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Since 1978, the downtown Seattle certified public accounting firm of Karis R. Ricketts, CPA, PLLC has provided expertise and experience in US tax services to US and foreign businesses and individuals and in foreign tax planning and compliance to US and foreign businesses and individuals abroad.
All client records have been kept in digital form since 1995. Our completely integrated digital solution allows us to take your books and records in any form to financial and accounting analysis, tax planning to finished reports and tax returns. We can work at your offices, our offices or work with you completely electronically from anywhere in the world.
Because we have 37 years of experience in solving complex tax problems and ongoing substantial investment of time and resources in keeping current with tax law changes, state-of-the-art computer technology and extensive business relationships, we can quickly diagnose and solve your tax issues before they become problems.
You can use the information from our accounting analysis to make your business more efficient and profitable.
If you have questions or need information you want to check out on your own, we have the following available on our website:
Tax guide under Info Center
Newsletters for current month
Financial tools including calculators for loans, retirement planning, financial planning
IRS forms and publications under Info Center
US income tax treaties with Canada, France (in French and English), UK, Japan, China and Korea under Links
As you browse through our Website, you will see that not only have we highlighted background information on our firm and the services we provide, but have also included useful resources such as informative articles (in our Newsletter section) and interactive financial calculators (in our Financial Tools section). In addition, we have taken the time to gather many links to external Websites that we felt would be of interest to our clients and visitors (in our Internet Links section).
While browsing through our Website, please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments you may have - we'd love to hear from you. We pride ourselves on being proactive and responsive to our clients' inquiries and suggestions.