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2014 Tax Notes

This year, as always, there are changes you need to be aware of as you prepare your 2014 income taxes  Read more.

Codi Scott Joins Peterson Sullivan as Tax Principal

Peterson Sullivan LLP, one of the top ten accounting firms in the Puget Sound, today announced that Codi S. Scott, CPA, has joined the firm as a Tax Principal. Read more.

Annual Tax Incentive Survey and Tax Incentive Report Due April 30

Did your business participate in one of Washington State's credits, exemptions, deferrals, or preferential B&O tax rates in 2014? If yes, you may need to file...Read more.

Real Estate Partner Rob Keasal on Real Estate Today

Real estate partner Rob Keasal joined Tom Kelly's Real Estate Today Show on April 12 to address last minute tax deduction questions. If you missed the show, you can listen to the podcast.

Are You Paying More Income Tax Than You Like?

Everybody pays more tax than they like. But nobody wants to pay more than necessary. To minimize your tax liability, you need to plan carefully and take advantage of all deductions, credits and strategies tax law allows. This is exactly what our online tax planning guide can help you do.

Thought Leadership

Read a few of our latest viewpoints as our team of experts look at the immediate and long-term issues facing our clients.

Washington State Taxes and Independent Schools

Nonprofit organizations, even though they may be exempt from federal taxes, are generally not exempt from taxes in Washington. Unless a nonprofit organization has a specific exemption for excise taxes... Read More.

Rounding Up Recent Accounting Developments

Keeping up with changing accounting standards is critical to every public company’s well-being. That’s why you need to consider these two recent developments...Read More.

Does Your Nonprofit Suffer From Founders Syndrome?

Of the many afflictions that can impede a nonprofit’s growth and progress, one of the most deadly is the dreaded “Founder’s Syndrome.” Founder’s Syndrome strikes when a single individual — typically the founder, executive director or other long-term leader...  Read more.

Industries and Services

Fraud & Forensic Accounting

From time to time questions about the financial integrity of a business or personal situation can arise. Speculation, theories and suspicions are a natural... Read more.

Succession Planning

Your objectives and vision for your company are important elements in your quest for a new owner. This process can be challenging... Read more.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Many business owners are involved in a sale, merger or acquisition once or maybe twice during their lives.  Read more.