Accounting and Bookkeeping Services
Whether you operate your business with a manual checkbook or a computerized set of records (such as Quickbooks), we can assist you in producing accurate financial statements for use in business and tax planning.
Reviews & Compilations
Depending on your needs, we provide financial reporting on two levels of assurance and can help you determine which level you need for your business.
Tax Planning & Preparation
Minimizing taxes begins with good tax planning; our goal is to help you keep more of what you make.
Dealing with payroll can be confusing and time consuming. In our experience, mistakes made in payroll reporting to government agencies are the number one source of penalties faced by businesses. Our bookkeepers are experts in keeping you straight and avoiding those costly oversights.
Without proper planning 55% of your estate could wind up belonging to the US Treasury or State of Washington. We can help you develop a plan so that your assets go where you want them to go (rather than where the politicians want them to go).
Whether it is the State of Washington or the IRS, we have the experience to effectively manage your audit. Already have an assessment? We can help you find ways to reduce it!
Accounting Software Selection & Implementation
We have Quickbooks Pro advisers ready to assist you in selecting and implementing accounting software for your business.
Buying & Selling a Business
Structuring the purchase or sale of a business properly is a critical step in the process of buying or selling a business. Having started and sold businesses ourselves, we have the experience to guide you through the acquisition/disposition process by addressing such issues as: cash flow analysis and tax considerations.
Planning for retirement is our ultimate goal; the sooner we start planning, the easier it will be.
So what plan is best for your business? We can help select and implement a plan that will work for you.
Business Entity Selection
Choosing the form of entity for your business (e.g. “S” corporation, sole proprietor, limited liability company…) is a crucial decision that can have longstanding tax implications, positive or negative. We can assist you in evaluating the pros and cons of each entity type and help determine the most advantageous form of business for your company.
New Business Set Up
If you are just getting started we can help you decide which type of business entity would be best for you. We will also take care of all the necessary applications to register your business with the state and federal agencies.
If you have questions about your current financial situation or wish to schedule an appointment, send us an email or give us a call at (360) 692-9000