Holly Pett

Holly Pett



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About Holly

With nearly two decades of experience in tax preparation and accounting, Holly Pett joined Hawkins Ash CPAs in 2018 when the Firm made an acquisition.

She is our Firm’s newest Executive Committee member. Also, she leads the Mequon office as Partner-in-Charge. As the Partner-in-charge in the Firm’s Mequon, WI, office, she specializes in reviewing tax returns and assisting with staff training.

“Each client has a unique tax situation which provides a variety of work and continuous opportunities to learn.”

Holly Pett, CPA, EA

Areas of Focus

Reviewing Tax Returns

Staff Training


Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Carroll University

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Enrolled Agent (EA)

Professional Associations

Wisconsin Institute of CPAs, Federal Tax Committee Member

Community Organizations

Brown Deer Farmers Market, Volunteer Committee Member

Spooky Sussex Festival, Volunteer Committee Member

Recent Posts by Holly

Bonus Depreciation

Businesses: Act Now to Make the Most Out of Bonus Depreciation

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) significantly boosted the potential value of bonus depreciation for taxpayers — but only
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Hiring Credit

Hiring? You May Be Eligible for a Valuable Credit

Are you a business owner who needs to hire? Be aware that a law enacted at the end of 2020
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M&A Transactions

M&A Transactions: Be Careful When Reporting to the IRS

Low interest rates and other factors have caused global merger and acquisition (M&A) activity to reach new highs in 2021,
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Mutual Funds

Handle Mutual Funds Carefully at Year-End

As we approach the end of 2020, now is a good time to review any mutual fund holdings in your
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estate planning

Review Your Estate Plan Following a Major Shock

Generally, it’s recommended that you review your estate plan at year’s end. This is a logical time to note important
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Unpaid Tax Bill

A Large Unpaid Tax Bill Could Put Your Passport at Risk

Most Americans aren’t using their passports right now. But it’s still important to remember that, if the IRS certifies that
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incentive stock options

Careful Tax Planning Required for Incentive Stock Options

Incentive stock options (ISOs) are a popular form of compensation for executives and other key employees. They allow you to
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