We make tax preparation as painless as possible...

We are committed to providing personalized, professional service to each of our clients. With nothing certain but death and taxes, we want to make the latter as painless as possible. Through communication with our clients we can use our knowledge to ensure that you are taking advantage of all the deductions and credits allowable. The IRS has technology that can verify your income in an instant, but there are no measures to ensure that all your deductions are taken. Using a tax professional for income tax preparation can actually save you money! Call us today!


Marla Coker is an Enrolled Agent and has 34 years’ experience in Accounting and Income Tax Preparation.  She is a graduate of University of Alabama at Birmingham with a BS in Accounting.  She has worked in both private industry and for local CPA firms.  She was the Accountant/Controller for a successful local business for over 20 years.  She loves balancing debits and credits.

Marla has lived in Hoover since 1999.  Her 2 spoiled dachshunds run the household.

Susan Smith is an an Enrolled Agent who is authorized to represent you to the IRS. Susie works very closely with her clients in order to create the best outcomes for all their tax and accounting needs. She has owned SAS Tax & Accounting since 2004.

When she is not at the office, Susie spends time with her four children, two grandchildren, and husband. Susie resides in Alabaster where she is actively involved in her community. She enjoys traveling with her family and gardening each summer.

Susan’s Education/Professional Background
• Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the Southern Illinois University
• Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from the University of Alabama at Birmingham
• Certified Enrolled Agent with the Internal Revenue Service
• QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Susan’s Professional Memberships/Affiliations
• Member of the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants
• Member of the National Association of Tax Professionals
• Member of the National Society of Accountants
• Member of the American Society of Women Accountants
• Member of National Federation of Independent Business Owners

Hoover Tax Services was recently purchased by SAS Tax & Accounting. Our intent is to continue to provide the great quality of service and expertise you have grown accustomed to as a client of Hoover Tax Services. The Hoover Tax Services office location will continue to be open for drop offs and pick-ups by appointment. All returns will be prepared at our Pelham location.

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