Tax Services

When it comes to the world of taxes, preparation and planning go a LONG way. We have the expertise and knowledge you are looking for in a tax professional and can help you navigate your options.

We’re happy to help you with any of these services:

Tax Preparation

Stop missing out on potential deductions that could be saving you big money!

Tax Planning

Real strategies and solutions to help you minimize your IRS liability.

IRS AUDIT Representation

Don’t go it alone! We’re your ally and representative in an IRS audit.

Newcomb’s 5 Steps To Affect Your Credit Score

Look, I don't know what a Pokemon is, but with the kind of summer that our nation and world has been having, I suppose I can understand the appeal of plugging into an alternate reality and hunting weird, imaginary creatures. With Baton Rouge (once again) in the...

Alan Newcomb on Tax Planning: Early Withdrawals

Well Centralia IL, our rite of spring is past. No, I'm not talking about Cinco De Mayo ... rather, the NFL Draft is over, and three precious days of watching paint dry come to an end. Ah, spring. Yes, I know serious football fans love this stuff (as do the television...

Centralia IL Tax Professional Shares The Best Times To Make Larger Purchases, For Making Your Hard-Earned Money Go Farther

On Monday of last week, President Obama appeared to drop a little bit of a tax policy bomb. The past year, we've all been operating (and planning) on the assumption that the tax rates will be increasing, across the board, with the expiration of the "Bush Tax Cuts"....

Alan Newcomb’s Thanksgiving Encouragement

This week of Thanksgiving seems like it hurtled its way towards us, and suddenly the holidays are upon us. Perhaps it's because of the elections, maybe the weather ... but for some reason, it feels very sudden. And that's probably a good thing, because it's our chance...

Centralia Accountant On: “How To Handle All These End-Of-Year Giving Requests”

"The only way to get positive feelings about yourself is to take positive actions. Man does not live as he thinks, he thinks as he lives." - Vaughan Quinn The other day, I received probably the 20th "Consider including _____ in your holiday giving...

Seven Free Tips For Identity Theft Protection For Centralia IL Individuals & Families

With the recent bombings in New York and New Jersey, the nation seems (once again) to be on edge, and the news channels are (once again) analyzing non-stop the ramifications of it all, what should have been done, what could be done, etc. Fear can run rampant within us...

Centralia IL Tax Preparer Shows How To Write Off Alanny’s Soccer Camp

Call me a geek, but I love finding hidden gems in the tax code (ESPECIALLY for Centralia IL people looking around for the best tax preparer in the Centralia IL area!). Ok, I'm a geek. And yes, I should get out more. But it just so happens that my geekery can redound...

Centralia Accountant Explains How to Care for Mom & Dad (part 2)

With Mothers Day behind us, I suppose it's appropriate to continue my series, focused on caring for our mothers (and fathers) WELL, when the time comes. And seeing last week's post on the topic shared around on Facebook (both around Centralia IL and beyond), responses...

How To Manage Money For Centralia IL Millennials

I'll tell you what... The month of May is beginning to look a lot like December. Definitely not because it's cold out there, but with so much "end of school year" stuff happening these days, from graduation parties (ranging from pre-k "graduations" all the way up...

How to know the best time to buy…

"Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire, and begin at once, whether you're ready or not, to put it into action." - Napoleon Hill I hope your weekend was as good as mine! I'm not sure if it's that I have Seasonal Affective Disorder, or that I just love...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!