43460 Ridge Park Dr, Suite 200
Temecula, CA 92590-5518

Tax Filing Deadlines:

January 15th
Fourth quarter estimated tax payment is due.

February 1st
W-2, 1098 and 1099 forms. Issuers of these forms are required to send them out by February 1st.

February 15th
Open enrollment for tax year 2016 ends at the Health Insurance Marketplace

February 29th
W-2, 1098 and 1099 forms. Deadline for businesses to paper file these information returns. But if you file electronically your due date is March 31st.

March 15th
Corporations. File your calendar-year income tax return (Form 1120 or 1120-A) and pay any tax due or you can apply for an automatic six-month extension with Form 7004. If you file for an extension, you must also make an estimated tax payment.

S corporations. File your calendar-year tax return (Form 1120S) and pay any tax due. Send each shareholder a copy of Schedule K-1 (Form 1120S) or a substitute Schedule K-1. You can apply for an automatic six-month extension with Form 7004, but you must pay any tax due.

S corporation election. File Form 2553, Election by a Small Business Corporation, to choose to be treated as an S corporation beginning with calendar year 2016. If Form 2553 is filed late, S corporation status will begin with calendar year 2017.

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Esther N. Phahla, CPA, A Professional Corporation is a Temecula, California Professional Tax Services Firm specializing in tax preparation and tax planning for small businesses and individuals.

Our mission is to provide tax preparation and tax planning services to our clients’ diverse needs using a Close Personal Attention. Thereby offering tax savings strategies to help them keep more of what they earned. While maintaining an uncompromised standard of ethics, and a commitment to provide innovative and value-added solutions to our clients and community. We strive to exceed our clients’ expectations by meeting their needs in a responsive manner. We are responsive to the needs of the community by volunteering time and resources and embrace multiculturalism as an integral part of our Firm.

2013 Sterling Business of the Year
by the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce

Specialty Areas

  • Corporations/S Corporations
  • Partnerships/LLCs
  • Individuals

Industries we serve

We work with individuals and small businesses. Our direct and indirect business clients are in the following industries, namely:-

  • Health Care ( incl. Doctors, pharmacists, dentists, clinics, chiropractors)
  • Real Estate
  • Service Industries( e.g. lawyers, architects, consulting firms).