Accountants & Business Consultants
Treating Clients as Friends for 31 Years
Wishing your family wonderful holidays!
We are accepting appointments for tax year 2019 personal, business, estate and gift tax preparation.
Don't wait to receive all your documents. The 2020 appointments calendar is now open for times starting January 20th. Please click here to Book An Appointment.
The IRS has not yet announced the date on which it will begin accepting tax returns.
CLIENT LETTER & WORKSHEET - TAX YEAR 2019
We will publish and mail the updated Client Letter and Worksheet in mid-January for tax year 2019.
TAX LAW UPDATES APPLICABLE TO MOST INDIVIDUALS
Individual Health Care Mandate, which required taxpayers to have health care insurance or pay a penalty in most cases was eliminated. See a summary of other changes and other important information under tab: Tax Law Summary-Key Items..
NJ RESIDENTS - TAX DEDUCTION "WORKAROUND"
On January 13, 2020 - Law was passed in NJ to allow owners of business entities to pay their PERSONAL real estate and other property taxes from their BUSINESS accounts. This would make such taxes fully deductible. This is now legal strategy in NJ to get around the $10,000 Federal limitation on State and Local Income Taxes. See Tax Law Summary-Key Items for our recommendations, caution and other thoughts.
Federal Government filing deadlines as follows:
- Partnerships, Multiple Member LLC's and S-Corporations - March 15, 2020 Extension expires September 16
- Personal and Single Member (one-owner LLC's) - April 15, 2020 Extension Expires - October 15
- C Corporation - April 15, 2020 Extension expires October 15
- Foreign Bank Account Reporting - April 15, 2020 Extension expires October 15
Please send all E-MAIL messages to: Taxaccserv@BRISAFinancial.com
It is highly recommended that you DO NOT SEND DOCUMENTS VIA E-MAIL. Please ensure to use our Secure Server to send any tax documents (see link below) or fax or USPS mail.
- SECURE AND EASY WAY TO SEND TAX DOCUMENTS & IMPROVED DATA PROTECTION VIA OUR SECURE SERVER:
Go to "New-Send Forms Securely" tab on left or click below:
P.O. BOX 8
PERRINEVILLE, N.J. 08535
IDENTITY THEFT & SCAMS:
Great concern continues globally over tax return fraud from stolen identity.
NOTE: THE IRS WILL NEVER CALL YOU DIRECTLY OR CONTACT YOU VIA EMAIL. IF YOU RECEIVE A CALL FROM SOMEONE CLAIMING TO BE THE IRS, HANG UP AND NOTIFY AUTHORITIES. DO NOT ENGAGE IN CONVERSATION OR RESPOND TO EMAILS - THE LONGER YOU REMAIN ON THE PHONE OR IN CONTACT LOOP, THE MORE RISK YOU FACE.
See tab on left "Fraud Alert - How to Protect Your Information".
Avoid Common Penalties:
Select tab on left to see guidelines.
STATUS OF YOUR REFUNDS
IRS and most states allow you to check the status of your refund on-line. We've provided direct links for states used most commonly by our clients.
BRISA Financial Services Company Overview
Since 1990, we’ve provided personalized professional accounting, tax preparation, business consulting and start-up services to:
-Individuals and their Families
-Businesses - Corporations, LLC’s, Partnerships, Sole Proprietorships and Estates.
We started as a small firm dedicated to tailoring a very personalized approach for each client and have never forgotten what has kept us in business and growing for 31 consecutive years:
First, and Foremost a Personalized Core Approach:
No cookie-cutter, impersonal services here…
1. Firstly, we take the view that we are your trusted partners, friends and
2. Our information finding session/ interview is personal, friendly and exhaustive while respecting your privacy.
3. We spend the time to get to know all the particulars of your situation and guide you through the process in a friendly and constructive manner.
4. We put ourselves in your shoes and work with you through the thought process to bring out ideas, and customize an optimal strategy for your particular situation.
5. We prepare your work with the same care and diligence as if it were our own.
We have in-depth knowledge and expertise in a wide spectrum of industries and professions covering Artists to Zookeepers. Since we work through referrals only, our focus is on doing our personal best for each and every client, every time. We never take clients for granted or short-cuts that compromise the quality of our work ~ the ultimate goal is to look out for your interest and establish long-lasting relationships.
We utilize over 35 years of diversified professional and real-life experiences to focus on what's important to you.
1. Tax Preparation and Statutory Filings (Personal & Business)
2. Electronic Filing (Federal & All States)
3. Financial Statements Compilation & Write-up
4. Proposals to Banks, Prospective Employers & Other Third Parties
5. Accounting and Bookkeeping
6. Accounting Structure Set-up
7. Business Formation & Incorporations