Curt Bach

Curt Bach


Senior Tax Manager

Phone: 715.301.7631
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About Curt

Curtis Bach joined Hawkins Ash CPAs in August 2010, and is currently a senior tax manager in the firm’s Medford office. He provides a variety of tax services, including trust and estate tax preparation and planning. Curtis has more than 15 years of experience providing tax services to small business, individual, trust, estate, and non-profit clients. He is a member of our firm’s tax committee.

Areas of Focus

Corporate Taxation

Individual Tax

Trust and Estate Tax

Nonprofit Audits and Taxation

Small Business Consulting



Bachelor of Business Administration
Accounting and Business Finance
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Certificate in Information Technology

Certified Public Accountant


Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Community Organizations

Knights of Columbus Council  #1744 (Medford, WI)

Financial Secretary

Recent Articles by Curt

Converting C Corporation

Tax Issues to Assess When Converting From a C-Corporation to an S-Corporation

Operating as an S corporation may help reduce federal employment taxes for small businesses in the right circumstances. Although S
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Retirement Plan

Establish a Tax-Favored Retirement Plan

If your business doesn’t already have a retirement plan, now might be a good time to take the plunge. Current
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QBI Deduction

Is Your Business Eligible for the QBI Deduction?

If you own a business, you may wonder whether you’re eligible to take the qualified business income (QBI) deduction. (It’s
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Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Tax Provisions of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Almost three months after it passed the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed the Infrastructure Investment and
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Business State Tax

State Taxes Impact Business Sales, Too

For various reasons, business owners sometimes decide to put their companies on the market. To successfully negotiate the sale of
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Nanny Tax

Know the Nuances of the Nanny Tax

During the pandemic, more than a few families have hired household workers while schools in many areas have gone virtual
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child credit tax

Important Changes to the Child Tax Credit

Recently, there were changes made to the child tax credit that will benefit many taxpayers. As part of the American
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Social Security Benefits

Be Prepared for Taxes on Social Security Benefits

Whether you’ve filed your 2020 tax return or soon will, you probably don’t want any surprises. One thing that takes
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Have a Foreign Account? File an FBAR

Any U.S. person who has a financial interest in, or signature or other authority over, any foreign financial accounts must
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identity theft

All Taxpayers Can Get Identity Protection PIN

For many years, taxpayers have requested Identity Protection Personal Identification Numbers (IP PIN) after they discovered that someone had fraudulently
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