Looking to launch a new business, file your personal or business tax return or just do some tax planning?
Let’s face it, taxes can be complicated and expensive. Setting up a new business the right way is one of the most important decisions you will make and can be critical to your success. Complying with federal, state and local tax regulations can be overwhelming.
Does it ever seem that you’re spending far more time than you can afford just trying to keep track of changing requirements and how they apply to you? Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have a trusted expert to help?
At Augenblick & Company PC, this is what we help you do. And we do it extremely well, so you don’t have to. Come sit down with us and take a load off your shoulders.
Pennsylvania or federal deadlines that fall on Saturday, Sunday or a holiday shift to the Monday or first business day after the holiday. However, Keystone’s local deadlines do not shift: you must file and pay online or postmark your filing by the deadline to avoid late fees and penalties.
One of the best ways to make sure you include all required information for tax filing and get all the deductions you’re entitled to is by completing your personalized Tax Organizer. Each year we mail you a Tax Organizer embedded with your prior year’s data. Click here for a sample.
The IRS never sends email, so no matter how “real” or intimidating it appears, it is a SCAM. And unless you’ve already received multiple mailed IRS notices, a phone call from the IRS is highly unlikely. In any case, never provide your bank or credit card information or social security number over the phone to someone claiming to be an IRS employee.
More than 1200 individuals and 450 businesses put their trust in us.
Our clients represent nearly the entire spectrum of individuals, professionals and business owners. We provide tax and accounting services to contractors, technology companies, medical professionals, attorneys, engineers, automotive businesses, consultants—really, just about any business or profession you can think of.
People just like you rely on our accountants and support staff to help them manage their personal financial lives and take the right steps toward realizing their goals for themselves and their families. Many have been with us for decades, and we appreciate not only their loyalty but also their continued confidence in our personalized and well-thought-out guidance. Learn more…
Whether you practice your profession as a full-time career or pursue it alongside another endeavor, we listen to your aspirations and work with you to establish an accounting plan to put you on a path to wherever your ambition leads. From artists to attorneys, performers to medical professionals, our clients seek our advice and guidance so they can concentrate on what they most love to do. Learn more…
Like all our clients, business owners come to us because they need an accounting firm that pays attention to detail and responds promptly to their questions and concerns. They don’t want boilerplate solutions because they recognize that in tax and accounting matters, one size never fits all. Rather, they demand—and receive—attentive, informed and personalized counsel. Learn more…
Here’s what our clients say about us:
Since 2003, Peter and his staff have taken on the burden of tax preparation for me, capably advising me on personal and professional tax strategies and preparing my returns quickly, professionally and perfectly. If I email or call with a question, a near-immediate response follows. Several times, Peter’s offered a key piece of advice that applies to my situation. It’s such a relief to know that he’s keeping track of things and letting me get on with the rest of my life and business.Anne Biggs
I have trusted my business and personal finances to Augenblick & Company for over 30 years. Peter’s wisdom and his team’s professional perspective have advanced my business for predictable growth. Peter and team, thank you for your significant contribution to my company’s success by being an integral part of our business planning.John Kay
When we retained Augenblick & Company 25 years ago, we had a $700,000 business. Now our sales are over $30 million annually. They have been a great resource over the years.Rob Leipziger
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