The IRS has reminded taxpayers still waiting to file their returns to file as soon as possible. Taxpayers can use special tools available on IRS.gov that can help them file. The online tools are avail...
The IRS has announced that more forms can now be amended electronically. This includes filing corrections to the Form 1040-NR, U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return, Forms 1040-SS, U.S. Self-Employ...
The IRS has issued directions for its taxpayer facing employees to hold video meetings with taxpayers and their representatives. Going forward, the IRS will continue to offer video meetings via secure...
The IRS, state tax agencies and the tax industry have warned tax professionals of new and ongoing threats involving their systems and taxpayer data. This effort began with the Security Summit's annual...
The IRS, and the Security Summit Partners have encouraged tax professionals to inform their clients about the IRS Identity Protection (IP) PIN Opt-In Program to help protect taxpayers against tax rela...
The IRS has released its five-year strategic plan that outlined its goals to improve taxpayer service and tax administration. The plan would serve as a roadmap to meet the changing needs of the taxp...
The tentative Bond County equalization factor (multiplier) for Illinois property tax purposes has been set for 2021 at 1.0766. The final 2020 multiplier was 1.0734. Release, Illinois Department of Re...
The Wisconsin Department of Revenue has created a fact sheet that provides information about sales and purchases made by sellers of antiques, crafts, and artwork. Topics covered include seller’s per...
Chamberlain | Otte, CPAs
Corona Virus Response
We are open for business!
To ensure your protection and to protect our staff, we have implemented the recommednations of the CDC for re-opening our offices. Therefore, we ask:
- If you are not feeling well, do not come to our office
- Wear a face mask if you prefer
- Pracitce social distancing when in our office
- Use hand sanitizer when you come in and when you leave our office
- If you would prefer that we wear a face mask, let us know and we would be happy to oblige
We also have drop boxes available at our office if want to to drop off your information. The drop box is located on the alley side of the building towards the back. You can also send it to us via our secure portal, File Share (See link below) or through our online organizer, Client Collaboration (contact us for details). Lastly, you can always mail your information to us.
When your returns are completed, most of the above options are available to get your Form 8879 to you and\or the copy of your return. We also offer e-sign which allows you to sign electronically and provides you with a PDF of your return. Approval to file your returns via email will also be available if you don’t have a way to scan in your Form 8879. Staff will explain these options when they call to notify you that your returns are ready.
If you have any questions, please call us at (262)-249-1100
Thank you for your patience and we will do everything we can to get your tax returns completed in a timely fashion.
WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE FOR CHAMBERLAIN | OTTE, CPAs!
As you browse through our Website, you will see that not only have we highlighted background information on our firm and the services we provide, but we have also included useful resources such as informative articles (in our Newsletter section) and interactive financial calculators (in our Financial Tools section). In addition, we have taken the time to gather many links to external Websites that we felt would be of interest to our clients and visitors (in our Internet Links section).
On our home page you will find a link to our secure portal, File Share. This application will allow you to upload documents, QuickBooks files, and prior year tax returns to the portal where we can access them. Similary, we can upload these same documents for you to access.
While browsing through our Website, please feel free to contact us directly at (262)249-1100 with any questions or comments you may have - we'd love to hear from you. We pride ourselves on being proactive and responsive to our clients' inquiries and suggestions.