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Whitcomb & Hess: CPAs & Financial Advisors

A trustworthy, experienced financial advisor is hard to find. Finding several under the same roof as your CPA is unprecedented. Welcome to Whitcomb & Hess. We are the only firm in the area that offers both CPA and Financial Services in-house. Our friendly, experienced team is here to provide guidance in financial planning , investments, tax preparation and accounting. Located in Ashland, Ohio, Whitcomb & Hess has passionately served people like you for more than 30 years.

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  • Great uses for your tax refund Most Americans get a refund every year, with the average check weighing in at $2,895 last year. Even though it’s really money that they earned, many people are tempted to treat it like a windfall and splurge. If you can resist that temptation, here are some of the best ways to put your refund to good use. View more
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  • Stay prepared to sell your business If you enjoy running your own business, selling it may be the furthest thing from your mind. But the reality is that eventually an opportunity to sell will come, whether due to your own life changes or a perfect buyer walking in the door. Planning, often years in advance of the sale date, is necessary to get the most value for the love, sweat and tears you’ve invested. Here are some tips to stay prepared. View more
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