Any bookkeeping, business or tax article contained in this communication, including attachments and enclosures, is not intended as a thorough, in-depth analysis of specific issues, nor a substitute for a formal opinion, nor can it be used to avoid tax-related penalties. If desired, we would be pleased to perform the requisite research and provide you with a detailed written analysis. Such an engagement may be the subject of a separate engagement letter that would define the scope and limits of the desired consultation services.

New Tax Law Affects Tax-Exempt Organizations

New Tax Law Affects Tax-Exempt Organizations

The Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act, passed on December 20, 2019, includes several provisions that may apply to …

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Reduce Chances of Being Audited

Tips to Reduce the Chances of Being Audited by the IRS

The word audit may be one of the scariest word for a business owner. It is a dreaded scenario by …

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Form 8962: Reconciling the Premium Tax Credit

Form 8962, Premium Tax Credit, reconciles 2019 advance payments of the premium tax credit and may also affect a taxpayer’s …

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Tax Treatment of State and Local Tax Refunds

Tax Treatment of State and Local Tax Refunds

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), enacted in December 2017, limited the itemized deduction for state and local taxes …

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Safeguarding your Tax Data

Safeguarding Your Tax Data: 9 Questions You Need to Ask Your Tax Preparer

The threat for tax data theft is still increasing most especially now that tax season has officially started again. Many …

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Home Equity Loan Interest Still Deductible

Home Equity Loan Interest Still Deductible

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has resulted in questions from taxpayers about many tax provisions including whether interest paid …

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New Rules for Depreciation and Expensing

New Rules for Depreciation and Expensing

As part of final guidance issued that pertains to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, new rules and …

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Make an IRA Contribution 2019

It’s Not Too Late to Make an IRA Contribution for 2019

If you haven’t contributed funds to an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) for tax year 2019, or if you’ve put in …

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Difference between Employee and Contractor

Worker Classification: Employee vs. Contractor

If you hire someone for a long-term, full-time project or a series of projects that are likely to last for …

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Costly Tax Mistakes To Avoid

Costly Tax Mistakes to Avoid

No one wants to pay more than what’s necessary. As a business owner, you need to be practical with your …

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Small Business Financial Services

We help you cut through the clutter and noise and help you focus on a clear path to success. We help you succeed with a reliable bookkeeping, payroll support and income tax reporting.
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Individual Income Tax Services and IRS Response Assistance

Stressed during tax season? Surprised with a huge tax bill? Receiving an IRS letter? FAS can help make your year-end tax compliance less stressful with professional tax services.
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US and Canada Cross Border Tax Services

Our experienced staff, combined with our US and Canada locations, allow us to provide the tax support you need, wherever you are, at home or abroad.
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Cristy Fontanilla of FAS Bookkeeping & Tax Services helped me navigate the complexity of tax rules applicable to my business and individual tax situation and guided me through the entire process.

Oscar Garcia
FAS is easy to work with.

Their communication with us and expertise has been invaluable. If you are a small business owner like I am, I highly recommend you call them and let them make your life much easier.
Colt Melrose
Running a small business is an extremely challenging task. However with a team like FAS, I do not have to worry about our bookkeeping and tax services.

They are truly great team!
Garage Guys Automotive

Very responsive! FAS bookkeeping service has been an integral part of my consulting business.

I highly recommend FAS to business owners who are looking for a reliable business partner to handle their bookkeeping needs.

Bruce Saxton

I have known Christy for about 5 years. She has assisted several of my clients and me personally.

If you are a business owner, Christy makes an outstanding strategic partner. I highly recommend her.

Gerry Brisson

I started looking for a new bookkeeping and tax service firm as my company was no longer getting the service that we deserve from a bookkeeping firm.

I highly recommend FAS to business owners who are looking for a reliable and professional bookkeeping and tax preparation service firm.

Mark Sargent

 Because of the nature of my business and report requirements from corporate that are time-sensitive.

I can count on Cristy and her team’s eye for detail and reliability to deliver accurate and timely financial information.

Terri Foster

We've been with FAS for years and they are one of the most professional and honest people we've worked with.

I highly recommend Cristy, Dennis and FAS Bookkeeping & Tax Services Firm.

Katie To

Being a small business owner means we’re always constrained by time and resource.

I highly recommend FAS for your bookkeeping and tax preparation needs.

Roy Andrade
FAS, with Cristy & Dennis, has been an important part of our progress as a company and I will not hesitate recommending them to business owners who are looking for a serious business partner for such a sensitive financial matter.
Jorge Vasquez
I have referred Cristy to many of our clients and have always been impressed by her professionalism and dedication to her customers.

If you own a small business and operate in the Houston or Katy area you will benefit from working with Cristy on your financials
Roland Parker
Christy is an awesome bookkeeper and adviser. I highly recommend her for personal tax and business tax.

Not only she help with our taxes, she even organize our entire book keeping for very reasonable price.
Kayla Cory
FAS is the best bookkeeping services I have encountered in my 39 years of self employment. They are hard working, ethical and honest in every aspect of their professional lives.

Both Dennis and Cristy have gone way beyond their normal duties to provide services at the highest level.
Marv Conway