Welcome & Many Happy Returns!

Our firm prides itself on being fun yet offering a unique blend of advanced accounting techniques along with good old fashioned service. As a premier CPA firm, we offer a full range of financial services. Our values include putting you first, giving back to our community, and being accepting of all people - all with a positive mental attitude!

We’re expert on ever-changing tax laws!

Call us at 760.969.6499

Why Us

We understand that tax decisions and financial planning are really about life planning, which is why we provide warm and truly caring service. We take pride in our expertise in complex business strategies, multi-state returns, or filing status changes (Head of Household, single mothers, same-sex couples).


Leave the accounting work to us. We are here so you can be freed up to do what you do best.

We like to think that Cool People hang with Cool People. Please come hang out with us today!

Services We Offer

If you need it we will do it.


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Questions about Healthcare and Tax Laws

We keep up-to-date on the latest changes and how they may affect you or your business. News flashes, webinars, data mining; we research it all and have the latest facts to save you precious tax dollars.

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We are trusted advisors and experts in the following categories


  • Multi-State accounting/tax
  • Multi-National accounting/tax
  • Rental & Business Property Ownerships
  • Wealth and Income Retention Strategies


  • Construction
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Real Estate Agencies/Agents
  • Small Business Owners
  • Hair Salons/Stylists
  • Energy/Conservation

  • Entertainment
  • Medical Offices
  • Independent Contractors
  • Chiropractic Offices
  • Agriculture
  • Much, much, more!


The New Tax Reforms and Your Tax Returns

What is this marriage penalty I hear about?

In some instances, the tax rate may higher when filing jointly. Call us and we’ll explain how to best save you money!

Do I have to pay a fee when I file an extension?

There are no fees for filing an extension, although other monies may be due at that time. We can determine the best route for you!

Do I have to pay my tax liability if I file an extension?

If you owe, you should pay with your extension to avoid penalties and interest. If you have difficulty paying the entire balance, we may be able to assist in getting you an installment plan to make monthly payments.

Why does my LLC have to pay an $800 fee in California?

Each state has different requirements – we know them all! Give us a call.

Why do I have estimated tax payments?

This normally depends on the amount of income you earn or whether you’ve had to pay taxes in prior years.  We will work with you to determine the best outcome.

Can you do my payroll with my bookkeeping?

We’re a full-service organization. If you want it, we’ve got it!

How do I decide if I need a tax preparer?

Only if you want to save money.  Everyone benefits from professional tax advice.  Call us for a free consultation.

Can I claim my mother as my dependent?

Maybe. There are requirements in claiming of dependents. We can clarify this for you!

Is my dry cleaning deductible?

In some instances, certain industries and professions allow for specific deductions. We’re the experts!

Is my social security tax deductible?

They call it a 1040 form –because they take 10 out of every 40 you earn! We know how to handle all avenues of income.

Welcome to barton CPA. We provide experienced professionals with unique opportunities to grow and achieve professional success. We are always on the lookout for new talent who can contribute to the success of our fast-growing dynamic firm while being part of a great team.

We are accepting resumes with a cover note. We highly encourage you to apply through the link below.


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Four offices to serve you!


787 N. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, CA 92262

760.969.6499 Office
760.325.8269 Fax


We've Moved from La Quinta to Palm Desert!
45-445 Portola Ave., Suite 5
Palm Desert, CA 92260

760.771.3546 Office
760.771.3547 Fax


1805 West Avenue K
Suite 119
Lancaster, CA 93534

661.948.3334 Office
661.948.3331 Fax


1255 W. Colton Ave.
Suite 47
Redlands, CA 92374

909.384.1224 office
909.384.8112 fax

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