Services

Audit

Our audit and attest services team includes highly trained CPAs with extensive audit experiences. We provide audit and attest services to clients across industries inclu...

Tax

Reevaluating your tax structure is a smart thing to do because proper tax planning and business entity reorganization can save precious capital that can be used to expand your business.

Accounting & Payroll

Our online portal is the future of business accounting and payroll management. You are able to submit and access payroll information 24/7 by logging onto our secure, private portal.

Business Consultation

Are you thinking about starting a business? Are you wondering what your first steps should be? Community CPA can help.

Audit

Community CPA’s audit and attest services team includes highly trained CPAs with extensive audit experiences.

We provide audit and attestation services to not-for-profit entities, closely held companies in a variety of industries (such as construction, healthcare, professional services, banking) and governmental agencies.

Other attestation services include examinations, reviews, agreed-upon procedures, and compilation services. We also provide other special purpose reporting services to non-profit organizations, governmental agencies, and private corporations.

Through our services, we advise on unique compliance and regulatory requirements that are critical to our clients’ overall mission. Our timely advice assists our clients in making operational and strategic management decisions.

Our experienced auditors deploy sophisticated audit tools that enhance audit efficiency. The extensive audit knowledge and experience combined with enhanced audit tools provide Community CPA with a competitive edge evident in our competitive audit fees.

Our audit practice is compliant with all current regulatory requirements in the profession. Please click the following link to access our most recent peer review report.


Tax

Audit Representation Services

Whether it is your personal or business tax audit, you can trust Community CPA to provide knowledgeable and experienced assistance to help resolve tax disputes with governmental agencies. We are authorized representatives for both you and your business in dealing with Federal and State government agencies.

We represent our clients with honor, integrity, and diligence:

  1. We have more than 25 years’ experience working with the IRS and have a track record of success in resolving numerous tax audit cases
  2. Community CPA is widely respected by IRS auditors. Ying is presently sitting on the National Taxpayer Advocacy Panel, contributing her time and experiences to improve the IRS
  3. We fight hard for taxpayer's rights and work to make you aware of your rights. You can rest assured that we put in time and energy to safeguard your interest in front of the government agencies.
  4. 4. We are available and accessible to you 6 days a week.

With more than 25 years of experience, Community CPA will work for your interests; leave your case with us and we get to work till it is resolved. We do not give up.

Click on the links below to see some of the IRS No Change Letters and Court Case we have handled.

Tax Planning, Re-Structuring, and Tax Preparation

Reevaluating your tax structure is a smart thing to do because proper tax planning and reorganization of your business entity can help save cash. We help you choose the suitable tax entities and obtain all required licenses and permits for you so you can run your particular trade or business immediately. November begins our Firm’s tax planning season.

If you have done tax planning with Ying in the past, you understand how complex issues can be made simple and how tax dues can be turned into cash savings. A good tax strategist does not solely dwell on business expense deductions; at Community CPA, we possess the keys to your success through knowledge of tax structures and tax planning, saving you a lot more than deducting menial Starbucks coffees.

Foreign Tax, Tax Treaty and Foreign Assets Reporting

We are specialists with international tax issues, which includes: NAFTA convention between Canada, Mexico and the US; Residency status determination for income tax purpose; Immigrant tax planning and tax resolution; Tax withholding on nonresidents; Foreign tax credits; Canadian tax and US tax filings; Visa limitations, Canadian T1 and US 1040NR tax filings. We team up with immigration lawyers specialized in immigration matters and provide support to their work and litigation.

Foreign Tax

Foreign tax issues can be confusing, frustrating, overwhelming and intimidating. At Community CPA & Associates, Inc., we specialize in dealing with foreign tax issues. You can count on our extensive knowledge and experience to help solve your problem.

As an individual, you can encounter these issues when you are not a US citizen, but they can also crop up if you are a US citizen and have foreign investments and bank savings. As a business, you can encounter foreign tax issues when hiring workers in the United States with Visas, or when you need to send employees out of the country to work for a period of time.

