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
Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the first quarter of 2019. Keep in mind that this list isn’t all-inclusive, so there may be additional deadlines that apply to you. Contact us to ensure you’re meeting all applicable deadlines and to learn more about the filing requirements.
The holiday season is a great time for businesses to show their appreciation for employees and customers by giving them gifts or hosting holiday parties. Before you begin shopping or sending out invitations, though, it’s a good idea to find out whether the expense is tax deductible and whether it’s taxable to the recipient. Here’s a brief review of the rules.
Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), many more businesses are now eligible to use the cash method of accounting for federal tax purposes. The cash method offers greater tax-planning flexibility, allowing some businesses to defer taxable income. Newly eligible businesses should determine whether the cash method would be advantageous and, if so, consider switching...