CPA since 2001 and is an active member of the American Institute of CPAs.

She has helped a wide range of clients including small sole proprietors, multi-generational family groups, tech millionaires, horse enthusiasts, real estate magnates and sports team owners.

Most recently, Ashley was the Tax Director of a commercial real estate company and also oversaw the family office function for select shareholders and their related entities. 

The Francis Group, PLLC
(206) 280-1040   |   Seattle, WA   |