The Practice


    Accounting Services

    Providing financial information to our clients in a timely and accurate manner is a commitment that we feel can not be compromised.  Meaningful, well-organized financial records ensure that your business operations will run more efficiently on a daily basis.  Our firm provides a full range of cost effective accounting services including the following:

    *General ledger & financial statement preparation

    *Bookkeeping (Monthly/Quarterly/Annual)

    *Accounting system setup for new businesses

    *Computerized payroll services

    *Business tax return preparation (Sales & Use/Business Property)

    *Personal financial statements

    *Litigation support

    Financial Statements

    We can assist you in the preparation of your financial statements in accordance with professional standards, but express no opinion or any other form of assurance on the underlying information included in them.  The financial statements produced can be a useful tool for management for making financial decisions.

    Financial Forecasts & Projections

    Forecasting is a necessity when trying to effectively manage and lead a business to profitability.  From simple projections to complex financial modeling, our experienced staff can assist you in achieving your company's financial goals.

    Cash Flow & Budgeting Analysis

    A business can be profitable and still run into trouble due to cash flow issues.  We can forecast and evaluate your company's financial condition, estimate financing requirements, and track cash-flow sources and uses.

    Tax Services

    We prefer to take a proactive vs. reactive approach to tax services.  By keeping current on new tax laws and legislation, we are in a position to identify key tax planning opportunities that minimize both your current and future tax liabilities.  We provide our individual and business clients with the taxation expertise and knowledge that they deserve throughout the year.  Tax services offered include but are not limited to:

    *Tax planning & return preparation

    - Individuals

    - Corporations

    - Partnerships

    - LLCs/LLPs

    - Not-for-profit organizations

    *Taxing authority representation

    *Divorce and support issues

    *Tax effects of buying/selling a business

    Tax Planning & Preparation

    Tax planning and preparation form a winning combination for our successful individual and business clients.  Whether you are an individual or a multi-tiered partnership, our experienced staff can develop tax strategies that take advantage of new tax laws and legislation.

    IRS Representation (Audit Representation)

    During our years of experience dealing with many taxing authorities, we have achieved a level of competence that can ensure our clients they are being properly represented before the various federal and state tax agencies.

    Payroll Services

    As a business grows, it must hire more employees, which can result in increased payroll administration.  We can assist you in implementing the controls necessary to ensure a reliable, efficient, and effective payroll system.  Our firm can also help you develop a payroll system and prepare all necessary payroll tax returns in a timely manner.

    Sales Tax Services

    Many of our clients are responsible for collecting and submitting sales taxes in many different vicinities.  We can assist your company in the compilation of information and preparation of sales tax returns in an efficient and timely manner.

    Consulting Services

    We gauge our worth by the personal and business successes of our clients. We can help your business identify areas negatively affecting profitability and growth and develop solutions that are practical and technically sound.  In addition to acting as a sounding board for management, we provide comprehensive, flexible strategies that address the issues affecting your business.  The following is just a few of the areas in which we provide consulting services:

    *Accounting software selection and implementation

    *Type of entity selection

    *Business valuations

    *Buying/selling a business

    *Computer systems

    *Financial & retirement decisions

    Accounting Software Selection & Implementation

    With the number of computerized accounting software packages available for small businesses and individuals growing every day, selecting one that is right for you has become increasingly difficult.  As accounting professionals, we are exposed to most programs through trade journals and actual use.  Our experienced staff can help you choose and implement the system that best fits your needs.

    Business Succession Planning

    Effective coordination of the transition of your business to your successors is critical to ensure its continued success once you decide to remove yourself from the company's day to day operations.  With a solid background in tax and other financial matters, we are fully qualified to address the complex issues of business continuation and can assist you in developing a strategically sound plan.

    Business Valuations

    Whether you are thinking of buying a new business or in the midst of a difficult divorce, the amount attached to the value of your business is important.  We can provide useful and objective analysis to assist you in the valuation of any business in which you have an interest.

    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.  Our competent staff has experience to guide you through the acquisition/disposition process by addressing such issues as cash flow analysis and tax considerations.

    Computer Consulting

    Whether you are contemplating the addition of new computer hardware or overhauling your network, our experienced staff can assist you with many of the difficult decisions that must be made when designing your business' computer systems.

    Financial Planning

    A properly structured financial plan enables you to face any financial challenge that may present itself at each stage of your life.  Through the financial planning process, we can help you assess your financial needs and develop strategies that will enable you to achieve your goals and strengthen your financial security.

    Retirement Planning

    Successful implementation and periodic review of your financial plan will ensure financial independence during your working years and through your retirement years.

    Business Consulting

    We gauge our worth by the personal and business successes of our clients.  We can help your business identify areas negatively affecting profitability and growth and develop solutions that are practical and technically sound.  In addition to acting as a sounding board for management, we provide comprehensive, flexible strategies that address the issues affecting your business.

    Investment Review

    As you develop your investment strategy, we will act as your sounding board.  We can help you and your investment advisor build an investment portfolio that takes into consideration the impact of taxes and produces a favorable after-tax return.

    Business Entity Selection

    Choosing the form of entity of your business (e.g. "S" corporation, sole proprietor, limited liability company‚Ķ) 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 to help you determine the most advantageous form of business for your company.