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NTA Blog: Lifecycle of a Tax Return: Correspondence Audits: Increased Communication Alternatives Are in Progress

Wed, Sep 08, 2021

NTA Blog: Lifecycle of a Tax Return: Correspondence Audits: Increased Communication Alternatives Are in Progress   In my 2020 Annual Report to […] The post NTA Blog: Lifecycle of a Tax Return: Correspondence Audits: Increased Communication Alternatives Are in Progress appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Tax Tip: Additional help is now available for visually impaired and other taxpayers with disabilities

Thu, Sep 02, 2021

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Policy Statement 1-47, Reasonable Accommodations for People with Disabilities (see IRM 1.2.1.2.12), requires the IRS […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Additional help is now available for visually impaired and other taxpayers with disabilities appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Tax Tip: Answers to your questions about premium assistance for COBRA benefits

Wed, Sep 01, 2021

Earlier this year, the IRS issued Notice 2021-31, Premium Assistance for COBRA Benefits, outlining the temporary premium assistance included in […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Answers to your questions about premium assistance for COBRA benefits appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: TAS Facing Similar Challenges as the IRS: Processing Delays and Low Level of Service

Wed, Sep 01, 2021

NTA Blog: TAS Facing Similar Challenges as the IRS: Processing Delays and Low Level of Service As the National Taxpayer […] The post NTA Blog: TAS Facing Similar Challenges as the IRS: Processing Delays and Low Level of Service appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part III

Fri, Aug 27, 2021

  Part I of this series addressed ten things that individuals should know about the Advance Child Tax Credit (AdvCTC), […] The post NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part III appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Tax Tip: Optional Tool Available to Track Your Advance Child Tax Credit Payments

Thu, Aug 26, 2021

The IRS began issuing advance payments of the Child Tax Credit (CTC) in mid-July. Similar to certain other credits with […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Optional Tool Available to Track Your Advance Child Tax Credit Payments appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part II

Thu, Aug 26, 2021

NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit (CTC): What You Should Know: Part II   Advanced CTC Part I of this […] The post NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part II appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Tax Tip: Advance Child Tax Credit – Update your address by August 30 for September payments

Wed, Aug 25, 2021

The IRS began issuing advance payments of the Child Tax Credit in mid-July. Similar to certain other credits with an […] The post TAS Tax Tip: Advance Child Tax Credit – Update your address by August 30 for September payments appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Tax Tip: 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit information for U.S. Territory residents

Wed, Aug 25, 2021

The Child Tax Credit (CTC) for 2021 is fully refundable if you (or your spouse, if filing a joint return) […] The post TAS Tax Tip: 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit information for U.S. Territory residents appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part I

Wed, Aug 25, 2021

August 25, 2021 NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part I   The $1.9 trillion American […] The post NTA Blog: Advance Child Tax Credit: What You Should Know: Part I appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

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Javed Meghani
Chairman & CEO, Mega Energy

"2010 was the first year US Imaging, Inc. used Robertson & Robertson, PLLC to prepare the 401(k) audit for our plan's Form 5500. Ben Robertson and Carisma Robertson were extremely professional, yet personable to work with. They were certainly knowledgeable and I would recommend them without hesitation."


Martha Law
CFO, US Imaging, Inc.

"Robertson & Robertson have managed to combine the expertise you would expect from a 'Big Four' firm while still retaining the personal touch. From day one they showed a genuine interest and quickly grasped the issues particular to our business. They have given valuable guidance to our financial team. Our audits have been carried out efficiently and diligently with the minimum of disturbance to the accounting functions. Above all, I have appreciated their objective feedback and support. I highly recommend doing business with them as they will bring about great benefits".


Richard Wakim
President, Brilliant Energy

"In 2011, we engaged Robertson & Robertson, P.L.L.C., to perform our 2010 annual SAS 70 (Type II) audit, and found them to be thorough, professional and consistent with the guidelines established for this particular type of audit. Their firm proved to be infinitely approachable when questions or concerns arose, and were quick to respond to our queries. In all, their knowledge and expertise helped our company to improve our processes, focus on objectives needing to be fine-tuned and left us in an excellent position for the upcoming transition to the SSAE 16 audit."


Mike Pettey
President, Alliance Benefit Group of Houston

"Working with Robertson & Robertson is a very pleasant experience. Their staff is very knowledgeable and up to date on the latest laws and requirements. They are thorough yet considerate of your time. They create a comfortable enough atmosphere to make our review relatively painless. We will be working with them again next year."


Lori Biehle
Vice President, Phoenix Millwork, LLC

"Thorough and professional - those two words summarize my impression of the CPA services provided by Ben Robertson of Robertson & Robertson. From the initial engagement interview, to the final financial review report, to conscientious follow-up, Robertson & Robertson made sure all the "i's" were dotted and all the "t's" were crossed and that JES Tech had everything we needed to fulfill our reporting obligations. Thanks Robertson & Robertson!"


Keith Sabin
Vice President, JES Tech