We maintain this legacy website with the name "Bara Business Service" because after more than a half century, some people still find us by searching that name.


We have been at the same location since 1962 - 124 South Main Street Arab, Alabama 35016


We've had the same telephone number since 1957 - (256) 586-4111 - Well, they changed the area code back in the 80's or 90's.

Some facts

Company Transition ... 1957 Bara Business Service ... 1994 Cook & LaGrone ... 1998 Cook & Company

We are located in Arab Alabama and although we serve clientele in all fifty states and nineteen foriegn countries, our primary market is Huntsville to Birmingham Alabama.

Cook and Company consists of ten full-time and four part-time employees. We provide accounting, tax, financial and technology services to the public (individuals and businesses). Our specialty is tax and has been since 1957.



Gregory J. Cook, EA, CPA

Accredited Tax Advisor

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