If you should receive an unsolicited letter from the IRS informing you of an audit the first thing to do is not to panic. Small businesses and individuals are subject to an IRS audit at any time, and as California residents we can also be subject to an FTB (Franchise Tax Board) audit.

Defense to an IRS audit in San Francisco.

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Many people receive such letters, but usually it is about something relatively minor such as the fact that your W2 income doesn’t match, and it can be dealt with quite easily by a company such as ourselves, as we know our way around all the legislation.

The second thing to do is to come into our office with the letter so that we can advise you on your best course of action. As experts in the field of accountancy we know how to deal with the Federal and State tax laws, which can be extremely complicated. It is necessary to have an expert helping you with an IRS audit defense in San Francisco as it is very easy to get bogged down if you don’t fully understand the laws.

Keeping Your Tax Bill To The Minimum

As a top San Francisco CPA firm of accountants our job is to keep your tax bill to the minimum, while at the same time ensuring that you are fully compliant with all the IRS requirements. Our CPAs all have many years of experience of dealing with firms large and small, from C Corporations, S Corporations, LLCs, and partnerships, right down to one man businesses. It’s a fact of life that nearly everyone has to pay tax, but it is also a fact that everyone has the right to pay the minimum, and not be over-taxed through ignorance of a particular piece of legislation. Our IRS audit defense in San Francisco is designed to help you achieve exactly that – paying the correct amount of tax and no more.

If you are an existing client of ours your records and books will be in first class order, but if you are a new client our initial job is to familiarize ourselves with your records and tax situation in order to be able to provide you with top class advice. If you are faced with an IRS audit or an FTB audit (or in some cases both), we will then be in a position to provide you with the correct advice since we are always up to date with any tax issue with which you might be presented.

Our IRS audit defense in San Francisco can help you with written compliance as well as in face to face meetings with the IRS or FTB, and can make a very big difference to the outcome. For the most expert advice call us on (415) 742-4249 or email info@safeharborcpa.com.

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