Welcome to jhbrandscpas.com

John H. Brands is a Chicago-based Certified Public Accountant and Enrolled Agent, with extensive experience in representing clients in federal tax controversies and preparing individual and small business income tax returns. He maintains a comprehensive understanding of the IRS, its procedures, and processes. He resolves crucial tax issues for individuals and small business owners.

John H. Brands CPA provides accounting, tax and business advisory services to small businesses and individuals throughout the Chicagoland area. Many of his client’s originally came to him with IRS collection issues. Since most of these cases involved filing several years of delinquent tax returns with limited financial statements and supporting documents, he’s learned how to utilize resources such as transcripts from the IRS, county recorder offices, etc. Because his concentration is tax resolution in collection, exam and appeal matters, he has an intricate knowledge of IRS collections and is very skilled in IRS tax negotiation.

Mr. Brands is a CPA and EA and therefore has the business acumen that the CPA designation would suggest, and as an EA, the expertise in income tax and collections.

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