Services

ACCOUNTING - MORE THAN JUST NUMBERS


PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCE
Fishman Associates CPAs has demonstrated professional competence by meeting high education and experience standards for the accounting profession, in addition to meeting state licensing and continuing education requirements.

FINANCIAL SERVICES
We can provide you and your business with a full range of financial advisory services.

TAX PLANNING AND PREPARATION
We prepare all require tax returns to assure that you are paying no more taxes than necessary.  Throughout the year, we will monitor tax law changes that will affect you and recommend tax saving strategies. 

INVESTMENT REVIEW
Fishman Associates CPAs will act as a sounding board for your investment ideas and will suggest the best structure to maximize your after-tax return.

RECORDKEEPING AND REPORTS
We design accounting systems to fit your business and personal financial affairs.  We also prepare payroll reports, journals, general ledgers, reports to state and federal agencies, and other financial records and reports.

BUSINESS PROBLEM SOLVING
As you start a business, Fishman Associates CPAs helps you to select the proper organizational structure and secure adequate financing.  We work with you and your banker, lawyer, insurance agent, and other advisers to solve your business problems.  You will receive assistance with loan applications, pricing, credit policies, cash flow, cost controls, and your other business needs.

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
We can prepare or supervise the preparation of financial statements.  Helping you to use the statements in managing your business and increasing your profitability is an important service to you.

FINANCIAL AND ESTATE PLANNING
Fishman Associates CPAs is your financial consultant, working with you to increase your net worth, then planning with you to minimize estate taxes.  A total program including an analysis of net worth, investment review, family gifting, trusts, retirement planning, and family business transfer, is available to assist you in maximizing benefits for you and your heirs.

IRS AND STATE/LOCAL REPRESENTATION
Our firm knows the tax laws, and we know how your tax return was prepared. We can provide complete representation services before the IRS as well as state and local taxing authorities. We are also experienced in negotiating Offers in Compromise with the IRS.

FORENSIC ACCOUNTING
Our firm offers tailor-made forensic accounting services as well as expert testimony. We are often consulted during matrimonial disputes and partnership dissolutions to provide business valuation services and uncover malfeasance and financial irregularities.

BUSINESS VALUATIONS
Our firm provides cost-effective business valuation services, quickly and efficiently.

FRAUD PREVENTION AND DETECTION
Nobody likes to think about being robbed by an employee, but it can happen. Our firm has the knowledge to protect your assets from employee theft and can implement and systems to detect and deter fraudulent activity.

EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES
Our firm offers expert witness testimony in the areas of business valuation, accounting malpractice and other matters requiring forensic accounting expertise.

LITIGATION SUPPORT
We can provide a full range of assistance for you and your legal counsel.

OTHER SERVICES
Fishman Associates CPAs can help you in other areas, too:

Business sales and acquisitions;
Lease/Buy decisions;
Business expansion;
Projections, budgets, goals;
Retirement planning;
Inventory control systems;
Equipment purchases and sales;
Office systems and controls;

FISHMAN ASSOCIATES - Get more than just a tax return