Services

If you’re looking for a firm that will focus on your individual needs, and always treat you like a client who matters, look no further.  Our firm is large enough to offer a full range of professional services, but small enough to give you the individual attention that you deserve.

We will thoroughly and conscientiously study your personal situation, and tailor our advice to your specific needs.

Tax Preparation & Planning

Our experienced staff can not only prepare your income tax returns, but can also provide you with friendly and helpful tax guidance and tax strategies for future planning.

We prepare individual, corporate, partnership and LLC tax returns.

Today’s tax laws are so complicated that certain deductions may be overlooked. There is no substitute for an experienced tax professional that is looking for ways to help reduce your tax liability. We utilize a comprehensive tax program that checks tax returns for possible problems and employs various scenarios that may save you money.

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Farms

For many years, my parents had a farm-only tax practice which was merged into Button’s Tax Service in 1985. We service many farm clients and consider ourselves to be specialists in agriculture taxation.

We have many electronic tools in Excel Format. Please contact us if you would like this particular tool.

  • State of Maine Fuel and Gas Tax Refund calculator

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Audits

No one wants to be audited. However, one of my specialties is IRS representation. I have completed a three-year program at the National Tax Practice Institute for Representation and Practice before the IRS. I represent returns that were prepared by other firms.

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Accounting Services

We can provide you with meaningful, well-organized financial reports to help your organization run more efficiently. We offer the following Accounting services:

  • Financial Statement Preparation
  • Bookkeeping (Monthly/Quarterly/Annually)
  • Accounting system set-up for new businesses or newly automated businesses
  • Computerized payroll services
  • Business Tax Return Preparation
  • Litigation Support
  • Personal Financial Statements

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Bookkeeping Services

Organized financial records can you save you both time and money, and keep your business running smoothly and efficiently. Our friendly, experienced staff can help you with the day to day tasks associated with bookkeeping, bank reconciliation’s, and payroll, as well as compiling regular financial statements.

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Consulting

We provide comprehensive, practical strategies that address the issues affecting your business. We provide the following consulting services :

  • QuickBooks Accounting software implementation
  • Type of entity selection
  • Financial & Retirement decisions
  • Estate, Trust, and Gift Planning

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IRS and Maine Revenue Service Representation

Let our trained staff handle everything preventing your business flow from interruption.

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QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Button’s Tax Service, Inc. is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. We can help you choose the correct QuickBooks product for your business. Let us show you how QuickBooks can help you in your business. Chip has been a QuickBooks ProAdvisor for several years. In 2008, Chip became a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, which requires a level of expertise that a ProAdvisor does not, including ongoing, continuing education in QuickBooks products and support as well as testing in product expertise.

Set Up

  • Setting up a QuickBooks company file can be complicated and somewhat
    tricky.
  • Understanding the difference between balance sheet accounts and
    income statement accounts is important in set up.
  • We can help you in that area; we recommend that you consider
    allowing us to assist setting up your QuickBooks file.

Tune Up

  • We can assist you with your current QuickBooks file so your
    financial statements are ready for lending institutions or for preparing
    your income taxes.
  • On-Line assistance.
  • We will help you with your problem over the telephone when possible.
  • If that does not work we may be able to assist you through an
    Internet connection provided by WebEx.  This secure connection is provided to QuickBooks Pro Advisors by Intuit.

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Payroll Services

We will help you choose the best payroll method for your company and assist
you with compliance requirements.

  • Quarterly Payroll Filing
  • Most of our clients choose this option because it saves them weekly payroll fees. Additionally it allows Button’s Tax Service, Inc. to review their payroll for compliance and prepare their federal and state quarterly payroll forms in the timeliest manner possible – no fines! We teach our clients how to calculate proper payroll checks and assist with the payroll liability calculations. At year end, we will prepare your W-2s, and other annual reports. We will also supply our clients with all of the updated forms for the upcoming year, such as W-4s and I-9s.
  • QuickBooks payroll
  • Many of our clients utilize a payroll option provided through their
    QuickBooks software.  There are many QuickBooks payroll options: we can help.
  • You chose the payroll system that is best for your company.
  • Weekly Payroll Service.
  • If you would like weekly payroll services, we will help you chose
    the best solution for your company.
  • QuickBooks Pro Advisor
    Button’s Tax Service, Inc. is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. We can help you choose the correct QuickBooks product for your business. Let us show you how QuickBooks can help you in your business. In 2008, Chip became a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, which requires a level of expertise that a ProAdvisor does not, including ongoing, continuing education in QuickBooks products and support.

We have many electronic tools in Excel Format.  Please contact us if you would like any of these tools.

  • Payroll sheet that calculates net pay
  • Time sheets that calculate the hours using time in and time out

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Call today to schedule an appointment!