Tax issues – whether personal or business related – can be complex. Our Tax group remains current on new laws and legislation in order to provide a wide range of tax solutions to accommodate your specific needs. Designations among our professionals include Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), and Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV).
Tax Planning And Compliance
Our professionals assist businesses, individuals and trusts with minimizing their tax burden at both the state and federal levels with in-depth experience in solving multi-state tax issues.
Louisiana Tax Incentive
With knowledge of Federal and Louisiana tax incentive details, our professionals ensure that our clients benefit from the business and industry programs available through Louisiana Economic Development (LED).
Federal & Louisiana Initiatives
Cost Segregation Analysis
Inventory Tax Rebates
Property Tax Assessment Review
Angel Investor Tax Credits
Digital and Interactive Media Credits
Industrial Tax Exemptions
Research and Development Tax Credits
Restoration Tax Abatement
Our cost segregation studies identify components of construction and/or acquisition costs that are eligible for accelerated depreciation, resulting in tax deferrals.
Through entity type analysis, Heard, McElroy & Vestal assists businesses in determining the type of entity that best fits their needs. With our expertise in estate, gift and trust matters, we guide clients through issues related to estate planning & administration, estate & gift tax, and succession planning.
We have access to quality, certified Louisiana tax credits that can be used to significantly reduce our clients’ Louisiana income tax liability.
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