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.

Let’s Start a Conversation…

I won’t pretend to have ALL the answers, but I’m going to do my best to give you information from the “real world”.

Janet Behm’s 2017 Tax Document Checklist

Yes, the calendar reads 2018, but the IRS of course, is living in the past. As you probably know, we are now beginning the process of doing something we're pretty good at: effectively, legally, and ethically reporting our Salt Lake County clients' business financial...

Five Financial and Tax Strategies For Salt Lake County Small Businesses

It's increasingly clear to all of us that our present "cultural moment" can take a toll on any Salt Lake County person's mind who isn't vigilant. Constant connectedness to those who are (by their very vocation) incentivized to highlight change, chaos and fear is more...

Complimentary Tax Return Review and 2018 TCJA Planning Session for Salt Lake County Businesses

I'm going to take a moment to address you who might NOT be using our services thus far. There's a word or two for current Utah Real Estate Accountants clients here as well, but allow me to explain. You see, sometimes, you just know you need to make a change, but the...

IRS Audit Process – What Salt Lake County Businesses Should Know

If you sell goods online, you are probably aware of the "sales tax earthquake" that rumbled forth from the highest court last week in Washington. In South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc., the court ruled that states and municipalities could now require online retailers to...

10 Simple Fraud Protection Safeguards Salt Lake County Companies Should Implement

Things have been cranking at the Utah Real Estate Accountants offices of late! We have had a steady stream of new Salt Lake County clients calling, emailing and coming through our doors. But it's also because of all of the questions we are fielding about the new tax...

Thanksgiving Week Reflections From A Salt Lake County Business Owner

It's a slower week, here in Utah Real Estate Accountants World. Yes, it's crazy (and a bit of a relief, to be frank) that we now find ourselves in Thanksgiving week. And I have some thoughts, which are perhaps a bit more meditative than normal, because of how this...

Is a C-Corp or S-Corp Right for Your Salt Lake County Business?

With our nation celebrating its 242nd birthday, and all of this talk about "independence" flying around, I have a question for you -- one that I think you should think hard about: Are you achieving the independence you wanted in your Salt Lake County business? As you...

Build A Brand In Salt Lake County And Do It Well

As I write this, the Senate has passed their version of the tax reform bill, and now we wait for the final version of the bill. But here's the big number: Four weeks. Apparently, Congress thinks it can enact a dramatic overhaul of the law, adding substantial new...

Increase Profits For Your Salt Lake County Business With Effective Compensation Strategies

We're still waiting on Congress to reconcile the different tax reform plans passed by the House and the Senate, but we do know a couple of things. First, it looks pretty certain that you're not going to be able to deduct your state and local income taxes in 2018. Both...

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!