Individual / Personal Income Taxes

Federal and State tax codes continue to increase in complexity therefore it is important to have an accountant who is informed.  As a CPA I am required to complete at least 80 hours of continuing education every two years.  I use most of my hours studying tax law I am therefore well qualifed to prepare and e-file  your Federal Form 1040, Form 1040A and Form 1040EZ and income tax returns for States that require income tax returns.  Additionally I prepare and file IRS Form 1040NR used for U.S. nonresident aliens.  I will, at clients request, also e-file your extension if you can't file by by your dead-line.  I also do tax projections and estimated quarterly estimated payments and offer year-end tax planning to help reduce your tax liability.  

Partnerships, LLC's and Corporate Tax Returns

Prepare and e-file partnership returns and LLC's Form 1065, S-Corporations, Form 1120S and C-Corporations Form 1120 and all State income tax returns.  Specializing in business returns with less than 10 million in assets. Experienced with a wide range of industries and professions including but not limited to doctors, dentists, veterinarians, architectural firms and other professionals.  Wholesale, distributors, rental and retail including restaurants, franchises and internet companies.  In addition to tax preparation and filing I can assist you with year-end tax planning, estimated payments and tax advice that is tailored to your needs.

 

Sales Tax, Form 1099 and Business Property Tax

California sales tax liability calculations and e-file your monthly, quarterly or yearly sales tax returns.  Year-end IRS Form 1099's are prepared and e-mailed (password protected) or snail-mailed to your vendors and e-filed to the Internal Revenue Service.  Preparation and e-filing of your annual business property statement Form 571-L (BPS). 

Full service bookkeeping.

Why settle for less than the best?  You can have a CPA do your bookkeeping at or about the same rate as many bookkeeping services but have a greater attention to details.  I will reconcile your bank and credit card accounts, record depreciation and amortization and help in whatever areas you request.
 
Aa certified advisor for QuickBooks I'm able to help you set-up your company books and utilized all the features that QuickBooks Online offers.  I also trouble shoot and consult business clients regarding how to enter complex financial transactions as well as organize messy financial reporting within QBO.
Please contact me for my current bookkeeping rates.  They are fair and the service is second to none.

FBAR and FinCEN 114

If you are a U.S. citizen, U.S. resident or a U.S. business entity and you have a financial interest in or signature authority over a foreign financial account(s) that exceed $10,000 USD in aggregate at any time during the year you will likely need to file the FinCEN Report 114.  No taxes are paid with this form; it is an information return only and it is filed separately from your income tax return(s).

Michael R. Evans, CPA
41 Hitchcock Way Suite A
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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