Schafer Group, Ltd LLC is a group of individuals that provide services in accounting and tax (personal and business), and auditing services for businesses.
We understand that each client is unique and has different needs, so we take the time to get to know you and your business in order to build a long-lasting relationship. In working with many different industries, we have gained knowledge to customize our services to the needs of you and/or your particular business. We are just the right size to provide you with personal service.
We can guide you through a full range of tax planning and preparation decisions with strategies that minimize your tax liabilities, maximize your cash flow and keep you on track to your financial goals. Our knowledge, analysis and thorough research on the ever changing tax laws can assist you in your personal finances and your business.
Financial statement services comprise all three levels of assurance depending on your company’s needs. Audits offer the highest level of assurance to third parties, and include in depth examination and confirmation of account balances. Reviews – provide limited assurance to outside interests and involve inquiries and analytical procedures that confirm financial statement matters and identify items requiring further analysis. Compilations are usually requested for internal purposes and are based upon information provided by a company’s management.
Our accounting services direct you closer to your goals with accurate record-keeping and reporting as well as support on financial issues such as initial accounting system setup, tax planning, general ledger, financial statement preparation, bookkeeping (monthly, quarterly, or annually), payroll processing, cash flow budgeting, personal financial statements, corporate tax planning and return preparation.
Mr. Schafer is experienced and has testified as an expert witness in a variety of court situations. The firm’s collective skills together with an investigative mentality, contribute in complex investigations and litigation matters.
Representation can be vital during an audit and our prior work with the tax authorities enables us to guide our clients in dealings with federal and state agencies. Mr. Schafer’s past experience and knowledge as an IRS agent is essential to helping our clients.
While we don’t make decisions for you, we will help you understand the ramifications of alternative courses of action.
Our professionals are business people, with the know-how and diagnostic skills necessary to assist you. We can help with an understanding of the changing TAX LAWS and a common sense approach to practical solutions you require for your business or your personal finances.