20 years of tax experience, working for you and your family
At Hirlinger, PLC, a Phoenix CPA firm, we focus on developing a strong, personal relationship with all our clients. We have a reputation for providing financial guidance and strategic support to help your business improve productivity, increase profitability and minimize taxes. But we think we are more than the average accounting firm. We are also your neighbors in Phoenix and we care about our community as much as you do.
We’re glad you stopped by to learn more about our accounting firm and the accounting, tax and financial consulting services we provide to help your business grow and succeed. We look forward to talking with you. Give us a call at 602-861-0033 and let us know how we can help you. There is no cost or obligation for the introductory consultation.
Chuck graduated from Central Missouri State University in May, 1982 with a double major in accounting and finance.
He began his career in the tax department of a regional CPA firm in the Midwest. There, Chuck gained invaluable experience specializing in tax accounting, planning, and preparation for small and medium-sized businesses. In 1985, Chuck moved to Arizona and continued to develop his expertise in tax accounting by working in the tax department of a large CPA firm in downtown Phoenix. In that position, Chuck became proficient in both accounting and sophisticated tax issues.
Finally, in 1999, Chuck opened his own practice, providing local businesses with dedicated, high-quality accounting, tax, and general business advisory services. In January 2001, Chuck earned his Series 7 and 66 licenses and expanded the breadth of the Firm by adding personal financial planning and investment advisory services.
I hope you’ll forgive me for being blunt.
I am Charles Hirlinger, I’m a CPA, PFS and realize that you may not be used to seeing a tax professional talk like this. It’s not my intention to offend (I’m actually being very careful with my words–I am a tax professional, after all).
But I think you’ll agree that the times we’re currently facing require a little straight talk.
Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes. But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!
As a tax professional, it truly breaks my heart, knowing that just a few thousand, or even a few hundred bucks for us “regular guys” out of that vast pool of overcharging could make a world of difference–and they are just sitting there, unclaimed! And with the economy we’re facing now…it’s essential that the “right” professional handles your taxes and other financial matters.
You see, all tax professionals are not the same. From the “discount” chains (notice the quotes) to classic accounting firms, most fly through tax season in a disorganized mess–bleary-eyed and hopped-up on caffeine. It’s no wonder that they treat you like a number and lapse into excuses and tax-talk. (I told you that I would be blunt.)
I’ve put more of my thoughts on these matters in free reports:
Click the button on this page to request either of these free reports from us, and we’ll rush your copy to you immediately. Feel free to poke around our site and discover why I’ve been called “The Most Trusted Tax Professional in the Phoenix Valley Area.
PS–When you grab either of these free reports, we’ll also add you to our weekly email series on “Real World” Strategy (for individuals). Our readers enthusiastically forward these to their friends and peers all the time, and they’re not your standard “tax tips”.
PPS–Already ready to come in?
I don’t blame you…many folks are fed up with the other options out there. Our schedule is very full…but if you call us at (602) 861-0033 or Email Us, we’ll give you two options for coming in right away! We will NOT make dealing with a tax professional as painful as it’s been in the past!
Talk again soon,
Charles Hirlinger, CPA, PFS
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