Welcome to First State CPAs & Associates

Full-Service Accounting, Tax Preparation, Tax Planning and Bookkeeping for Individuals and Businesses Nationwide

At First State CPAs, we make YOUR life less taxing!

First State CPAs & Associates specializes in providing first-rate business accounting, tax preparation, and advisory services. Our team of dedicated professionals has the experience, insight, and business acumen to identify the best accounting solutions and tax strategies for maximizing deductions and credits, as well as improving overall business performance.


First State CPAs, Dover DEWe specialize in bookkeeping, payroll, income tax return preparation, and retirement planning, and serve a nationwide clientele consisting of individuals and businesses of all types and sizes (LLC, partnerships, C & S Corporations), as well as trusts and estates. As financial problem solvers, we provide practical advice and proactive solutions with personalized service. We are affordable, experienced, and friendly, and we tirelessly study and research the ever-changing world of tax law and regulation so that we can help every client realize the greatest possible savings and return on investments. Our office is conveniently located in Dover, Delaware. Please contact us today to find out more about how we can make YOUR life less taxing!

Tax
Services

First State CPAs, Dover DE - Tax Services
A comprehensive approach to both business and personal taxes that leverages veteran expertise with a passion for client satisfaction.

Accounting
Services

First State CPAs, Dover DE - Accounting Services
An uncompromising commitment to the most reliable accounting techniques and practices for both individuals and businesses.

Software
Services

First State CPAs, Dover DE - Software Services
Installation, setup and training for all versions of Quickbooks from in-house Advanced Certified Quickbooks ProAdvisors.

Retirement
Planning

First State CPAs, Dover DE - Retirement Planning
Invaluable guidance from in-house Certified Retirement Counselors with investments, risk management, estate planning and more.

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Trying to decide whether to rent or buy your home? Well, either way, we've got the tax part covered, but these three items in particular will tell you a lot about your available housing options.

1. Income - Spend one-third or less of your pre-tax income on housing.

2. Savings - Cash on hand is important because you’ll need money for deposits if you’re renting or down payment and closing costs if you buy.

3. Credit score - Your credit score can open or close the doors to certain mortgage products. But landlords and property managers are going to check your credit, also.
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Trying to decide whether to rent or buy your home? Well, either way, weve got the tax part covered, but these three items in particular will tell you a lot about your available housing options.

1. Income - Spend one-third or less of your pre-tax income on housing.

2. Savings - Cash on hand is important because you’ll need money for deposits if you’re renting or down payment and closing costs if you buy.

3. Credit score - Your credit score can open or close the doors to certain mortgage products. But landlords and property managers are going to check your credit, also.

Second-quarter estimated tax payments are due today.

If you’re self-employed, receive substantial dividend or interest income, recently sold property for a profit, or a number of other scenarios, you may owe estimated tax to the IRS.

Need help calculating your estimated tax payment or determining whether you owe one in the first place? Give us a call.
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When organizing your records, play it safe -- for the sake of any potential IRS run-ins. If you are holding any tax documentation, and are asking yourself, "Should I keep this or throw it away?" err on the side of caution and file that sucker. ... See MoreSee Less

When organizing your records, play it safe -- for the sake of any potential IRS run-ins. If you are holding any tax documentation, and are asking yourself, Should I keep this or throw it away? err on the side of caution and file that sucker.
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First State CPAs
& Associates
970 N State St,
Dover, DE 19901
 (302) 736-6657
Business Hours
January 1st April 15th
Monday–Friday:8am–5pm
Saturday & Sunday:closed
April 16th December 31st
Monday–Thursday:8am–5pm
Friday, Saturday & Sunday:closed