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Cynthia R. Groskopf
(970) 249-7738
403 N . First
Montrose, CO
Glen D. Andrew
16048 6765 Road
Montrose, CO
James Williams
J.F. Williams Co., Inc.
(303) 753-4506
950 S. Cherry Street, Suite 414
Denver, CO
Ongoing Investment Management, Estate & Generational Planning Issues
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, BS, CFP®, CPA, MS

Paul Lemon
Integrated Financial Planning, PC
(970) 259-6739
269 North Road
Durango, CO
Ongoing Investment Management, Cash Flow/Budgets/Credit Issues, Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Middle Income Client Needs
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, CPA/PFS

Darlys V. Anderson
13199 Ash St
Thornton, CO
Michael W. Johnson
%Michael W Johnson Cpa Cva Llc
Montrose, CO
James Watt
James L. Watt Financial Advisors, Ltd.
(970) 225-1440
6248 Buchanan Street
Fort Collins, CO
Helping Clients Identify & Achieve Goals, Ongoing Investment Management, Retirement Plan Investment Advice, Investment Advice without Ongoing Management, Tax Planning, Hourly Financial Planning Services
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CPA/PFS

Larry Soukup
Cambridge Financial Advisors, LLC
(719) 539-1040
134 F Street, Suite 206
Salida, CO
Planning Issues for Business Owners, Tax Planning, Estate & Generational Planning Issues, High Net Worth Client Needs, Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, CPA, JD, MBA

Colleen Miller
Finance by Design Inc.
(970) 212-4720
123 N. College Avenue, Suite 200
Fort Collins, CO
Planning Issues for Business Owners, Middle Income Client Needs
NAPFA Registered Financial Advisor, CFP®, CPA, JD

Donald W. Mercier
2519 Logan Cir
Colorado Springs, CO

Changing Role of Accountants

Changing Role of Accountants

With products like Turbo Tax improving, many wonder where this leaves accountants. Ironically, the changing role of accountants is helping people save on their taxes.

Changing Role of Accountants

Given the fact that paying taxes isn't the most popular of tasks, most people don't give much thought to the role of accountants. Going to your accountant is often viewed much like going to the dentist. It is not going to be fun, but it needs to be done. While a toothache isn't fun, an audit is one of the biggest fears of most taxpayers. I guarantee you that no contestant would survive if the Fear Factor television show made them undergo a tax audit!

Given this situation, it is hardly surprising that most people view the role of an accountant as the preparation of confusing tax returns. With the advent of tax preparation software programs, many wonder why they need an accountant. More than a few accountants have probably wondered as much also.

There is no disputing the tax preparation software revolution has led to a changing role of accountants. Ironically, the change is good for both taxpayers and accountants. No longer does an accountant count on spending time filing out tax returns. Heck, even accountants use software to do this now!

The role of accountants is now to do tax planning for their clients. The best accountant is one that drags you into his or her office once a year to look at your finances and plan a strategy to limit what you w...

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