Buckley & Sitzman, LLP provides a wide range of services to individuals and businesses in a variety of industries. We strive to meet each client's specific needs in planning for the future and meeting their goals in an ever-changing financial and regulatory environment. Our professional services include:

Tax Planning and Preparation

Reduce your tax liabilities and maximize cash flow.

At Buckley & Sitzman, LLP, 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.

Bookkeeping and Payroll

We'll take the bookkeeping. You focus on your core business.

Accurate record-keeping is essential to a successful business yet can also be complicated and time consuming. Buckley & Sitzman, LLP can help you with the organization and day-to-day tasks of bookkeeping so that you can focus on your core business

We can replace your back office with accounting, payroll, and bookkeeping support. When it comes to complex issues, rely on us.

Assurance and Advisory

Ensure the short and long-term health of your business

At Buckley & Sitzman, LLP, 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.

Services we provide include (but are not limited to): audits, entity selection and restructuring, accounting and bookkeeping practices, business valuations, succession planning, and mergers and acquisitions.

Estate and Trust Planning

Build financial security for your loved ones.

Effective estate and trust planning can ensure financial security for loved ones. For businesses, it can maintain a smooth succession of ownership. Buckley & Sitzman, LLP's 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.

IRS Representation

Gain peace of mind and assuredness of outcome during IRS audits

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.

Entity Selection and Restructuring

Make sure your business is set up for your financial success

Your business entity has a large impact on your taxes and other liabilities. From your company's inception through its growth and development, Buckley & Sitzman, LLP can advise you on choosing an entity type 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.

Accounting Services

Maintain profitability and capitalize on new opportunities with up-to-date financial information.

From start-ups to established enterprises, businesses rely on accurate and insightful financial information in order to maintain profitability and capitalize on new opportunities. Buckley & Sitzman, LLP'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.

Audits, Reviews, and Compilations

Verify and assure the financial health of your company.

Buckley & Sitzman, LLP's financial statement services comprise all three levels of assurance depending on your company's needs.

Audits offer the highest level of assurance to third parties, and include an elevation of internal control, an in-depth examination and confirmation of account balances, inventories, and selected transactions.

Reviews provide limited assurance to outside interests and involve inquiries and analytical procedures that confirm financial statement matters and identify any items requiring further analysis. We perform reviews to ensure the integrity of your data.

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.

Financial and Retirement Planning

Reach your financial goals and prepare for retirement

Buckley & Sitzman, LLP's goal 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 asset allocation, investment performance monitoring, college education funding, retirement plans, insurance, and tax, estate, and business succession planning.

Whether you are developing an investment strategy or evaluating current investments, Buckley & Sitzman, LLP can ensure that 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.

Quickbooks Accounting Assistance

Get help with Quickbooks

QuickBooks can provide useful and timely information in the form of financial statements, reports and graphs. We don't just help you use the software, we help you use it more efficiently and more effectively. Buckley & Sitzman, LLP offers support with Quickbooks setup, configuration, and usage.

Cash Flow and Budgeting Analysis

Verify and validate cash flow to stay on top of your business' finances

Good cash management can improve a company's liquidity, reduce costs, and increase profitability. Buckley & Sitzman, LLP can help you 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 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 that 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.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Sales

Make the right decision when it comes to growing, selling, or merging your business.

Business transactions and transitions are complicated affairs, and whether you're buying, selling, or considering a potential merger, Buckley & Sitzman, LLP can provide professional know-how to help you successfully structure and negotiate the deal. Buckley & Sitzman, LLP employs 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.

We work tirelessly to ensure the best outcomes for our clients. Ready to see what the accountants and staff at Buckley & Sitzman, LLP can do for you and your business?