10482 Baltimore Ave., Suite 313 Beltsville, MD. 20705
Ph :: 240.786.9528   Fax :: 301.850.1036
About Us

Essential Financial Solutions, Inc. (EFSI) is a woman-owned business, certified under the Small Business Administration 8(a) program. EFSI was founded in 2005 by Ms. Lucia Dest, who is a certified public accountant (CPA), and is located in Beltsville, Maryland.

EFSI financial consulting services include, but are not limited to, business processes that assist clients in streamlining and improving their effectiveness, efficiency, and adaptability. In addition, EFSI provides transaction accounting services which include payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, account reconciliation, and compilation services.

EFSI information system consulting practice offers a comprehensive scope of services, to assist our clients in keeping pace with technology.

At EFSI, we take pride in our work! We go the "extra mile" for our clients. Our clients are treated with the utmost respect. The majority of our clients are small and medium sized businesses. Since EFSI is a small business; we are able to better understand the needs of small businesses. We have successfully assisted many businesses in preparing for DCAA pre-award audits, incurred-cost audits, and floor checks.

EFSI has extensive experience in developing indirect rate structures for companies that provide services to federal and local governments. We also install Deltek GCS, Deltek Costpoint, QuickBooks, Peachtree, and Microsoft Small Business Accounting software packages. EFSI restructures existing accounting systems making them compliant with government accounting rules and regulations.

In addition, EFSI prepares and submits applications for qualified applicants under the Small Business Administration 8(a) program.