To give you an idea of the types of other foreign tax assistance we offer, we've listed the questions we are frequently asked:

  • How to report the foreign assets on Form 8938?
  • I am in the United States only part of the year. Do I file 1040NR or 1040?
  • I am a dual-status alien. What do I do about my taxes?
  • I am an H1 Visa holder - I would like to start a business. How?
  • My wife has an ITIN. If I include her on my return, I would lose all of my refund. Why?
  • Can I have a business under an ITIN?
  • I want to buy a land in Iowa but I am not a U.S. citizen. Is there an issue?
  • I have rental property in China, but live in the U.S. for 3 months per year and live in Canada 9 months per year. Where do I need to file taxes, and how do I separate my income?
  • My company sent me to China this fall. What is going to happen to my tax return?
  • I have an excellent employee. But he cannot work here anymore unless my business sponsors him for an H1B Visa. Can you tell me whether my company is qualified to sponsor him? If so, what is the process to make this happen?
  • If I am an F-1 or J-1 Student Visa holder, what do I do with my tax returns? What are the tax treaties that apply to my country?
  • I have a bank account in Germany that I hold Euros in. Do I need to file with the IRS to tell them how much I have?
  • How do I convert my foreign currency to report it on my US tax return?
  • What forms do I need to file if I hold stocks in a company based in France?

If you have similar questions, you will surely find your answers with us. You can email us your questions, and depending on the complexity of your situation, we can often give you the answers you need without charge. If your situation is a bit more complex, you can set up an appointment and we will be delighted to work with you. We are committed to helping you understand and resolve these issues.


Accounting & Payroll

24/7 Payroll, Vendor Payments and Financial Information

Our online portal is the future of business accounting and payroll management. You are able to submit and access payroll information 24/7 by logging onto our secure, private portal. Paychecks can either be directly deposited into employee's bank accounts, or as the business owner, you can choose to print checks at your office. Our online portal also allows you to make vendor payments 24/7 or view financial statements from any location with internet access.


Business Consultation

We provide business IT solutions that give you the freedom to manage your business remotely.

You can monitor your cashier’s activities from your iPhone and research an event that was recorded online through our online camera system. In addition to providing 24/7 payroll and vendor payment access, we also set up POS and inventory system designed specifically for your needs.

Community CPA is globally oriented; hence immigration is an intricate part of the business. Over the years, the firm has partnered with immigration attorneys on many successful H-1 filings and is very knowledgeable of USCIS’ rules on H-1B “general contractors”. We are also familiar with the process of the immigration filings such as: L-1, EB2 & 5, citizenship and green card.

In addition, Community CPA is set apart by its vast array of services we provide such as:

  1. Corporate Bi-annual Renew
  2. Corporation Foreign Status Application/Determination
  3. ITIN Application
  4. Business DBA Name Registration/ Name Change
  5. Reinstatement of Corporation Status
  6. Business Plan
  7. Business Valuation
  8. SBA Loan Application
  9. Certificate of Existence
  10. Food License Application and Renewal
  11. Liquor/Beer License Applicati2on and Renewal
  12. Food Stamp Application
  13. Food Stamp Investigation
  14. WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Application
  15. Insurance Audit Representation
  16. Cigarette License Application
  17. Lottery Application
  18. Vendor Dispute & Relation
  19. Contract License Application
  20. Nail Salon Application
  21. Nonprofit Application

Business Loans and Business Plans

Are you thinking about starting a business? Are you wondering what your first steps should be? Community CPA & Associates, Inc. can help. We understand the underwriting process within each bank. Our team will take you through the "Three Steps to Run a Successful Business" plan, and provide you with the knowledge and information you need for institutional loan applications and jumpstarting your business.

Business IT Solutions

We provide business IT solutions that give you the freedom to manage your business remotely. You can monitor cashier activities on your iPhone, or you can research an event that was recorded online through our no monthly fee Internet-based camera system. In addition to providing 24/7 payroll and vendor payment access, we can also set up a POS and inventory system designed specifically for your needs. We guarantee you will be pleased with our reasonable fees for comprehensive, powerful and flexible total business IT solutions that offers convenience, freedom, and peace of mind.