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Tax Return Preparation


April Gutierrez, EA, LTC

April Gutierrez, LTC, EA

Selecting the right tax firm is an important decision. If finding a company with experienced staff who will provide attention to your individual needs and take the time to answer your questions is what you are looking for, Pacific Northwest Tax Service is the place for you.

Our team of tax professionals is committed to providing the very highest level of knowledge and experience to every customer.  We operate Oregon's leading tax school, and take pride in providing educational programs that benefit tax professionals around the world. Our staff is up-to-date on tax laws, and receive extensive education.

In 2001, we founded Pacific Northwest Tax School to provide quality education to our staff and other tax professionals nationwide.

Client Needs Come First

When you work with any one member of our staff, you can be assured your needs are put first. 

  • Our preparers do not work for commissions, and will not pressure you to purchase additional services or add-ons in an effort to increase the fees you pay.
  • Our staff will work together as a team to ensure you have access to specialized knowledge directly related to your tax situation. 
  • We make our pricing transparent with no hidden fees.  See our pricing page for more details.

Delivering a timely, accurate tax return and saving you tax dollars in the process is what we are all about.


Tax Return Types

No matter what type of tax return you have, our staff has the training and experience to provide you with expert advice and competent, ethical service.   We offer tax return preparation services to individuals, businesses, estates and trusts. Please select the type of return you would like to have us prepare for you from the list of options below, to learn more.

Individual 1040
Limited Liability Company & Partnership
Estate & Trust
Non-Profit Organization (NPO)

Tax Preparation for Individuals

Whether your tax return is simple or complex, you will be working with a team of tax professionals, experienced in all areas of individual tax law, including:

Tax Deductions Income Types Special Situations
  • Casualty and theft losses
  • Charitable giving
  • Children & dependents
  • Childcare expenses
  • Earned Income Credit
  • Education & students
  • Home office expenses
  • Home ownership
  • Medical and dental expenses
  • Independent contractors
  • Dividend/Interest/Investment
  • Foreign earned income
  • Foreign investments/FBAR/FATCA reporting
  • Pensions/IRAs/Annuities
  • Rental property
  • Sales of stock, real estate & other property
  • Bitcoin and cryptocurrency trades
  • Self-employment
  • Ministers & Clergy Members
  • Divorce & child custody arrangements
  • Household employee taxes
  • Multi-state tax returns
  • Nonresident alien (1040NR) returns
  • Dual status resident returns
  • Sale and purchase of home
  • Starting and closing a business
  • Tax planning

Tax Preparation for Business

While our roots are in individual tax law, we now service a broad range of clientele in many different industries. We have personnel with expertise in:

Industry Business Entity Type
  • Artists
  • Farming
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical and Professional Services
  • Restaurant and Food-Services
  • Transportation & trucking
  • Employment Agencies
  • Supermarkets and Retail
  • Distributors
  • Sales
  • Wholesale
  • Medical and Legal Professionals
  • Real Estate
  • Sole-proprietors/Self-employed
  • Limited Liability Companies (LLCs)
  • Partnerships
  • S-Corporations
  • C-Corporations
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Estates and trusts

Preparing for your tax interview

Coming prepared for your interview will save you time and money. We have tools on this site to help you prepare for your interview, including:

Tax Organizers

What to Bring Checklist

Tax Client Resources