Carol A. Cooper, PC provides a wide range of services to individuals and businesses in a variety of industries. At Carol A. Cooper, PC, 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:
At Carol A. Cooper, PC, 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 financial 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.
From start-ups to established enterprises, businesses rely on accurate and insightful financial information in order to maintain profitability and capitalize on new opportunities. Carol A. Cooper, PC's accounting services steer you closer to these goals with accurate record-keeping and reporting as well as support on financial issues such as initial accounting system setup, cost-containment, tax planning, investments, and employee benefit and profit-sharing plans.
These services include but are not limited to:
We can set up financial reports for your view to streamline your business and save your valuable time. These reports are important tools that can guide your business in making financial decisions, planning, and evaluating performance.
Accurate record-keeping is essential to a successful business yet can also be complicated and time consuming. Carol A. Cooper, PC can assist you with the organization and day-to-day tasks of bookkeeping or our bookkeeping services can include check writing of your accounts payable, sales tax report preparation, and bank reconciliations so that you can focus on your core business.
Compilations are usually requested for internal purposes and are based upon information provided by a company's management. They do not offer assurance but may involve some adjustment to accounting records.
Carol A. Cooper, PC's payroll services can assist in the reduction of time spent on administration through the performance of payroll services by writing the payroll in our office or remotely through your accounting system, or developing and implementing a computerized payroll system that will facilitate processing, timely payment of payroll taxes, and preparation of payroll tax returns.
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 or any other state agency may be asking of you.
At Carol A. Cooper, PC, we focus on building close client relationships that add long-term value. This includes assuring the solidity of financial records, evaluating financial procedures and working to produce strategies that help our clients face the myriad challenges of business planning and execution. Our clients benefit from objective analysis to assist in controlling costs, increasing efficiency, and implementing new technologies and procedures that take advantage of changes in the marketplace, accounting standards, and tax law. Our assurance services will improve information quality or its context, meaning more success for your business.
These services include but are not limited to:
Your business entity has a large impact on your taxes and other liabilities. From your company's inception through its growth and development, Carol A. Cooper, PC can advise you on choosing an entity type, setup and later restructuring if advantageous. With our knowledge and expertise, you will always be receiving the most advantageous entity type for the functions your business performs.
QuickBooks can provide useful and timely information in the form of financial statements, reports and graphs. However, it can only provide this information if you purchase the right product and then install, setup and use it properly. We don't just assist you in using the software, we assist you to use it more efficiently and more effectively.
Carol A. Cooper, PC offers the following solutions to assist you to meet your QuickBooks
Carol A. Cooper, PC's goal is to assist you to reach your financial goals and maintain financial independence through a comfortable retirement. We will work with your financial planning team to guide you through tough decision-making processes such as asset allocation, investment performance monitoring, college education funding, retirement plans, insurance, tax and estate planning, and business succession planning. Whether you are developing an investment strategy or evaluating current investments, Carol A. Cooper, PC can ensure that we will assist your financial planning team to take into account tax implications for an advantageous after-tax return. The road to retirement is a long one and we can assist you to take the proper steps to reach your goals.
Good cash management can improve a company's liquidity, reduce costs, and increase profitability. Carol A. Cooper, PC can assist you to maintain optimal cash flow levels by tracking sources and uses, forecasting, and budgeting accordingly. To a business entity, cash flow is something that can make or break the business' ability to survive. We can assist you to analyze your spending, rebalance 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 that you are operating at an optimal level. With our assistance and guidance, you will always be on top of your finances and ready for the future.
No one can predict the future perfectly, but we can all benefit from planning for it. Carol A. Cooper, PC 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 that 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.
Whether your needs are corporate or personal, Carol A. Cooper, PC 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.
Carol A. Cooper, PC can provide the following services at your request:
Whether your needs are business or personal, Carol A. Cooper, PC has access to a referral base for all types of services. If you have a need for a service that we do not specifically provide, we do have multiple recommendations of other experts who do.