Services Maintain Financial Viability With Professional Advisory From Us The FasTax service provides a wide range of services to individuals and businesses in a variety of industries. At FasTax, we strive to meet each client's specific needs in planning for the future and achieving their goals in an ever-changing financial and regulatory environment. Our professional services include: Top of Form Tax Management Services At Fast Tax, we guide our clients through a full range of tax planning and preparation decisions with strategies that minimize your tax liabilities, maximize your cash flow and keep you on track to your financial goals. Our expertise, experience, analysis, and thorough research allow us to optimize tax opportunities to be found in existing as well as recently altered tax laws. We are knowledgeable and up to date on the tax laws and can make sense of your receipts, bills, and notices. Accounting Services From start-ups to established enterprises, businesses rely on accurate and insightful tax information in order to maintain profitability and capitalize on new opportunities. Our accounting services steer you closer to these goals with accurate record-keeping, reporting, and support on financial issues. These services include but are not limited to: Bookkeeping (quarterly or annual) Accounting system setup and support Payroll processing Cash flow budgeting and forecasting Employee benefit and profit-sharing plans Corporate tax planning and return preparation Estate and Trust Planning and Tax Preparation Effective estate and trust planning can ensure financial security for loved ones. For businesses, it can maintain a smooth succession of ownership. Our role is to help you navigate the complex and shifting tax laws to facilitate the transfer of assets and minimize the tax liability of your beneficiaries. Everyone should have a well-thought-out plan as to how to distribute the assets left in one's estate so as to avoid complications and to be sure the individual’s wishes are followed. Having your taxes and estate thoroughly and carefully planned will ensure your loved ones don't have any complications to deal with during a time of loss. Financial and Retirement Planning Our purpose is to help you reach your financial goals and maintain financial independence through a comfortable retirement. We can guide you through tough decision-making processes such as college education funding, retirement plans, tax, estate, and business succession planning. Whether you are developing an investment strategy or evaluating current investments, we can ensure your portfolio will take into account tax implications for an advantageous after-tax return. The road to retirement is a long one and we can help you to take the proper steps to reach your goals. www.financialplanning-vab.com Bookkeeping/Write-Up Accurate record-keeping is essential to a successful business yet can also be complicated and time-consuming. Fast Tax can help you with the organization and day-to-day tasks of bookkeeping so you can focus on your core business. Entity Selection and Restructuring Your business entity has a large impact on your taxes and other liabilities. From your company's inception through its growth and development, Fast Tax can advise you on choosing an entity type and later restructuring, if advantageous. IRS Representation Professional representation can be vital during an audit, and our experience with tax authorities enables us to guide clients in their dealings with federal and state agencies. If you have been chosen for an audit, the professional representation you can find with our firm can put many of your worries at bay. We are ready and willing to answer any and all questions the IRS may be asking of you. Payroll Services Our payroll services can help you reduce the time spent on administration by developing and implementing a computerized payroll system that will facilitate processing, timely payment, and preparation of tax returns. Employee Benefits, Pension, and Profit-Sharing Plans Choosing and administering benefit plans for your employees is often a complex process. Fast Tax can help you develop, implement, and administer your benefit, retirement, and profit-sharing plans with an eye toward rewarding your employees and reaching your company's financial and business goals. We can also help maximize tax advantages in implementing these plans. As your business grows, your business and your employees will be rewarded for the hard work that contributed to the success of your business. Cash Flow and Budgeting Analysis Good cash management is the core of every company's success; thereby it can improve a company's liquidity, reduce costs, and increase profitability. Fast Tax can help you maintain optimal cash flow levels by tracking sources and uses, forecasting, and budgeting accordingly. To a business entity, cash flow can make or break the business's ability to survive. We can help you analyze your spending, re-balance your budget and/or debts for an optimal cash flow to support your business' success. This balance plan would be revisited if and when there were any major changes in your business structure to ensure you are operating at an optimal level. With our help and guidance, you will always be on top of your finances and ready for the future. Financial Projections and Forecasts No one can predict the future perfectly, but we can all benefit from planning for our future. Fast Tax combines expertise and experience with a gained understanding of your business to produce financial projections that can help you manage your business plan and spending. Forecasting for the future is imperative to your company's success. We make it a point to keep current with market trends and updates so your business can be prepared for what is to come. Depending on your needs, our work can range from top-level reports to detailed financial models. Mergers, Acquisitions, and Sales Business transactions and transitions are complicated affairs, and whether you're buying, selling, or considering a potential merger, Fast Tax can provide professional know-how to help you successfully structure and negotiate the deal. We employ careful analysis and due diligence to determine a fair asking price, pinpoint the most favorable tax structures, evaluate financial and cash flow impact, and assess compatible business functions and tactics. Expanding or contracting your business is a huge undertaking. With our expert advice, you can make the right business decisions for your business for optimum success. Debt and Finance Advising Whether your needs are corporate or personal, Fast Tax professionals can assist you in sorting out the different options available for debt management and financing that will lower your payments and/or reduce the total amount of interest paid. Re-balancing your debts can also result in tax deduction savings. Even if you are able to handle the payments and the amounts of your current debts, our expertise may be able to save you money and/or lower your payments. International Taxation Our experience with the taxation of United States companies doing business abroad and residents working abroad, as well as foreign corporations doing business in the United States or foreign citizens working in the United States, has provided us with an extensive base of knowledge in the area of international taxation.