Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Phillip B Chute - Licensed IRS Enrolled Agent

Phillip B Chute is an Enrolled Agent, tested, licensed and appointed by the IRS directly. He has prepared or supervised over 25,000 tax returns over 30 years. These are individual, business, fiduciary, estate, corporate, partnership, and many kinds of business entities. He has also represented clients in hundreds of audits including payroll and sales, tax, secured and unsecured property taxes, workman's compensation, Labor Board, IRS and FTB office and field individual taxes, corporate taxes, and estate taxes.

  • Initiated and represented tax audit appeals to supervision and five beyond that to Tax Court Appeals. My last office audit from the IRS business audit group in San Diego was a "no change" audit in 2010. - Won four of the five Tax Court Appeals
  • Negotiated various business and property sales for clients with greatly increased values from original, sometimes firm offers.
  • Published American Independent Business, a business entrepreneurial guide and textbook which was widely used in four colleges and libraries by business owners.
  • Held the title of President of Riverside Tax Consultants Association.
  • Achieved two first place and once second place Winner of Western States Kiwanis Clyde Hurley bulletin writing award and second place in Kiwanis International writing contest.
  • Tested and licensed directly by the IRS, they sometimes send me clients who are being audited. One new client complained about a $10,000 fee her CPA tax preparer charged her to review her audited tax return. I concluded the return and she reported the CPA to the IRS in violation of Tax Preparer regulations and guidelines (circular 230) and the billing vanished.

Other notables:

  • Extensive business and tax knowledge beyond four year accounting education at Northeastern U, Pasadena CC, and CSULA.
  • Private investigator licensed by California as a business reporter for Dun & Bradstreet.
  • Certified Audit experience on Government Grants under the direction of Marty Bloomenstein, CPA of Covina.
  • President of the Riverside Tax Consultants Association [1985 in City of Riverside].
  • Enrolled to practice Before the Internal Revenue Service awarded in 1976.
  • California Insurance licenses: Accident and Health, Life only, Variable Contracts, Fire and Casualty.
  • NASD licenses: Series 7 General Securities, 24 Supervision [OSJ], and 63 Registered Investment Advisor.

Writing & Editorial:

  • Published American Independent Business in 1985. This was a comprehensive 500 page business entrepreneurial guide which was used extensively as a college text and library reference.
  • Weekly bulletin editor for Upland Foothill Kiwanis Club and won the Cal-Ne-Ha Clyde L. Hurley Blue Bulletin award for Second Place in 1987, First Place in 1988 and 1989, and the Kiwanis International Award for Second Place [Honorable Mention] in 1989.
  • California Baptist College Major Support Award for contributions towards computer lab. Also, as a textbook author for their business classes.
  • Published Rock & Roll Murders in 2006. This fictional story is based on the Kola Radio station murders by Frederick Cote in 1990. The story contains actual trial testimony of Rod Pacheco as prosecutor vs Johnson of F. Lee Baily [O.J.Simpson trial] fame.

Highest Credential IRS Awards

IRS CE Provider Logo ColorIRS RPO Carol Campbell recently stated that "Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential IRS awards." Individuals who obtain this elite status must pass a three-part exam.

Enrolled Agents, like Attorneys and Certified Public Accountants, have unlimited practice rights and may 'stand in the place of any taxpayer negotiating a collection issue or responding to a tax return audit'."

CPA or EA, Which is Best

Many wonder what the differences are between a CPA (Certified Public Accountant) and an EA (Enrolled Agent).

EAs must know pretty much everything on income taxes for individuals, small businesses, partnerships, C corporations, and S corporations. They also need to know about inheritance taxes, gift taxes, estate taxes, payroll taxes, and retirement plans as well as non-profits.   Read More 

Published Books


American Idependant Business
The Business College Textbook

Over 5000 copies sold

By Phillip B. Chute

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Rock and Roll Murders

By Phillip B. Chute

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