At Freedman & Goldberg we view our professional accounting and advisory service as on-going process. Going a step further than simply completing the job, we continue to analyze and evaluate new options. We also want to be certain that you understand every facet of your financial situation completely. This approach enables you to be prepared to make informed financial decisions.
Over 40 years of experience with a diversified client base has prepared us to handle your business. We have worked extensively with individual as well as professional corporations, public companies, professional companies, professional athletes, real estate developers and managers in retail and small business, and are able to cater to your financial situations and individual concerns. Whether you need assistance with annual filings or tax planning, Freedman & Goldberg meets your specific needs. You will be assigned a professional specifically qualified to serve you and your organization. An on-going working relationship with this individual assures you continuity, dependability, and the personal service you deserve.
Accounting and Auditing
We offer a full line of accounting and auditing services. Our services range from compiled financial statements prepared from your accounting records, to reviewed financial statements required today by many banks and lending institutions. We also conduct audits of financial statements prepared using General Accepted Accounting Principles to satisfy the requirements of your investors, lenders or regulatory agencies, including HUD, MSHDA, and SEC.
As members of the Private Companies Practice Section (PCPS) of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) we maintain high standards for our work. We are also a peer-reviewed firm, which requires us to maintain a high level of professional and ethical standards.
Bookkeeping and Accounts Payable Processing
We have expanded our bookkeeping and accounts payable department to meet the growing demand from our customers. More and more, companies have discovered that outsourcing these services offers major benefits. With our bookkeeping staff maintaining your books, you can be assured of fast turn around on financial statements and accurate data for decision making.
Our staff can assist you in developing an effective way to maintain control over your business or personal finances while minimizing your costs. Our current list of customers who have chosen to use our Accounts Payable services come from several industries, including real estate management, retail food establishments, and medical offices. Our staff has experience with a number of software accounting packages, including Peachtree, QuickBooks, and Creative Solutions.
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Estates and Trusts
The death of a family member is a difficult period for any family or closely-held business. We can help by working with your attorneys to develop the estate or succession plan best suited for your needs. After your loss, our staff can help you with financial reporting for probate cases, filing final tax returns for a decedent, preparing and filing estate returns, and administering your trusts.
Payroll Service and Preparation
Freedman & Goldberg offers several different levels of payroll services, including:
* Setting you up for do-it-yourself payroll
* After the fact payroll processing, tax payments and required state and local forms
* Full service payroll, including direct deposit, paycheck delivery, federal, state and local tax payments
* Employee leasing options
* Section 125 plan administration (We also have a standard, IRS approved Section 125 you can adopt for your company)
Our staff has many years of experience in dealing with the Internal Revenue Service, including personal and business tax audits, delinquent tax returns, Offers in Compromise and other negotiating tools. We have in many cases been able to reduce or eliminate the amount of tax due by our customers.
We offer several types of support services for attorneys and their clients, including forensic accounting, probate accounting, and are able to provide our senior staff members as professional witnesses for hearings and other court appearances.
We prefer to address your personal and business tax needs in a proactive manner. By staying on top of new tax laws, tax court rulings and pending legislation, we are able to keep you informed about changes that can affect your family or your business. We are available year-round to provide our clients with tax planning, return preparation, correspondence from federal, state and local tax agencies, and more. Our tax team provides services for:
* Individuals and families, including divorce and support issues
* Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies and Corporations
* Estates and Trusts
* Gift taxes
* Non-profit entities
CPA Web Tax
Freedman & Goldberg, CPA’s now offers a fast and affordable method to file your tax return online. This service is ideal for many and offers the simplicity and flexibility of managing your taxes online, with the comfort and knowledge of having it prepared by a tax expert with over fifteen years of experience and reviewed by a CPA. Our online system will save you the expense of buying the software and all the required upgrades and avoid the expense and challenges of dealing with an inexperienced tax preparer at a national chain.
Now you can have the best of both worlds, an low cost filing and the knowledge and experience of a leading CPA firm.
Michael is a partner with the firm. He has been practicing since 1975 and specializes in taxes, investment and real estate. He has lectured on those topics and also published several articles on tax and real estate, some which have appeared in National Public Accountant and Taxes-The Tax Magazine.
Michael Goldberg is a member of the American Institute of CPA’s and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accounts. He earned his degree in accounting from Eastern Michigan University.
Eric has been a principal of Freedman & Goldberg, CPAs, P.C. since it’s inception in 1982. He specializes in management advisory services, business start-up, business restructuring, litigation support, and corporate and individual taxes. He has lectured to law firms and brokerage houses on a number of subjects including tax and related topics.
Eric Freedman is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Michigan Association of CPAs. He holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Eastern Michigan University.