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Akopyan & Co. is continuing to serve our clients during this uncertain time. However, please note that all appointments are now being conducted via phone or online tools.

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Our Services

ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING

We handle your books so you can focus on running your business. With our timely financial reports, you’ll always know where things stand.

STRATEGY & SUPPORT

Get strategic with our Business Owners Package: It’s like having a part-time chief financial officer dedicated to helping you grow.

PAYROLL MANAGEMENT

From direct deposit to W-2s, we take away your payroll headaches—and give you and your employees convenient electronic access.

BUSINESS OWNERS TAX RETURNS

Your business impacts your personal taxes, too. We eliminate surprises and ensure your returns are aligned to minimize your tax liability.

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What challenges do you face?

I wonder if I’m getting everything right with my company’s books.

Your time should be spent managing your business instead of spending hours fighting with the numbers. We’ll give you those hours back. Learn more.

I feel like I don’t really understand the financial side of my business.

Our Business Owners Package gives you the complete picture—so you know exactly where your business is today, and where it’s going tomorrow. How it works.

I’m always frustrated with payroll. I need a better way.

With our convenient cloud-based portal, all you need to do is enter your employees’ hours. We’ll take it from there—and take away your worries. Learn more.

From Our Blog

March 15 Is Tax Deadline For S-Corp And Partnership Extensions

March 15, 2018, is the deadline for filing 2017 S-Corp and partnership tax returns, or extensions. Don’t miss any of these tax filings, it could cost you. The official deadline to file your federal income tax return each year can be a little shifty. Yes, it’s supposed to be April 15—unless something interferes with that timing…

How Much Is the Property Tax in Seattle?

This is post 1 of 2 in the series “Seattle Taxes” How Much Is the Property Tax in Seattle? How Do You Calculate Your Seattle Property Taxes? Rates will start at 1.1% for the amount of a property up to $500,000, according to the Washington State Department of Revenue. The rate of 1.28% will remain for…

What is the sales tax in Seattle?

9.6% The location code for Seattle is 1726 and the combined tax rate is 9.6%. The 9.6% sales tax rate is collected and then distributed as follows: 6.5% goes to the state of Washington. 2.7% goes to the City of Seattle. http://dor.wa.gov/content/fileandpaytaxes/fileoramendmyreturn/retailing/retailingact_statesalestax.aspx People also ask: How much is the property tax in Seattle? What is…

Form 1096 Due Date in Year 2017 – January 31, 2017

File Form 1099-MISC by January 31, 2017, if you are reporting nonemployee compensation in box 7 such as payments to independent contractors. File Forms 1097, 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922, or W-2G on paper by February 28, 2017, or March 31, 2017, if filing electronically. People also ask What is the deadline for 1099 forms to be mailed? What is…

Storing tax records: How long is long enough?

Federal law requires you to maintain copies of your tax returns and supporting documents for three years. This is called the “three-year law” and leads many people to believe they’re safe provided they retain their documents for this period of time. However, if the IRS believes you have significantly underreported your income (by 25 percent…

Seattle Business License Tax Due Dates