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RESTON, Virginia — June 27, 2019
BAS Accounting Services, CPA Firm was honored as the recipient of the 2019 New Member of the Year Award for Chamber Excellence by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes the new business member within the Chamber of Commerce which throughout the year continually provided superior service, dedication and commitment to the Chamber and its members, and which was actively involved in one or more committees helping to better the Reston Chamber and to further its mission.
The award was recognized by the United States House of Representatives in the Congressional Record and the United States Senate via a certificate of special recognition and recognition letter from Senator Mark R. Warner, stating "This honor recognizes the firm's exemplary leadership in both its industry and the community".
"It is an honor to be recognized by fellow members of our business community and the Chamber of Commerce for the positive impact that our firm has made this past year. Being a part of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce has greatly benefited our business. Through our membership and involvement in the chamber we have formed many new relationships with business owners and executives, while expanding the reach and awareness for our firm", said Rick Crosswhite, BAS Accounting Services, Business Development Partner.
BAS Accounting Services is a Certified Public Accountant Firm located in Ashburn Virginia in the heart of the Dulles corridor. With combined technical expertise in public accounting, auditing, and domestic and international tax the firm provides accounting, audit, financial reporting and tax solutions for clients ranging from not-for-profit organizations, to start-up organizations and large publicly held corporations.
Established in 2008, the CPA firm has for more than a decade supported the accounting needs of individuals and companies of all sizes (from small to medium to large) providing the following services portfolio:
RESTON, Virginia — May 29, 2019
BAS Accounting Services, CPA this past week was nominated for three ACE Awards for Chamber Excellence by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce. ACE Award recipients are nominated by their peers within the business community for demonstration of excellence, industry innovation and Chamber support over the past year. Final recipients will be acknowledged at the June 27, 2019 Annual Meeting and Awards for Chamber Excellence (ACE) Luncheon.
“It is a great honor to be recognized by our peers as a valued member of the Greater Reston Area Business Community.”, Rick Crosswhite, Business Development Partner, BAS Accounting Services, Certified Public Accountant Firm.
ASHBURN, Virginia — May 6, 2019
BAS Accounting Services CPA Partner and Tax expert, Karen Crosswhite, delivered a one hour presentation on the topic of Small Business Strategies Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). Visit https://loudounconference.com for more details.
In December 2018 Congress enacted the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) which includes many changes that affect small businesses. As the rules from the IRS are clarified it’s important to understand what opportunities small business owners can take advantage of. In this down to earth presentation , CPA Karen Crosswhite, of BAS Accounting Services covered tax saving strategies related to each of the following five areas:
1. Retirement Plans
2. Meals vs Entertainment
3. SE Tax Minimization
4. Qualified Business Income
5. State and Local Taxes
ASHBURN, Virginia — December 17, 2018
BAS Accounting Services CPA Partner, Karen Crosswhite, was honored this week by George Mason University as the first recipient of the university’s School of Business Shrivastava GovCon Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year.
The scholarship was established in memory of S.P. ‘Shri’ Shrivastava, to provide support to emerging entrepreneurs who have made service to the country a priority of their corporate mission.
Karen Crosswhite is the co-founder and lead CPA Partner at BAS Accounting Services and is actively involved with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA).
Having spent more than a decade in the accounting and finance profession, Karen sought out George Mason University's master’s program as a means of expanding upon her prior knowledge in the field of accounting and business. The coursework in the program also fulfills the continuing professional education credits (CPE) mandated by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) in order for CPAs to maintain their license.
According to Karen, “It’s important for anyone in the field of accountancy to continually reinforce and expand their knowledge and skills pertaining to new advances, regulations and overall spectrum of finance, accounting, and taxation."
“As owner and lead CPA Partner of BAS Accounting Services, our firm's partners and I recognize that our clients continually rely on the aid of accounting experts with knowledge of current accounting standards, practices, codes, and regulations,” she says.
GMU’s Accounting Master’s Program provides advanced learning opportunities from experts in our field, as well as professionals with experience in tangential fields, such as forensic federal investigation, who are able to infuse the program’s curriculum with real world experience.
About BAS Accounting Services:
BAS Accounting Services, LLC is a Certified Public Accountant Firm founded in 2008 and reorganized in 2018. The firm supports domestic and international businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and individuals with auditing, reviews, attestation, compilation and preparation of financial statements, tax services and business advisory services.
ASHBURN, Virginia — February 11, 2018
BAS Accounting Services, in partnership with the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, is co-sponsoring the chamber's Business Education Series. The mission of the Business Education Committee is to establish the vision and coordinate the delivery of a dynamic series of continuing educational workshops to Chamber members and the community for practical application in the growth and success of their businesses. Held at the Grerater Reston Chamber of Commerce Office from 8:30am to 10:00am on the 4th Wednesday of each month, the workshops are open to GRCC Members as well as the general business community. Business Education workshops are complimentary for current Chamber members and $15 for future members. The workshops are designed to support business growth and cover a variety of topics.
Upcoming Business Education Workshops include:
Wednesday, February 13
8:30 - 10:00 am
Wednesday, February 27
8:30 - 10:00 am
Wednesday, March 20
8:30 - 10:00 am
Join BAS Accounting Services in Cork Ireland at the REPUBLIC OF WORK on the 19th of June for a discussion on recent changes to the U.S. tax code that may benefit or impact your organization and its clients. The free seminar will be presented by the Managing CPA Partner of US-based Certified Public Accountant Firm, BAS Accounting Services.
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
13:00 – 14:00 IST
REPUBLIC OF WORK
12 South Mall Street