CPA Services For Business Owners
CPA Services Business Owners Can Count On
As a business owner operating here in New Jersey, you wear many hats. Running and managing your business requires a keen focus on what matters most, including maximizing your dollars, keeping your operations running smoothly, hiring the right people, and getting help from qualified professionals who can simplify your job and streamline your work.
At Straight Talk CPA’s, we strive to meet business owners where they are and assist through affordable, reliable, and accurate tax preparation services. We fully understand how complex the federal, state, and city tax structures are, and we stay on top of all the latest changes to ensure our clients are getting the services they need and the tax advocate they want.
As a one-of-a-kind entrepreneurial CPA firm that uses a no-nonsense, straight-talk approach (hence our name, Straight Talk CPAs), we successfully guide over 250 businesses in the region to help them achieve the following:
- Pay the least amount of taxes legally possible
- Maximize business profits
- Achieve entrepreneurial and growth goals
Tax Preparation Services
For more than 23 years, our accounting firm has been working closely with small business owners, delivering NJ tax preparation services they can count on. We would like the opportunity to do the same for you, in the process saving you money and helping you achieve more of your business goals.
Other Accounting Services
Straight Talk CPAs also offers other business services, including cash flow management assistance, new business formation, legal entity restructuring, payroll and employee benefit services, financial statement preparation, legacy and succession planning, and much more!
Maximize Your Profits
Every business wants to maximize profits. Doing so enables everyone involved to benefit as the business is able to grow and prosper. More people can be hired, and with the creation of new jobs comes an overall boost to the local economy. The business can expand its product line, increase services offered, or grow into exciting new sectors when profits are maximized. Our services can help you achieve your business growth and entrepreneurial plans, in part by helping you maximize your profits.
Our Profit Maximizer Services
Straight Talk CPAs believes that even the smallest improvements can make an enormous difference in your net profit. Here’s some of what you can achieve when you focus on maximizing your profits:
- Reduce your tax burden
- Streamline your operations
- Enjoy a 50% to 100% increase in your overall profit
- Allow your business to achieve that 6-figure paycheck everyone wants!
Reaching these and other goals takes careful planning to manage your business cash flow better. Focusing on profits leads to cutting waste and enabling growth.
Significant Tax Reductions
By reducing your taxes, you can save money that you can then invest in other areas of your business, from customer service to increased marketing, and from hiring personnel to opening another division!
At Straight Talk CPAs, our highest priority is saving you money on taxes. If we can achieve this for you, we feel we’ve succeeded, as well as contributed to the ongoing success and growth of your business. This is why we’re here: To help you save money on taxes so that you have more funds to work with, for the good of your business.
Cash Flow Management
If you’ve ever experienced a cash crisis, you fully understand how emotionally devastating it can be for your business, not to mention YOU and all the executives involved. It’s no fun having to beg, borrow, or steal, as the saying goes, just to keep going another day and be able to cover tomorrow’s payroll.
This is why cash flow management is so important. Taking steps to better manage the money coming into and going out of your business will help you avoid cash crises and continue your operations without interruptions, and without having to layoff anyone.
Get Your Finances In Order
We don’t have to tell you: There’s a lot of paperwork involved with running a business! You have to file a wide range of documents with different agencies, and you can face significant penalties and fines if you don’t submit the proper paperwork, filled out correctly, at the right time. If you need help with getting your finances and your financial documents in order, we’re here to assist.
Financial Statement Preparation
One important way we can assist is through our financial statement preparation services. We can handle this for you quickly and accurately, giving you peace of mind and relieving any anxiety you may be feeling about whether you’ve filled out a form correctly or submitted the right forms by the designated deadlines. Straight Talk CPAs will generate the following for you quickly, honestly, and accurately:
- Profit & Loss Statement
- Balance Sheet
- Cash Flow Statement
All About QuickBooks
Another way we can help you get your finances in order is by getting you caught up on QuickBooks. Our firm can do several things for you, including the following:
- Set up QuickBooks for you
- Train you on how to use it effectively
- Conduct regular health checks to ensure the integrity of generated reports
QuickBooks is the most popular accounting software available today; when used correctly, it can save you a great deal of time. If you don’t know what you’re doing, though, it will waste hours upon hours of your valuable time, not to mention create inaccurate reports. Let us show you how to make the most of your QuickBooks software.
Payroll And Employee Benefit Services
Your employees matter, and you want to handle payroll and employee benefits correctly. You also don’t want to spend an exorbitant length of time week after week taking care of payroll-related tasks.
Our services are designed to help small businesses like yours stay on top of ever-changing tax laws so that payroll doesn’t become a time-consuming nightmare. We can give you payroll solutions designed to meet your specific needs; by having our firm handle payroll for you, you’ll save time and money while eliminating the risk of filing payroll taxes incorrectly. Turn to our payroll services and employee benefits solutions in NJ to save money, save time, and ensure these important business areas are being handled correctly.
