Katie Finegan joined the team at Walsh, Kelliher & Sharp in January 2014. Katie works on the preparation of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns, as well as processing payroll and preparing payroll tax returns. She also assists in accounting service work for our clients. In addition, she is a certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and assists clients with QuickBooks setup, recording transactions and processing payroll.
She graduated from the University of Alaska Fairbanks with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting in December of 2013 and will be pursuing her CPA license. Katie is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants (AKCPA).
Outside the office, Katie enjoys reading as many books as she can and spending time with her family.
On April 26, 2017 the Trump administration provided information on proposed tax law changes, many of which mirror his previous tax policy statements. Although these proposals lack significant detail, here is what the president proposes and how it might impact your tax liability:
Business Tax Rates - Trump’s proposal would cut the top rate on corporate...
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Tips for Holiday Charity Giving
The holiday season is the favorite time of the year for charities to solicit donations. It is also the time of year when scammers show up in force, pretending to be legitimate charities in hopes of swindling you. It is also a festive and very busy time of the year, and you may inadvertently overlook the documentation needed to verify...