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Accountant in Schaumburg

Accounting

Whether you require monthly, quarterly or annual accounting support we will work with you to ensure your financial needs are being addressed and your goals are being achieved.

Bookkeeping

Bookkeeping

Reduce your overhead by outsourcing your bookkeeping needs. We will handle this critical but time-consuming function on-site or off-site.

Payroll Solutions

Payroll

We eliminate the need for a full-time payroll specialist by taking care of all the time-consuming administrative tasks, including check processing, direct deposit, W-2 processing, and payroll tax filing.

QuickBooks

QuickBooks

We are QuickBooks ProAdvisors meaning we can help you not only setup QuickBooks, but train you and provide ongoing assistance as needed.

Kind Words From Our Clients

“We were in desperate need of professional accounting and accounting software assistance. Susan Mairo, CPA was easy to speak with, informative and patient. Every time or anytime we needed help, or had a question(s) her firm has been there for us, which is impressive and very satisfying. Their recommendations to our company have had an immediate impact on operations and our taxes and finances.” Bob Carlson

President, Pearl Design Group, LLC

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American Opportunity Credit for Education

The American Opportunity Credit is for education expenses of an eligible student who is a taxpayer, spouse or dependent(s). The maximum credit amount is $2,500 per eligible student. 100% of the first $2,000 of qualified education expenses 25% of the next $2,000 of qualified education expenses Qualified expenses are tuition, fees, and course materials required for enrollment or attendance at an eligible educational institution.    An eligible educational institution is any college, university, vocational school, or any other post secondary educational institution.  They include almost all accredited post secondary schools.  Qualified expenses also include student activity fees if the fees must be paid as a condition of enrollment, books, supplies, and equipment needed for a course of study. An eligible student is as follows: Student has not already claimed the American Opportunity Credit in at least four prior tax years. Student has not completed the first four years of post secondary undergraduate education before the tax year as determined by the educational institution. For at least one academic period beginning during the tax year, the student was enrolled at least half time in a program leading to a degree, certificate, or other recognized educational credential. The student had no federal or state felony conviction for possessing or distributing a controlled substance as of the end of the tax year. The American Opportunity Credit also has restrictions as follows: Income limit for 2015 is modified AGI between $80,000 and $90,000($160,000 and $180,000 MFJ).  These amounts are adjusted for inflation each year. No credit is allowed if: Filing status is Married Filing Separately Taxpayer is claimed as a dependent on another... read more