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Barnes Financial Services (BFS) is a financial services practice based in Indianapolis, Indiana.  We have built a strong reputation for educating and assisting small businesses and individuals in pursuing their financial goals.  BFS offers personalized accounting, tax & financial services... (read more on our About Us page)





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