ENSURING CONFIDENCE IN YOUR TAX PAYMENT For many businesses, state and local taxes make up one-half or more of the total tax burden, which includes sales/use, payroll, property and income taxes at both the state and local level. These taxes differ from federal income taxes and are quite complex. Unfortunately, it’s common for businesses to learn that they have underpaid or overpaid their state tax liabilities. Rest assured that with Berntson Porter, you won’t risk overpaying your taxes. We pride ourselves on helping clients eliminate the uncertainty of state and local taxes, so you can be confident the amount of tax being paid is correct. To learn more about Berntson Porter’s state & local tax expertise, click here to download our informational PDF.