Editor’s Note. As a San Francisco CPA firm, we have many clients who may have exposure to the recent wildfires in Northern California. Fire victims may be able to take advantage of tax relief. Here is a blog post on the topic; if you have experienced damage due to the wildfires, please reach out to […]
We who live here in San Francisco enjoy one of the world’s best climates, a vibrant entrepreneurial scene, restaurants, and… high incomes. The average per capita income in the Bay Area is much, much higher than that of the USA as a whole, and many San Franciscans either have their own business or work for […]
San Francisco, California – July 14, 2016. Safe Harbor LLP, a top San Francisco accounting firm with a vibrant practice in IRS Defense, is proud to announce new, 2016, updates to its information page on IRS audit defense issues. With IRS audits on the rise, especially but not only vis-a-vis international tax issues, the firm’s […]
San Francisco, CA – July 2, 2016. Safe Harbor LLP, a top San Francisco accounting firm with a vibrant practice in IRS Audit Defense, is proud to announce the launch of an exciting advertising campaign to help people facing an IRS audit, whether as individuals or as businesses. The ad campaign will target San Francisco […]
We pride ourselves as one of the best accounting firm in San Francisco for dealing with international tax issues. Many of our clients straddle the continents.
We live, unfortunately, in an era of both Internet security and Internet security breaches. As an accounting firm, based in San Francisco, we pride ourselves on the use of technology.
The IRS can be a bit unwieldy, and consumers often can’t find the local tax payer assistance office. As we head into the Fall, we thought it might be helpful to have a list of the San Francisco Bay Area IRS Tax Payer Assistance offices. So here goes – Oakland: 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, CA […]
The IRS (Internal Revenue Service) is of course the center institution of the USA tax system. You can find it at the friendly URL – http://www.irs.gov/. That’s all well and good, but we thought in our blog it would be interesting to share some other fun facts about the IRS one can learn. Here we […]
Being a San Francisco-based CPA firm, we have many international tax clients. San Francisco and the whole San Francisco Bay area contain many, many residents who are first or second-generation immigrants. Often, many have business and financial interests overseas. Even many USA-born citizens will have foreign interests, as so many Bay Area businesses are international […]
April 29, 2013. Executive Summary. With San Francisco an International city, we have many inbound requests for help with the ‘OVDP’ or ‘Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program.’ This program, of course, has to do with the disclosure of foreign-based assets by US residents. Because of continued strong interest from taxpayers and tax practitioners alike, the IRS […]