About our Firm

Richardson Accounting and Tax

Our Vision

Defending taxpayer rights to ensure fairness under the tax laws is our business. If you are experiencing tax problems with the IRS, State or Local tax authorities, we can represent you. This can include resolving back taxes, tax audit defense, entering into settlement agreements, filing tax disputes and a wide range of specialized topics.

Our People

Howard Richardson

IRS and State Tax Representation

Howard Richardson is an Enrolled Agent, a federally authorized tax practitioner empowered by the US Department of the Treasury to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in administrative matters regarding audits, appeals and collections. Enrolled Agents have unlimited practice rights before the IRS in all fifty US states. Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential awarded by the IRS. 

​Mr. Richardson is an active member of the California Society of Enrolled Agents (CSEA).

Taxpayer Bill of Rights 3: The Right to Pay No More Than the Correct Amount of Tax

Taxpayers have the right to pay only the amount of tax legally due, including interest and penalties, and to have the IRS apply all tax payments properly. -Internal Revenue Service

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