For Small Businesses

Establish Greater Profitability and Business EffICIENCY!

Your business’ profitability and operational efficiency are at the center of your business’ success!

Our experience, resources, and attention to detail make our accounting services second-to-none. As an experienced accounting team, we look forward to the opportunity to help transform your business’ financials as we work with you to establish short- and long-term strategies for growth and profitability.

Working with us and enlisting our business services could make all the difference!

Whether you need help starting a business, cleaning up your bookkeeping, setting up QuickBooks, handling payroll, or you crave some much-needed business coaching or other strategic consulting, we have been doing this for years, and stay on top of all of the new regulations to help you take the most advantage possible. Legally, and ethically — and profitably.

We work with our clients in a relational way to help them experience the financial success they desire — whether the business is just an idea, relatively new, or a well-established entity. Whether small, large, or in need of some special attention, we have the experience you need so that you can focus on what your business does best.

 

Common Sense Taxpayer Information Security for Forrest Tax & Accounting Services Clients

We're gearing up for tax season around here, already beginning to help certain West Michigan clients get their returns ready for filing (yes, this early) when the IRS begins allowing receipt of electronically-filed returns on the 29th of this month. And while we have...

Key Tips For West Michigan Newlyweds On Marriage and Taxes

Do you know what the number one month is for weddings? Check today's date and there it is: June.With that fact in mind, I'm not sure where you currently fall on the wedding spectrum...Are many of your friends getting married? Are your friends' kids getting married?...

Four Reasons that your Stimulus Payment is Delayed

Is your stimulus payment missing our delayed? We've got four reasons for you why that could be the case.  Looking to make a tax appointment? Let's get started right now!1. A DEBTOR IS COLLECTING Unfortunately, Congress did not protect stimulus payments from...

Essential Functioning Hours During COVID-19 Executive Order

On March 23rd, 2020 the State of Michigan signed Executive Order 2020-21 regarding COVID-19. This order has limited the operations of non-essential businesses in the State. As a financial service business, we are deemed to be an essential business and will remain open...

Spending Money From Tax Refunds Wisely By Ashley Forrest

Just about one month left before the tax deadline. As the parents say, the days are long, but the months are fast.And as we tax pros say, the days are long, and the days are long.But that's simply because we've been getting to do some meaty, fun tax preparation work...

Ashley Forrest’s Tax Extension Breakdown

It's the final full week of tax season, and our office in West Michigan is hopping! But yes, I'm still taking the the time to step away for a moment and write to you, my friend. Lots of business to communicate today, with the deadline of Tuesday, April 17th, right...

US Moves Tax Deadline to July

The United States is moving the tax deadline to July 15th, 2020, per an announcement today by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. The decision was made to help relieve the financial burden from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, however, US officials advise folks...

Forrest Tax & Accounting Services’s Guide to Estate Planning for Digital Assets

Technology has certainly shifted our society over the last 15 to 20 years -- you can see it right here in the West Michigan area.So much so, that it's time we discuss estate planning with a technological twist.Before we get there though, may I offer you this important...

Let’s Talk About Your Business…

But the problem is that there’s a lot of confusion out there about how to grow your business right-with cost-effective, powerful strategies…

Still haven’t filed? Here are 3 Reasons to Choose Forrest Tax!

So...you haven't filed your taxes yet. And maybe, with our current state of affairs and the state and federal tax deadline extended into July, you don't feel rushed. (Find more on that topic at our Facebook page!) You might be a small business owner, stressing over...

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!