Welcome to Bertz, Hess & Co., LLP.

Since 1945, Bertz, Hess & Co. has been one of Lancaster County’s most-trusted public accounting firms. What began as a one-man accounting firm with Paul S. Bertz Sr. has grown into a team of 30 professionals who are committed to providing our clients with the close, personal attention they deserve. We value every client relationship and believe that our success is a direct result of your success.

We are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen. Our continual investment of time and resources in professional continuing education, state-of-the-art computer technology and extensive business relationships is indicative of our commitment to excellence.

We would love to hear from you. We pride ourselves on being proactive and responsive to our clients’ inquiries and suggestions.  If there is anything we can do to serve you better, please let us know.

“Repair” regulations require taxpayer action In 2014 and beyond

March 10, 2014

The IRS’s final “repair” regulations became effective January 1, 2014. The regulations provide a massive revision to the rules on capitalizing and deducting costs incurred with respect to tangible property. The regulations apply to amounts paid to acquire, produce or improve tangible property; every business is affected, especially those with significant fixed assets. Required and […]

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