Business Tax Returns
Preparation of a business return requires more than just transferring figures compiled by your accounting program to a tax return. We offer the following services with all of our business tax returns:

  • Review your company chart of accounts and software setup (if you use QuickBooks)
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts and select income statement accounts from the general ledger to the supporting documents
  • Review transactions for “Red Flag” transactions and compliance with the latest tax laws
  • Identify opportunities to reduce taxes on the current year and future year’s tax returns
  • Prepare a written plan for you to follow next year to reduce your taxes, stay in compliance with tax laws and make your estimated tax payments
  • Answer short questions via phone or email throughout the year at no additional charge.

Our pricing is based on national averages compiled by the National Society of Accountants Income and Fees Survey. We don’t want you to be surprised by your tax preparation bill so we have listed the starting prices of common forms below. Your pricing will also be determined by the complexity of your transactions, organization of your source documents and timeliness of your responses to our questions during the preparation process.

Starting Prices for Common Business Return Forms

  1040  Base Return Price$600$600$700
  1040-ES  Estimated Tax Payments--
  Schedule D  Capital Gains & Losses (per Item)$25$25$25
  Schedule K1  K-1s (per Partner)$25$25-
  Form 982  Discharge of Indebtedness$35$35$35
  Form 1125-A  Cost of Goods Sold$15$15$15
  Form 4562  Depreciation & Amortization$15$15$15
  Form 4797  Sale of Business Property (per Item)$65$65$65
  Form 6252  Installment Sale$40$40$40
  Form 7004  Automatic Extension$25$25$25
  Form 8594  Asset Acquisition Statement$20$20$20
  Form 8824  Like-Kind Exchanges$75$75$75
  Form 8825  Rental Real Estate Income & Expenses$10$10$10
  Form 8846  Credit for Employer SS & Med Taxes on Tips$15$15$15
  Form 8881  Credit for Small Employer Pension Plan Costs$15$15$15
  Form 8941  Credit for Small Employer Health Insurance Premium$50$50$50
  Form 8949  Sale and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets$40$40$40
  Depreciation  Schedule$10$10$10
  Depreciation  Each Item$1$1$1
  State Return  Preparation of State Income Tax Returns$65$65$65
  Prep Work  Bookkeeping and other work to calculate figures prior to entering
  on tax return
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  Meetings  Meetings in the Office Hourly Rates
  Tax Planning  Tax Planning Services and other calculationsHourly Rates

To schedule your free consultation, please complete the New Client Questionnaire by clicking below and we will call you back to schedule a time.

Important: We are Only Accepting New Clients Who are Business Owners that Use QuickBooks.

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