Scott began his public accounting experience in 1978. He spent six years in Price Waterhouse's tax department then moved to a local firm for two years before founding this firm in 1985. Scott's focus is in the tax area, including compliance and planning for closely-held businesses, estate planning, and a complete line of services for individuals. His specialty is in the construction and agriculture industries.
If you’re just starting a new business, our firm can guide you through the process of entity selection, provide valuable tax planning advice, and help you optimize your accounting structure. And, when your business grows to the point that...read more
With extensive experience providing full-service tax and accounting to the agriculture/farming industry, we are intimately familiar with cash flow management, update to date on depreciation and tax benefits for farmers, and fully understand...read more
We’ve worked with all types of construction professionals, including HVAC providers, masons, excavators, electricians, and small general contractors. As a result, we provide you with industry-specific expertise and work with you...read more
Operating a successful manufacturing business can be overwhelming considering the complexity of tax regulations and the paperwork involved. Our firm is keenly aware of these and other specific challenges you face...read more
As we approach the end of the year, it’s a good idea to review your business’s expenses for deductibility. At the same time, consider whether your business would benefit from accelerating certain expenses into this year.
Be sure to evaluate the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), which reduces or eliminates many deductions. In some cases, it may be necessary or...
McKeowns Offer Match for Donations to TAEF
Debby McKeown looked out at the crowd filling the Barry Expo Center and fought to hold back her emotions as she and her husband, Scott, humbly accepted the Hometown Hero award from the Thornapple Area Enrichment Foundation. "We are so humbled and honored to receive this recognition," she said. "In my heart I know it is all of you here tonight who are my hometown heroes."
Tax identity theft may seem like a problem only for individual taxpayers. But, according to the IRS, increasingly businesses are also becoming victims. And identity thieves have become more sophisticated, knowing filing practices, the tax code and the best ways to get valuable data.
In tax identity theft, a taxpayer’s identifying information (such as...