• IRS Provides Free Webinar on “Paycheck Checkup”

    IRS is providing a free webinar on March 28, 2019 on a "Paycheck Checkup." The webinar is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. A "Paycheck Checkup" is done to check tax withholding using the IRS Withholding Calculator and make necessary adjustments to avoid having too little or too much tax withheld from paychecks.

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    Missouri Withholding Tax Table Error

    Due to an error in the state's withholding tables, individuals who normally expect to receive a refund may not receive it and those who normally do not expect a tax bill may end up with one. The following are some of the resources for helping affected taxpayers:

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    Tax Organizers

    We are currently working on sending out our annual tax organizers. If you would you like yours to be delivered electronically, please give our office a call at (636)530-1040 and ask for Missy or Lauren to assist you.

    2019 Tax Changes that may affect you:

    *Income tax brackets will increase in 2019 to account for inflation *The standard deduction will increase to $12,200 for single filers and $24,400 for married couples filing jointly *There will no longer be a penalty for not having health insurance coverage

    2019 Retirement Plan Contribution Limits

    The 2019 maximum elective contribution limits have been increased to $19,000 and $25,000 (if over age 50) for 401(k) plans and 403(b) plans. The Simple 401(k) limit up to age 49 is $13,000 and $16,000 for ages 50 and older.

    Meal & Entertainment Changes Under Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

    With the signing of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law, there are new limitations on the deductibility of business meals and entertainment expenses. Click for more info:

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  • Areas of expertise

  • Location: 260 Chesterfield Ind Blvd Chesterfield, MO 63005

    Call: (636)530-1040 or Fax (636)530-1101

    Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

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  • Holt & Patterson, LLC is a certified public accounting and business consulting firm in the greater St. Louis area.  Along with the president, Michael Patterson, there are approximately 20 associates with a wide range of expertise and a standard of excellence beginning in 1960. 

    While we offer the traditional accounting, audit, and tax services, we have more to offer.  We provide business valuations, payroll preparation, and management consulting.