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Frequently Asked Accounting Questions

17 Common Questions

An accountant is an essential asset for your financial stability and success.

From tax optimization to strategic financial planning, an accountant's guidance ensures compliance, maximizes savings, and empowers you to navigate complex financial landscapes with confidence.

Two main advantages include freedom from time-consuming tasks and expert financial insights.

A full-service accounting firm offers a comprehensive range of financial and advisory services to meet your individual and business needs. This includes services such as tax preparation and filing, bookkeeping, payroll, financial statements, IRS resolutions, notary, and business advisory.

An accountant is a professional who handles financial records, bookkeeping, and tax-related matters.

A CPA is an accountant who has met specific education, experience, and examination requirements set by the state. This allows them to offer a wider range of financial services and legal representation such as tax advisory services.

Therefore, all CPAs are accountants, but not all accountants are CPAs due to the additional qualifications required for CPA status.

To get started, all you need to do is schedule an initial consultation with us.

We understand that the process might feel a bit overwhelming initially, but that is exactly why we are here--to guide you through every step of the way.

Tax laws are often complicated. We have professionals who stay abreast of ever-changing laws and regulations that enable accurate filings and help you get the best deductions.

If you find yourself behind on tax returns or bookkeeping, rest assured that you are not alone--and we are here to help.

We will work closely with you to assess your unique circumstances, develop a tailored plan to address the outstanding issues, and guide you towards getting back on track.

If you owe money, our professionals will work hard to find a solution. This includes proposing offers-in-compromise, installment agreements, or requesting to settle for less.

Representation protects your rights and provides equal bargaining with the IRS.

Common documents are W-2s and 1099s.

Absolutely, we work with both businesses and individuals.

Our services are customized to address the unique needs of each client. Whether you are a business seeking comprehensive financial guidance or an individual looking for personalized accounting support, we are here to provide solutions catering to your needs.

Absolutely. Our experts offer personal consultation and strategic tax planning with an aim to improve the financial status and growth of your business.

Cost-effective and reliable service liberates time for the development of businesses.

Yes, we offer full-service payroll, process tax payments or file quarterly or annual reports.

It could be monthly, quarterly, or annually. It all depends on your situation.

We offer reliable precision, which is characterized by professional service that gives customers convenience while still considering detail in our handling.

During your consultation, you can expect a warm and informative session that is centered entirely around you and your financial needs. We will take the time to understand your specific situation, listen to your concerns, and answer any questions you may have. We will provide expert insights and recommendations for you, offering a clear path toward achieving your financial goals.

By the end of the consultation, you will have a solid understanding of how our services can benefit you, as well as a sense of security knowing that you are in capable hands.

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Thomas H.

We have been working with Denise for 3 years. She has always provided well thought out, easy-to-understand tax advice as it relates to our lifestyle and financial situation as well as preparation of our annual tax returns. We would not hesitate to recommend Denise and her staff for all your tax needs.

John O.

I would give Denise and her staff 6 stars, if I could. Denise provides white glove services. I can do nearly everything remotely, my information is secure, and my questions are answered promptly. Her fee is reasonable. I'm glad I discovered Denise!

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Denise has been handling our business tax returns for several years now. She is dependable and will go the distance for her clients! I would definitely recommend her to others!

Ray F.

Hating tax time! Dreading the worst. However, since dealing with Denise Calderon she has put my mind at ease and has always come through with flying colors! 5 Stars!

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