Tax Planning and Preparation

Tax Planning and preparation services in Raleigh, NC

For many, taxes are a mild inconvenience that they have to deal with once a year. However, business owners and individuals alike can greatly benefit from strategic tax planning that keeps their tax liabilities low. Not only can tax planning save you money on your tax bill, it can keep you from making mistakes that lead to compliance issues, hefty fines, and potential IRS audits.

Cox Accounting and Financial Services helps entrepreneurs and individuals in Raleigh and the surrounding communities to reach tax efficiency and ensure that they only pay what they owe. Contact our firm today for a consultation.

What is Tax Planning?

Tax planning is the art of utilizing deductions, credits, donations, and other methods to reduce your total taxable income for the fiscal year, resulting in a lower amount owed to the IRS and other tax agencies.

Working with a financial professional gives you the edge you need to stay ahead of your tax needs and empowers you to take control of your financial responsibilities. Grow and preserve your assets, make wiser investment decisions, and keep more of what you earn with tax planning.

Tax Planning Strategies

There are a wide variety of methods used in tax planning and taking advantage of as many as possible can save thousands that you may even realize you’re losing. In all cases, the core concept is the legal reduction of your total taxable income, thereby reducing your tax liability.

  • Defer income with contributions to retirement plans and pensions.
  • Write-off charitable donations.
  • Deduct business expenses.
  • Apply for credits that are deducted directly off your tax bill.
  • Change your business’ structure to maximize benefits.
  • Avoid taxes on gifts to spouses and children.

Tax planning consists of many different processes, and the more those processes synergize, the better your tax situation can become.

Expert Tax Planning and Preparation in Raleigh

Whether you’re a business owner or just someone who wants to take their financial responsibilities more seriously, Cox Accounting and Financial Services can help you make the most of your money. Contact our Raleigh firm today to schedule a consultation.