Business owners have unique tax issues and have no room for error. Even an honest mistake can result in thousands of dollars in back taxes and penalties, potentially crippling a small business owner. In order to prevent these problems, a Tennessee Business Tax Attorney with an accounting background can keep accurate records and make sure that taxes are filed properly. This way, you can focus on running your business instead of dealing with a frustrating tax problem.
Some business owners assume that because they do their own personal taxes they can do their business’ taxes. This is generally not a good idea. Filing taxes for a small business can be significantly more complicated than personal taxes. Even if you do manage to avoid mistakes, you may be missing important deductions that can save you significant amounts of money. In order to make sure you are minimizing your tax obligation, work with an experienced Tennessee Business Tax Attorney.
A lawyer can also help as your business expands. Since needs can change significantly from one year to the next, having a relationship with a lawyer to handle your taxes each year ensures that your tax needs are adapting as your business grows.
Attorney Ted “Tab” Burkhalter is also a Tennessee licensed CPA with an MBA in business management. Coupled with his real-world experience as CFO and controller of his own manufacturing and consulting businesses and other public and privately held Tennessee corporations, his background translates to insightful and sound advice on taxation, business and personal financial matters.
Our clients are business owners, professionals and individuals in Blount County, Knox County and throughout eastern Tennessee. Mr. Burkhalter also advises clients nationwide on tax law matters. We value a long-term, ongoing relationship with our clients, helping them meet new challenges as their businesses grow and personal circumstances change.