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Tax Services and Preparation for Businesses, Non-Profits and Individuals

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Our Professional Accounting and Tax Services Include:

Tax Preparation and Planning

We guide you through a full range of tax planning and preparation decisions with strategies that minimize your tax liabilities and maximize cash flow.

Business Accounting Services

Leveraging precious time and resources is key. Our accounting and tax services are designed to help your business maximize revenue and minimize tax liability.

Audits - Reviews - Compilation

Norton Collar Lund Lilley PLLC’s financial statement services comprise all three levels of assurance depending on your company’s needs

Estate and Trust Planning

Effective estate and trust planning can ensure financial security for loved ones. For businesses, it can maintain a smooth succession of ownership. We can help.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Sales

Whether you're buying, selling, or considering a potential merger, we can provide professional know-how to help you successfully structure and negotiate the deal.

QuickBooks® Accounting Services

We help you purchase the right product as well as install, setup and use it properly. We teach you how to use QuickBooks® more efficiently and more effectively.

What is the Corporate Transparency Act and do you need to comply?

Max Lanning, CPA

Norton Collar Lund Lilly, PLLC is pleased to announce Robert Maxell “Max” Lanning's promotion to Partner effective January 1, 2024.

“Max began his professional career with the firm in 2014. He is a tremendous asset to the firm and the community,” said Managing Partner Jon Lund, CPA. “We look forward to the many ways he will pursue his positive impact with clients, our team, and the profession.”

What Our Clients Are Saying


What Can Your Small Business Do Now to Lower Taxes for 2024?

Summer is a good time to take stock of how your small business is doing this year and consider options for reducing your 2024 federal income tax bill. Thankfully, it appears there won’t be any significant unfavorable federal tax changes that will take effect next year. If that’s an accurate prediction, the 2024 tax planning environment […]

Important Things to Know about 529 College Savings Account Withdrawals

Have you set up Section 529 college savings plans for your children or grandchildren? The major advantage of 529 plans is that qualified withdrawals are always federal-income-tax-free and usually state-income-tax-free. But there can be limitations on withdrawal rights and not all 529 withdrawals are tax-free, even in years when significant college costs are incurred. Here’s what you should know […]

How Catch-Up Contributions Can Bolster Retirement Savings

If you’re age 50 or older, you can make extra “catch-up” contributions to certain types of retirement accounts. Many people fail to capitalize on this opportunity because they haven’t looked at the significant impact these extra contributions can have on their retirement-age wealth.   If you’re worried that you won’t have enough money saved to be […]

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