Tax Audit Defense for Small Business

Small business audits happen. Our tax pros are ready to act on your behalf and defend your interests. Get peace of mind for your small business.

Tax Audit Defense for Small Business
400% ROI*
From small business services on average
25 Hours**
Saved during tax preparation
1 Million+***
Consultations delivered

Audits Can Be Serious

Looking for tax audit help? Be prepared in case you receive an IRS notice. Our experts will ensure all the income tax audit paperwork is in order.

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We Do All The Work

We'll develop an action plan, create a communication strategy, and prepare all necessary financial accounting documents for tax audits.

Transparent Pricing

No hourly rates or hidden charges. What you see up front is what you get.

Protect Your Rights

We act on your behalf to ensure your taxpayer rights are protected and recieve a fair hearing during tax audits.

"Great avenue for all the needs of my small business. My dedicated accountant is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. l've been with him for 2 years now, and he always takes the time to answer questions in a way that is caring, understandable and prompt."

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December 30, 2023, Trustpilot

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State-Level Expertise

Your IRS audit defense comprises certified public accountants and tax professionals with expertise in your specific state tax and industry, ensuring you emerge successfully from your small business audit.

State-Level Expertise

Peace of Mind

Our tax professionals will provide a detailed analysis to ensure the accuracy of small business audit payments or refunds.

Peace of Mind

IRS Communication Notice

The IRS will never contact you by phone, text message, or e-mail. Official communications are delivered exclusively via the USPS.

Frequently Asked Questions about Tax Audit Defense

Underreported income is one of the most common reasons a small business would get audited. While determining whether to audit you, the IRS cross references your industry and locality to know what the typical deductions for a similar-sized business would take and how much.
You will receive notice of the IRS’s intent to audit you in the mail. The audit will happen either by mail or an in-person interview to review your records. The interview may be conducted at an IRS office or your home, place of business, or your accountant’s office.
There are four types of audits the IRS might conduct as they look into your small business finances. The four types of audits include Correspondence, Office, Field, and the Taxpayer Compliance Measurement Program. Whichever type of audit you receive, you’ll want the professionals at 1-800Accountant in your corner.
There are numerous benefits to utilizing a robust audit defense. It gives you peace of mind and the ability to fight the IRS on even ground. 1-800Accountant’s Audit Defense service ensures all of your income tax audit materials are in order and ready for IRS scrutiny.

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*Based on a $12.2k average 2022 tax refund per client, which is 4x the cost of a full-service package. Source: first-party data.

**Includes average business tax preparation, form completion and submission, record keeping, and other misc admin time. Source.

***Historical first-party data.