Tax Services

When it comes to the world of taxes, preparation and planning go a LONG way. We have the expertise and knowledge you are looking for in a tax professional and can help you navigate your options.

We’re happy to help you with any of these services:

Tax Preparation

Stop missing out on potential deductions that could be saving you big money!

Tax Planning

Real strategies and solutions to help you minimize your IRS liability.

IRS AUDIT Representation

Don’t go it alone! We’re your ally and representative in an IRS audit.

Bonnie Van Dyke’s Four Keys To Smarter Interview Questions

Firstly, with the advent of technology like Google's new "Duplex" system, it's going to reach a point (sooner than we realize) that Bozeman, MT businesses like yours -- and mine -- will have less use for employees that are mere "order takers" or who don't engage in...

2018 Tax Season Reflections From A Bozeman, MT Tax Professional

As I write, it's the day before tax day (which is Tuesday the 17th), and we are pushing hard during this final stretch. Procrastinators in Bozeman, MT are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing off...

The First Thing You Need To Do

Set it as your personal goal to increase (or start) your household money moving in these directions:

What Are My Chances of Getting Audited? 11 Tips For Bozeman, MT Small Businesses

On March 15th, 2018, Subchapter S Corporation (S-corps, for short), have their tax returns due. We're already on top of things for our Bozeman, MT clients, but this is a quick reminder to you to make sure that we've communicated, and that your books don't contain any...

The Most Likely Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail In Bozeman, MT

It's always been hard-scrapping for small business owners in Bozeman, MT. We've all heard the old adage: At least 85% and maybe as high as 98% of new small businesses fail before they hit the five year mark. That rate may have been even higher over the past decade....

Tax Return Review and 2018 TCJA Planning Session for Bozeman, MT Businesses

I'm going to take a moment to address you who might NOT be using our services thus far. There's a word or two for current Bonnie Van Dyke, CPA, PC clients here as well, but allow me to explain. You see, sometimes, you just know you need to make a change, but the...

A Bozeman, MT Business Owner’s Simple Plan For Dealing With Angry Customers

Even in the middle of the intensity of the busy tax filing season in Bozeman, MT, we occasionally become the target for somebody's frustration. Over the years, and especially when things are busy and stressful, we've had to learn about how to best handle matters when...

Special Business Knowledge And Bozeman, MT Business Success

Yes, there's plenty to say about that Super Bowl, the advertisements (apparently, they're all Tide ads), the halftime show, etc. But I'll let others weigh in there. I'm a tax professional after all. Congratulations Eagles fans, etc. Here at Bonnie Van Dyke, CPA, PC,...

Tax Paperwork Checklist

Already, we have many, Bozeman, MT tax clients who have filed, have received refunds and have never been more pleased with their filing experience…

Dealing With Angry Customers: A Plan For Bozeman, MT Business Owners

As I have been saying to some of my personal tax preparation clients in Bozeman, MT, I'm not sure that there is very much that I could say that could add anything to the conversation about what happened last week in Parkland, FL. It seems that every time something...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!