BC CONSULTING GROUP
Most Commonly Asked Questions:
Why hire BC Consulting Group?
Tax professionals and independent business owners value our services involving sales and use tax compliance. This leaves you and your staff to focus on matters that expand your firm and help your bottom line. If your tax department is understaffed, under trained, has a high turnover rate, or is located outside of Connecticut and not adequately familiar with Connecticut's tax law, our experience with the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services and dedication to our clients could be your solution. Contact us now for a free consultation.
What is the Going Digital Project and how does it help me?
The Going Digital Project is BC Consulting Groups new initiative to bring our clients into digital compliance before its required by the state of Connecticut. This saves time and money as our consultants work to increase the speediness of filing, set up security policies and procedures for digital stream line efficiency and overall increase the accuracy of your Connecticut sales and use tax filing. Clients that utilize the Going Digital Project now have the confidence in the security and accuracy of their sales and use tax return allowing for growth in other areas. Find out more about the Going Digital Project by contacting us today.
Is it Taxable or not Taxable?
Many companies struggle with determining weather their products or services fall within the state of Connecticut's definition of taxability. We have strong experience in determining whether or not specific items are taxable for sales and / or use tax. We provide you with references from state sales tax statutes regarding specific items along with our summary. Find out by contacting us to discuss your case.
Does my business have Connecticut sales tax Nexus?
Nexus can sometimes be difficult to determine, especially when there are active court cases to assess whether or not a certain company has Nexus in a particular state. Depending on the nature of your product, service, or distribution arrangements, Sales tax nexus may apply to your business even when you were certain it did not. We can provide support statutes and references to help you determine your sales tax nexus status. Contact us now for a free consultation.
Am I due a sales tax refund?
Are you sure the sales tax dollars you have paid to the State included only taxable items? We can review your filing and the nature of you service and products to see if a refund is due for your business. A refund check may be waiting around the corner for you. Please contact us for a free consultation.
The state has contacted me for a sales and use tax audit. Can you help?
Being former sales and use tax auditors, we know the methodology used by the state in assessing the sales tax amount your business may owe. Numerous factors will impact your audit including the knowledge, experience and work habits of your auditor. We can advise you during an audit, or we can perform an internal sales tax audit to review the final sales tax audit assessment for taxability and flaws in the methodology used by the auditor that may lead to lower sales tax payments for your business. Along with audit proven defense techniques contact us to discuss your case and schedule a free consultation.
How do we start?
For any of our services our first step overall is to get acquainted with your business and your sales and use procedures. This includes interviewing those individuals responsible for determining what sales and use tax should be paid, identifying procedures and possible errors in your processes and reviewing pertinent records. The planning process is essential to save time and ensure cost effectiveness, as well as to target our review to areas most likely to result in a refund.
Subsequent services may include completing audit work schedules and preparing calculation worksheets to support findings, filing requests, and providing representation during any subsequent meetings or correspondence with the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services.Contact us to schedule a free consultation.
I have general Connecticut sales tax questions, can you help?
Connecticut sales and use taxes can be intimidating even if you or your staff have experience with sales and use taxes. Many lawyers may not have the field experience of state tax examiners. We have the experience and know how to help your business with sales and use tax matters without the high cost of major accounting or consulting firms. Please contact us for more information on our general sales and use tax consulting services.
This web page and the information contained therein is intended to provide general information only, and is not to be considered as a substitute for accounting, consulting, investment, legal, tax, or other professional advice or services. Should you have questions or require further assistance please contact us directly.