Ronald W. Stokes, CPA, PC

2100 Providence Park Ste. 200, Birmingham, AL 35242 205-437-0131;

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We are a full service tax, accounting, and business consulting firm located in Birmingham, AL.  Click here to read more.

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Updated Standard Mileage Rates for 2017

The IRS has announced the 2017 optional standard mileage rates for the compensation of costs of operating a passenger automobile for business, charitable, medical, or moving expense purposes. -Business use … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Top Retirement Concern

Outliving Money is Top Retirement Concern According to New AICPA Survey of CPA Financial Planners Americans’ are fearful of outliving their money in retirement and feeling stressed about healthcare costs, … Continue reading

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

What Keeps You Awake At Night?

We can help you address the issues that keep you up at night. Where will your business be in five years? Are there some areas where you can improve your … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Student Loan Debt: We Can Provide the Decision-Making Details You Need

Did you know that the average student loan balance is $24,803? Student debt is taking a heavy toll on borrowers, according to an American Institute of CPA’s survey, which found … Continue reading

July 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Stop Tax Identity Theft in Its Tracks

Imagine after sending in your annual tax return, you receive a notice from the Internal Revenue Service saying that another return has already been filed using your name and Social … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

2015 Pension Plan and IRA Limits

The 2015 elective deferral limit for employees who participate in 401(k), 403(b) and most 457 plans is increased to $18,000.  The catch-up contribution limit for employees aged 50 and over … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Do you know how much you pay in taxes?

At last. A tax calculator that will give you a clearer picture of the number and types of taxes you pay and their estimated amounts. The Total Tax Insights™ calculator … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Belize Project – Phase 2

In early August, I traveled to northern Belize for phase 2 of the financial stewardship and reporting project.  I worked one-on-one with five parochial schools and the general manager’s administrative … Continue reading

September 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Stokes appointed to College Counts 529 Plan Board

Governor Bentley recently re-appointed Ron Stokes, CPA, to the Alabama College Counts 529 Plan Board.  Stokes was originally appointed to the board by then-Governor Riley through June 2013.  Governor Bentley … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

What to do if your trust has stopped making sense…

Americans were once “trust-happy.”  Now many are having second thoughts, and rightly so. Given the 2013 tax law, a trust may be more trouble and expense than it’s worth.  Worse, … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · Leave a comment