Business Services

Business Taxes

What we do

Tax Planning, Preparation, and Strategy

Offered to both businesses and individuals.

The fiscal health of the government and the many services it provides depends on individuals and households paying the proper amount of taxes. We all have to shoulder some of the tax burden, but with a gigantic and convoluted tax code, how do you know you’re not paying more than your fair share? We offer a wide range of tax services to individuals to make sure you’re on the right track.

You’ve probably heard the old saying, “The only things guaranteed in life are death and taxes.” While we can’t do much to help you avoid death, we definitely have the expertise needed to help you make the most of an incredibly complex tax code to make sure you don’t pay any more than is required by law, and get the refund you deserve as quickly as possible.

How can your business know if it’s operating to its fullest benefit of the constantly expanding tax codes at both the state and federal level? Without an expert providing guidance it’s impossible to optimize your tax situation – that’s where we come in.

Your business needs to comply with applicable tax laws while at the same time reducing your tax liability as much as possible. Our expertise and attention to detail ensure your company will do exactly that. We are always up-to-date with changing laws and regulations to make the most of tax incentives in the states of Louisiana and Texas, as well as at the federal level, to reduce your company’s tax liability.

Our clients uniformly praise the quality of service we provide. Businesses experience enhanced profitability while enjoying the benefits of better financial planning and reduced tax liabilities. And all of our clients experience the peace of mind that comes with knowing their needs are being handled by a firm with off-the-charts expertise.

Planning for taxes is the best way to legally minimize your tax liability. Successful tax planning requires thorough knowledge of ever changing tax codes at both the federal and state levels. We pride ourselves on keeping up-to-date with all the latest tax code developments, which in turn gives peace of mind to our clients that each return is prepared correctly, accurately, and in accordance with all applicable laws, codes and regulations. Our expertise and experience includes the following areas:

  • Annual and long-term income tax planning
  • Estimations and projections of income tax payments

Are you taking all the tax credits and deductions you’re allowed to take? This is a key aspect of successfully minimizing your tax liability. Unless you’re an expert in the area of complex tax codes, you could be missing out on some significant benefits. Our expertise includes a variety of tax preparation features.

  • Navigating the complex tax maze
  • Minimization of tax burden
  • Optimizing tax advantages
  • Personal income taxes
  • Estates and Trusts
  • Tax services for high-net-worth individuals

There are many strategies individuals can adopt to help minimize their tax liability while still complying with tax laws and codes. We are well versed in these strategies and help our clients execute them to their maximum advantage.

  • Optimizing retirement contributions
  • Cost-segregation for accelerated asset depreciation
  • Deductions analysis
  • Charitable contributions
  • Self-employment deductions
  • Property tax review and analysis

Why Choose Us?

Whether you are a business faced with complex operations or an individual who just needs help with an annual tax return, each and every one of our clients enjoys the same commitment to high standards of client care:

  • Personalization: We take the time to get to know each client’s unique situation and requirements.

  • Expertise: With his long list of professional certifications and credentials, you’ll be hard-pressed to find someone better qualified than Chad to handle your accounting needs.

  • Attention to Detail: We’ve developed thorough processes to ensure no detail, however small or large, slips through the cracks.

  • Focused on Your Future: Getting a grip on your current accounting needs is one thing, but we go the extra mile to advise you how current trends and changes will affect your future.

"“Chad Garland is the only CPA I will ever use for my home and for my business. His expertise goes far beyond what other CPA firms offer. His honesty and integrity give me peace of mind, because he cares about my business as much as I do. I've known and worked with Chad for 20 years. I'll never go anywhere else.``"

Terri S. 2/8/2017

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