Mitigating your tax burden is always a core goal. This is best achieved through comprehensive tax planning. Whether you’re a sole proprietor or operate a multi-tiered corporation or partnership, we pledge to provide you with quality, up-to-date tax return preparation and advice. Our experienced tax specialists excel at tax planning and preparation for individuals and businesses.
Our dedication to you doesn't stop after April 15. We work with you throughout the year to develop a highly personalized plan with tax-saving strategies that are tailored to your unique circumstances. We are diligent about keeping current on the changing tax laws that affect you, and we are committed to examining all the tax-saving opportunities available to you. We will minimize your tax liabilities and maximize your future opportunities—while remaining in full compliance with IRS statutes.
To make the tax process as convenient and pain-free as possible, we provide you with a secure portal on our website where tax documents can be reviewed and electronically housed. You have 24/7 access to all your financial information via the internet, and you can track the status of your e-filed return.
We will be moving our Ames office on October 23rd, 2018.
Please update your records with our new address:
Harris & Co., CPA, PLC
2521 University Blvd.,
Ste. 124 Ames, IA 50010
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Small business owners in many communities offer downtown trick or treat events. Take advantage of this opportunity to build your business reputation. Involvement in local events goes a long way with both existing and prospective customers—indicating a vested interest in your community. Find creative ways to make your business stand out this trick-or-treat season. We hope the following suggestions will spark fun promotional ideas:
October marks Women’s Small Business Month, and we are happy and proud to recognize women in business both locally and around the world. Successful business women of the past and present continue to forge new paths for female entrepreneurs. We celebrate all those who are breaking the glass ceiling and serving as role models and mentors to women everywhere.
For many business owners, September tends to bring a bit of a slowdown. The chaos of getting kids prepared for going back to school has passed, and a focus on saving money tends to kick in as people prepare for the coming holiday spend. Combined, this can often translate into a lull for business owners.