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.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday need no introduction, but for small business owners it’s all about Small Business Saturday—an annual holiday shopping tradition that gets communities out in support of their local small businesses. Small Business Saturday falls on November 24 this year, so if you haven’t already…start getting the word out.
The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act of 2015 requires Forms 1099-MISC reporting non-employee compensation (NEC) in box 7 to be filed by January 31.
Small business owners in many communities offer downtown trick or treat events. Take advantage of this opportunity to build your business reputation. Involvement in local events goes a long way with both existing and prospective customers—indicating a vested interest in your community. Find creative ways to make your business stand out this trick-or-treat season. We hope the following suggestions will spark fun promotional ideas: