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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.

Loving your special children well

Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself. -Theodore T. Hunger First off, I thought I'd point you to a recent USA Today article which does a good job of explaining the current estate tax mess--as well as the dangers for...

Three Key Decisions For Centralia IL Families With Special Needs Children

I'm not sure there is much that I can add to the commentary surrounding the events of the past week. I'm a tax professional, and I've found it wise to "stay in my lane" during these kinds of events, while still caring deeply about it all. And so I'm grateful for the...

New credit card rules can trap you

"Old times never come back and I suppose it's just as well. What comes back is a new morning every day in the year, and that's better." - George Edward Woodberry Last week, I sent a note re: avoiding an audit, and I've heard from quite a few friends and clients who...

Read This Before Trusting Your Tax Filing To A Centralia IL Tax Professional

Listen, I know how hard it is to move from one tax professional to another.Which is why I would like to take a minute here to address YOU, if you are someone who hasn't yet made the decision to use our services.After all, we've helped many Centralia IL taxpayers "make...

Centralia IL Tax Expert on Making Sure Your 2014 Taxes Are Done Right

Labor day comes at me like a rush, every year. There's a corporate tax deadline on the 15th of September to keep me busy and focused ... but the truth of the matter is that the beginning of fall means that my team and I start to get real focused now. Winter is coming....

The Latest Advance Child Tax Credit Payment Info for Centralia, IL Parents

I normally don't send these special bulletins, but I wanted to get this to Centralia, IL parents ASAP.You probably heard on the news that the IRS is sending out "advance payments" of $250 - $300 per month for children.The first advance child tax credit payments went...

Personal Note From Alan Newcomb: A Holiday Prayer For All of Us

It's Monday the 23rd, as I write this here at Centralia IL tax preparation headquarters, and many of our clients and friends are gearing up for a week of family and merriment, with a side dish of a little stress thrown in for good measure! I'm very aware that the...

Newcomb’s Key Reminders & Tax Savings During Troubling Times

It seems like every end-of-summer brings a similar refrain, just with different details. These past few weeks, we have been "blessed" with: Iran and nuclear weapons. Greece, the deteriorating European Union, and signs of serious shakiness in Chinese markets. (Indeed,...

Five Key Takeaways From The Second Coronavirus Relief Bill For Centralia, IL Taxpayers

Say it with me again: it's a whole new year. 2020 is in the rearview...And 2021 is starting with some very nice treats for regular families in the clunkily-named "Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021", also known as the "Consolidated...

Smart Planning for Financial Independence in Centralia IL

I have more to say about financial independence today (since I received some great feedback the last time I wrote about it). But before I get there, I'd like to speak some encouragement to you. A few people in Centralia IL wrote me saying that they were feeling pretty...

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!

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