New Business Formation And Legal Entity Restructuring
Finally, another way we can help you get your finances in order is right at the beginning! If you’re about to open your own business, or you’re thinking of restructuring your existing one, turn to our professional accountants and tax law specialists to make sure you set everything into motion properly. The approach you take matters! Consult with us to discover the best way to set things up and save money over time.
Complete Tax Services
Getting back to the tax preparation services we provide to businesses throughout New Jersey, we aim to save you a substantial amount of money on your taxes so that your business has more funds to work with (and so you can maximize your own profits). Our tax preparation services are precise and completed on time!
Preparing And Filing
Straight Talk CPAs professionally completes and files tax returns for business entities including S corps, C corps, and partnerships. We completely understand the filing requirements for each business entity, and we’ll make sure to prepare and file your returns accordingly.
Sales Tax Services
If you don’t file your sales taxes correctly or on time, you can be subject to unnecessary fees and penalties. The last thing a business needs is having to pay extra fees! To avoid this, make sure you work with a firm that fully understands what’s due, and when. We can help you through our reliable sales tax services.
IRS And State Tax Audit Protection
Nobody wants to get audited, but it happens (probably more often than you think). Have you ever thought about what could happen if your accountant makes a mistake? The answer is that it could lead to your business incurring significant penalties or interest.
A solution we offer our clients is audit insurance. With this kind of insurance, you can be assured that when you receive our tax preparation services, you WILL be protected. You will receive skilled representation before the taxing authorities without costing you a dime, IF we make a mistake on your tax returns.
In other words, through audit insurance, we serve as your allies if the IRS ever audits you or demands more information. Contact us today to learn more about this important measure of protection.
Tax Resolution Services
Small business owners we work with on tax preparation also find our tax resolution services to be invaluable! If you ever DO receive a dreaded letter from the IRS, simply turn to us. We can help in so many ways, including stopping the onslaught of letters, stopping the barrage of phone calls, and putting an end to the collections process as a whole.
We can’t stress this enough: We’re on your side! When it comes to tax resolution services, we will fight for you so you don’t have to deal with IRS harassment. Our team has the background and the skills needed to handle tax resolution issues effectively, restoring your peace of mind.
A Systemized, Sellable Business
Now that we’ve covered tax preparation services and getting your finances in order, let’s talk about some of your end goals. You may want to keep operating your business indefinitely, but most small business owners eventually make preparations for systemizing and selling their business so they can pursue other interests in life.
When you reach that point, know that you have a knowledgeable ally in Straight Talk CPAs! Actually, even well before you start to think about selling your business, you can get in touch with us so we can guide you in how best to structure and systemize your business to make it more sellable.
Create A Turnkey Business
The key to building a profitable, sustainable, and smooth-running business lies with automation and systemization. Automating as much as possible can help you achieve the following:
- Take extended leaves knowing that your business will continue to run smoothly
- Offload redundant (but important) tasks so you can focus on the bigger picture
- Create highly organized systems within your company that you can train others to oversee
- Result in a clean-running, highly sellable business for when you’re ready to move on to other ventures and adventures!
We will work closely with you to develop a realistic, strategic plan for your business. We’ll help you implement the right systems to streamline operations and create order and organization that will make your business highly attractive to future buyers. Our services will help the sellable value of your business continue to grow every year!
Ultimately, you hope to achieve a measure of wealth through your business, and it’s important to manage this wealth intelligently. However many years you’ve been in operation, Straight Talk CPAs can evaluate your approaches and put measures into place that let you manage your wealth more effectively. Reach out to us to find out how we can help with your wealth management strategies.
Don’t Forget About Retirement Planning
Eventually, you’ll want to retire, and we’ll help with your retirement planning so you can leave your business on your own terms while having the financial backing to provide well for you and your loved ones. Regardless of where you are in your career, it’s never too early to start planning for retirement.
Legacy And Succession Planning
Part of this planning involves legacy and succession planning. In fact, this should be a top priority for any business! You want to leave your business in good hands when you’re ready to retire.
Ready For New Tools And Strategies?
We will help through top-quality tax preparation services, as well as equipping you with the tools and strategies for success! Straight Talk CPAs is dedicated to helping small business owners by empowering them with the right services and solutions.
Free 3x Profit Maximizer Session
Call us now at (732) 351-4458 to schedule your FREE 30-minute “3x Profit Maximizer” strategy session with us. This will help you determine if you could benefit from any of our services, as well as decide which ones are right for you and your business.
Contact Straight Talk CPAs Today!
To achieve more in business, you have to work smarter, not harder. By letting an experienced, efficient, and affordable accounting and tax preparation services firm take care of some of these important jobs for you, you’ll be able to focus on growing your business. To get started, contact us today!