Author: Jeff Pickering

Accounting Firm Tips on Tax Credits You may have heard of tax credits before and mistaken them for deductions. This is a common misconception, and missing out on tax credits means money out of your pocket. If you have tax credits available, you’ll definitely want to...

Deductions People Overlook When Tax Planning Overlooking deductions when filing your taxes is the last thing you want to do. It means money out of your pocket one way or the other. That’s why it’s a good idea to review some of the deductions people commonly...

Tax Documentation: What if You’re Self-Employed? Tax documentation can be pretty difficult, and if you’re self-employed it can be especially overwhelming. Of course, the first year is always the most difficult, and as you pick up some tax tips and information along the way, it’ll be...

Tax Consultation and Advice: What are the Most Common Tax Deductions? One of the most commonly asked questions we receive during a tax consultation is if someone has itemized all their deductions properly. It’s a great question because if you’re not itemizing your deductions, or you’re...

Tax Planning: What Can I Deduct for Business Expenses? If you find yourself spending a lot of money on business expenses, you should definitely be writing those expenses off. By doing so, you won’t have to pay as much income tax on your taxable income. That...

Why Should I Use an Accounting Firm When a Tax App is Free? It seems like there’s an app for everything, and filing your taxes are no exception. Tax filing apps may seem like the most convenient way to file your taxes, but this isn’t always...

Tax Planning Advice: Reasons You Owe Taxes and Ways You Can Reduce the Amount When tax season comes around, people usually are annoyed by the burden of filing, but overall they’re happy that they’ll get some extra money. A tax return is always nice, but what...

A Few Facts About Financial Accounting If you’re finding yourself falling behind in your finances, and overwhelmed by bills, budgets, and tax issues, you might need financial accounting services. But what can hiring an accounting firm to provide you with professional financial accounting actually do? How...

What Is a Certified Public Accountant? We Can Explain If you’re wondering what a certified public accountant is and what hiring one can do for you and your business, Jeff Pickering, CPA can explain. Jeff Pickering and his team have been offering certified public accountant services...