Founded in 1991 by Steven Ellard, Steven M. Ellard CPA has served Brewster and the surrounding Cape Cod communities for more than 30 years. Living and working in the community we serve, we are committed to using our expertise to help its citizens to thrive. In fact, Steven has served on Brewster’s finance committee for 10 years, and has participated in committees to build the elementary school and playground, as well as to elect a director for the Chamber of Commerce. Steven has also coached and sponsored several local youth sports teams.
We believe in the power of community and in building relationships with our friends and neighbors that stand the test of time. Whether you are a small business or an individual, we understand your unique needs. We are dedicated to your success, and work with you year-round to implement strategies that will help you reach your full financial potential.
What do accountants do with themselves after tax season? Actually, the same thing they do during busy season: They work hard for their clients. The only difference is that instead of cranking out tax returns, they help clients work through other aspects of their financial health—including issues revealed during the yearly tax return process.
Spend it? Save it? Invest it? Share it? Here are a few ideas for putting your tax refund to work for you:
Most professions have their own lingo, and accounting is no different. What is different is that you have a vested interest in understanding what your accountant tells you about your financial situation. So, here’s a quick primer on common accounting terms—some business-related, some general—to keep you in the know: