How Do I Prepare and File My Personal Tax Return as a Contractor?

contractor taxes

Today, we’re tackling a subject that’s crucial for many of our clients at Level Accounting Firm: preparing and filing personal tax returns for contractors. Navigating contractor taxes can seem daunting at first, but with the right guidance, you can smoothly sail through the process.  Let’s break it down into manageable steps to ensure you’re well-prepared […]

Why Should Contractors Consider an S-Corp Election?

Understanding the S-Corp Election In business entities, the S-Corporation (S-Corp) stands out as a popular choice for many small to medium-sized businesses, including contractors. But what exactly is an S-Corp election, and why should contractors give it serious consideration?  In this guide, we’ll delve into the intricacies of the S-Corp election, its benefits, and why […]

Melanie Jerome, MBA


Meet Melanie J, one of our senior staff accountants! Melanie ensures your financial health with precision and expertise. Beyond the office, she’s a true crime enthusiast who loves traveling and outdoor adventures. Whether she’s balancing books or exploring new trails, MJ’s dedication and skill set the standard for excellence in our team.

Seren Lunsford, MBA


Meet Seren, one of our dedicated staff accountants here at level accounting! She is responsible for bookkeeping & payroll. Outside of the office, you can find her on the sidelines of a soccer pitch, karting track, or baseball diamond, cheering on her two active boys. Seren is also a proud owner of two gentle giants, her beloved Great Danes. In her downtime, she channels her creativity into baking and decorating sugar cookies, always eager to experiment with new baked goods ideas and recipes. With her expertise in accounting and her passion for family, pets, and baking, Seren brings a unique blend of professionalism and warmth to our team.

Ivette Rivera


Ivette Rivera is our Executive Assistant at Level Accounting, juggling schedules and keeping things running smooth.

When she’s not crushing it at work, Ivette is an avid participant in her church community. As a mom, she’s all about those quality moments, whether it’s baking up a storm, hitting the water for some kayaking fun, or just chilling with a good book or binge-worthy show. And let’s not forget her partners in crime at home: Harley Quinn, the fridge-raiding pit bull, and Atlas, the cat who rules the roost. Ivette’s all about that balance between work hustle and personal bliss.