Business Consulting

Choices for Legal Entity Status

Thinking of starting a business? Perhaps your “part time” business has turned into something more. The proper legal entity selection with the IRS and State of Michigan makes a terrific difference on tax liability and legal protections. You should consult with a qualified attorney and a trusted tax adviser.   To simplify the business formation and incorporation process for new and developing businesses throughout the Mid-Michigan area, our CPA firm provides the following services:

Ralph Roberts, CPA, PC – Flint, Michigan CPA

 Start Up Business Services

  • Entity selection and formation
  • Incorporation and business formation
  • Business plan development
  • Loan assistance and support
  • Bookkeeping and payroll
  • Cash flow projections
  • New business consulting


Our goal is to simplify the start-up and development phases so you can focus more of your attention on growing your business.


Our clients typically save taxes each year by using this two-step strategy:

Choosing and maintaining the right type of structure (s-corporation, c-corporation, partnership or LLC) for your business.

Implementing our ongoing quarterly tax planning services to secure the best possible tax position for the available benefits.

 Avoid Common Mistakes

Many existing business owners throughout Mid-Michigan come to us with previously formed corporations or Limited Liability Companies (LLC), but are not taking advantage of the “built in” tax benefits. Effective tax planning and coordination, often puts money into your pocket. Let us help you Keep More of What You Earn!