Services for Startups

Tax Services

Enjoy efficiency and peace of mind from our professional tax services for startups.

Tax Services for Your Startup, from Seed to Scale

Reduce Your Startup’s Tax Liability & Increase Your Tax Savings

Our startup tax accountants are dedicated experts in tax strategy and tax credits for startups.

Scale Your Startup, While We Handle the Tax Preparation

You’ve got a lot of things on your plate. Preparing taxes doesn’t need to be one of them.

Capture the Full R&D Tax Credit Your Startup Deserves

If you’ve invested in any R&D in the USA, there is a strong possibility your startup qualifies.

Develop A Winning Tax Strategy for Your Startup

We’ll help you develop a clear, long-term plan that ensures tax efficiency as you scale.

Enjoy a High Level of Service & Responsiveness

Burkland Tax Services are highly-proactive. But when it’s time to react, we’re there for you.

Scale Your Finance Function as You Scale Your Startup

We also offer fractional CFO, startup accounting, and people operations services for growing startups.

Bookkeeping & Accounting for Startups


Startup Tax Preparation

Burkland provides estimated income tax calculations for startups. We prepare:

  • Federal income tax returns
  • State income tax returns

Burkland makes sure our startup clients benefit from available tax regulations and codes. We also provide tax preparation suggestions with future tax implications in mind. Refer to our calendar of 2021 Tax Deadlines for Startups. Then use our Startup Tax Preparation Cost Calculator to see a tax preparation cost estimate for your startup.


R&D Tax Credit Analysis

The Research and Development Tax Credit is a government-sponsored tax incentive that rewards companies for conducting R&D in the USA. The credit incentivizes innovation throughout the economy and to keep technical jobs here in the USA. The credit can be claimed against the income tax liability or payroll tax if a company qualifies. Burkland’s tax preparation services help determine if startups qualify for the credit. Use our Startup Tax Credit Calculator see how much your startup may be able to save with the R&D Tax Credit.


Tax Compliance

Burkland assesses and prepares startups for all federal, state, and local tax matters. This includes:

  • Sales & use tax strategy
  • Delaware annual reporting
  • Business property tax
  • Other business taxes and related issues

Startup Tax Planning & Consulting

Burkland’s tax services include a full analysis of financial situations. We develop a plan for startups from a tax perspective to ensure tax efficiency. If a startup is facing tax-related problems, Burkland can help to solve them. We research tax topics to address tax-related issues within corresponding governing laws. We also provide IRS and State tax audit representation.