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Full title: Application to employ Wesler & Associates, CPA PC as Accountant filed by Patti J. Sullivan. Supporting affidavit or verified statement of professional person, Proof of service, Proposed order. (Sullivan, Patti) (Entered: 07/20/2021)

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Applicant believes that the employment of an accountant is necessary to represent or assist trustee in carrying out the trustee’s duties as follows: to assist the trustee with the preparation of required fiduciary income tax returns, analysis of the debtors’ pre-petition income tax situation, and any other accounting services as required by the trustee. Wesler & Associates, CPA PC, PO Box 19016, Kalamazoo, MI 49019, telephone number (269) 342-9482 ext. 203, is qualified by reason of practice and experience to render such representation or assistance. Said professional has disclosed to the undersigned that it has the following connections with the debtor, creditors or any other party-in-interest, their respective attorneys and accountants, the United States Trustee, or any person employed in the office of the United States Trustee:None, except that Wesler & Associates, CPA PC formerly known as Trustee Resource Group has provided accounting services to this trustee and other Chapter 7 panel trustees in unrelated cases.I, Susan M. Tschann, declare that on July 20, 2021, I caused the following documents: Application for Approval of Employment of Accountant, Verified Statement and Order to be filed electronically with the Clerk of Court through ECF, and that the above documents will be delivered by automatic e-mail notification pursuant to the rules of ECF and this constitutes notice pursuant to Local Rule 9006-1(a).

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA _________________________________________ In Re: TEA OLIVE I, LLC Bky Case No. 21-30037-WJF Chapter 7 Debtor. _________________________________________ APPLICATION FOR APPROVAL OF EMPLOYMENT OF ACCOUNTANT VERIFIED STATEMENT AND ORDER Patti J. Sullivan, pursuant to Rule 2014 verifies and states as follows: 1. Applicant has been appointed trustee in the above referenced case. 2. Applicant believes that the employment of an accountant is necessary to represent or assist trustee in carrying out the trustee’s duties as follows: to assist the trustee with the preparation of required fiduciary income tax returns, analysis of the debtors’ pre-petition income tax situation, and any other accounting services as required by the trustee. 3. Wesler & Associates, CPA PC, PO Box 19016, Kalamazoo, MI 49019, telephone number (269) 342-9482 ext. 203, is qualified by reason of practice and experience to render such representation or assistance. 4. Proposed compensation and reimbursement of expenses is as follows: $275 per hour for CPA and $175 per hour for support staff. Expenses to be billed at actual cost. 5. Said professional has disclosed to the undersigned that it has the following connections with the debtor, creditors or any other party-in-interest, their respective attorneys and accountants, the United States Trustee, or any person employed in the office of the United States Trustee: None, except that Wesler & Associates, CPA PC formerly known as Trustee Resource Group has provided accounting services to this trustee and other Chapter 7 panel trustees in unrelated cases. 6. The trustee has made the following efforts to recover the asset prior to submitting this Application: Trustee is not qualified to perform accounting procedures. WHEREFORE, Applicant prays that the Court approve such employment by the trustee. Dated: July 20, 2021 /e/ Patti J. Sullivan Patti J. Sullivan, Trustee 1595 Selby Avenue Suite 205 St. Paul, MN 55104

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA ______________________________ In the Matter of: TEA OLIVE I, LLC Bky Case No. 21-30037-WJF Chapter 7 Debtor. ______________________________ DECLARATION REGARDING ELECTRONIC FILING AND UNSWORN CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I, Susan M. Tschann, declare that on July 20, 2021, I caused the following documents: Application for Approval of Employment of Accountant, Verified Statement and Order to be filed electronically with the Clerk of Court through ECF, and that the above documents will be delivered by automatic e-mail notification pursuant to the rules of ECF and this constitutes notice pursuant to Local Rule 9006-1(a). I further certify that on July 20, 2021, I e-mailed a copy of the foregoing documents to each entity named below at the e-mail address stated below for each entity: Sarah.J.Wencil@usdoj.gov And, I declare, under penalty of perjury, that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on: July 20, 2021 /e/ Susan M. Tschann

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA _______________________________________ In Re: TEA OLIVE I, LLC Bky Case No. 21-30037-WJF Chapter 7 Debtor. _______________________________________ O R D E R The trustee’s Application to approve the employment of Wesler & Associates, CPA PC, as the trustee’s accountant came before the Court. Based on the Application, the recommendation of the United States Trustee and 11 U.S.C. § 327, IT IS ORDERED: the employment is approved. Dated: ________________ William J. Fisher United States Bankruptcy Judge

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