About Us

The Light at the End of Your Tax Tunnel

We are your local firm of Enrolled Agents dedicated to building strong, long-lasting relationships with our clients.

Life happens all year long and we are always available to answer  questions and consult on changes that may affect your tax situation.

With over 30 years of experience in tax preparation, collections and  appeals, we are well equipped to cover the full spectrum of all your tax  needs.

Whether we are advising clients on how to increase their refunds, or  helping small businesses avoid the surprise of a large tax bill, we work  hard at making your tax preparation a stress-free and even pleasant  experience.

Sherri Mahoney-Battles, EA
President Taxing Matters, Inc.
In practice since 1987, Sherri is an Enrolled Agent (the only federally  licensed tax preparers who also have unlimited rights to represent  taxpayers before the IRS). With years of experience behind her, Sherri  has presented seminars for small business owners, spoken on local radio  programs, and writes articles for publications on tax and financial  issues. She lives on a small family farm in Westport.

Professional Affiliations: National Association of  Enrolled Agents, National Association of Tax Professionals, American  Business Women’s Association, Westport Business to Business.


Income Tax Preparation


Tax Planning


Small Business Start-up and Development




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Phone: 508-636-9829
Fax: 508-636-9820
171 Pine Hill Road
Westport, MA 02790 


Phone: 508-636-9829
Fax: 508-636-9820
52 Route 6A
Orleans, MA 02653 


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Why use an Enrolled Agent?

Enrolled Agents (EA’s) are America’s Tax Experts. EA’s are the only federally licensed tax practitioners who specialize in taxation and also have unlimited rights to represent taxpayers before the IRS.

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