Debra Houlden-Engvall joined the Carmines Robbins & Company, PLC team in December of 1996. As a Tax Preparer, Debra works remotely from her home in Kodiak, Alaska to prepare individual 1040 tax returns for clients. Prior to joining the firm, Debra served as a Tax Preparer and Instructor for H&R Block, and a Field Executive for both the Kennebec Girl Scout Council and Wagon Wheel Girl Scout Council. Debra has earned a Bachelor of Science in Business, with an emphasis in Marketing and Finance, from the University of Colorado. She is a lifetime member of the Girl Scouts of the USA, a Girl Scout leader, a Kodiak Arts council member, and a KMXT Public Radio member. In her free time, Debra enjoys hiking, traveling, running, and volunteering in the Kodiak community.
We enjoy sitting down over a great cup of coffee to learn more about you, your needs and your financial goals. Here are a few things we can do for you:
• We'll sort out your accounting.
• We'll minimize your taxes.
• Timely service and clear fee structure.
• Quicken/QuickBooks/QuickBooks Online/Peachtree Specialists.
• CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals
• Initial consultation...no charge!
• Great coffee!
Carmines Robbins' offers customized accounting services including BOSS™ (Back Office Support System) for the dental arts profession.
Small business owners in many communities offer downtown trick or treat events. Take advantage of this opportunity to build your business reputation. Involvement in local events goes a long way with both existing and prospective customers—indicating a vested interest in your community. Find creative ways to make your business stand out this trick-or-treat season. We hope the following suggestions will spark fun promotional ideas:
October marks Women’s Small Business Month, and we are happy and proud to recognize women in business both locally and around the world. Successful business women of the past and present continue to forge new paths for female entrepreneurs. We celebrate all those who are breaking the glass ceiling and serving as role models and mentors to women everywhere.
For many business owners, September tends to bring a bit of a slowdown. The chaos of getting kids prepared for going back to school has passed, and a focus on saving money tends to kick in as people prepare for the coming holiday spend. Combined, this can often translate into a lull for business owners.