Specialty Tax Services

Tax Compliance

Tax Compliance, Audit Representation

Our firm not only provides tax compliance and consulting services, we defend our clients when they come under audit from the Internal Revenue Service or state taxing authorities. We work with our clients to prepare them for the audit and explain the steps involved. We are also present with our clients during the physical examination.

Our professionals have years of combined experience in representing and defending our clients when they have been audited. 


State and Local Taxation

State and Local Tax Consultation

Our firm provides state and local tax (SALT) planning to our clients who have operations or investments in multiple states. With clients living and working in almost every state, our professionals are required to be up-to-date on the various state tax laws and regulations. Whether income, excise or sales/use, we have the experience to advise our clients how to secure optimal tax positions and explain how those tax positions affect the overall tax liability.

Our expertise includes knowledge of state tax credits and incentive programs that various states have implemented:

  • Film Tax Credits
  • Retraining Credits
  • Low Income Housing Tax Credits
  • Mill Credits
  • Renewable Energy Credits
  • Employer Tip Credit


estate & trust maNagement

We work with Estates & Trusts to handle the following:


  • Bookeeping
  • Tax Return Compliance
  • Asset Inventory
  • Valuation Assistance
  • Executor Support
  • Attorney Support
  • Financial Counseling for Beneficiaries

Harless and Associates has offices in West Palm Beach and Jupiter, FL along with the offices of the Fuoco Group in New York and Florida. For full service accounting and tax services at our Jupiter location, search accounting services Port St. Lucie, accounting services Martin County, accounting services Palm Beach Gardens, accounting services Jupiter, accounting services Stuart and accounting services Juno.