Tax Consulting and Tax Return Preparation

To meet the needs of our clients, Barlow Tax Consultants was established as a Birmingham, Alabama accounting firm to provide tax planning, consulting and preparation services to individuals, families and small businesses throughout the state of Alabama and beyond.

Recognizing that each client has unique goals, we tailor our services to meet your specific needs. We offer individualized services for clients in industries like medicine, food services, professional services, and various consumer services. These personalized services have enabled us to address clients’ industry specific challenges, as well as standard tax practices.

Our primary goal is to maximize your profits and minimize your income taxes!


“We help people be successful in life and business.  That’s the core of what we do.  Yes, we can handle anything you throw at us in the realm of taxes and we’re happy to do so.  But we do much more than that for our clients.  We are proactive partners in helping our clients understand the past, see clearly in the present, and predict (within reason) the future in matters of finance and tax.  Clarity of vision is the central most powerful element of good decision making in business as well as life.  We’re here to help.  Together, we achieve your financial success.”

– Joel Barlow

  • Income Tax Preparation
  • Income Tax Planning
  • Advising at the Start-up of a Business
  • IRS Representation
  • Corporate and Partnership Taxation
  • Individual Taxation
  • Estate Taxation
  • Gift Taxation
  • Trust Taxation

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