As an owner of our firm, Beth oversees the quality of client services and the overall office procedures. Her areas of specialization include business organization, income tax, tax planning, and general business consulting for optometric practices and other service based businesses.
Prior to establishing BurkeenClagg, Beth was a partner at a local CPA firm and later had her own firm, Burkeen and Associates—both in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
A graduate of Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, Beth earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting.
Beth is a member of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), and serves as treasurer for the Brookside Business Association in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
When she’s not at the office, Beth enjoys hiking, biking and spending time with her family and friends.
The combination of running a business and your life and preparing for tax time can drive some people into a slight panic. But no need to get stressed if you are prepared. Now is the time to start organizing all documents required to file your tax return.
Like the old paraphrased saying goes: In this world, two things are certain—death and taxes. The recent federal tax overhaul changed a lot of rules, so it’s as important as ever to understand your tax obligations, including those on Social Security benefits.
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