Ian Woodman is a Post Falls, Idaho, businessman with a diverse range of professional interests and experience. He is currently the co-owner of Instant Tax Solutions, a tax debt resolution firm established in 2008. Ian Woodman co-founded the company with Byron Pedersen, based upon the belief that taxpayers deserve fair treatment by their legal representation and need honest, unbiased information about IRS policy and procedure. Since starting his first successful business venture at just 25 years old, Ian Woodman has achieved success through hard work and by treating people with respect.
As an entrepreneur, Ian Woodman has experienced both ups and downs and learned many valuable lessons along the way. In 2004 he, along with two partners, built a custom home construction firm from the ground up. Then, like many businesses, Ian Woodman’s SIR Custom Homes fell victim to the housing market crash in 2007. Once things had settled, he took a small hiatus from work to focus on his family and reevaluate his professional aspirations. During this time, a chance opportunity led to specialized tax training in Los Angeles and Ian Woodman realized he was destined to serve those in trouble with the IRS.
Through a mutual acquaintance, Ian Woodman met his current partner, Byron Pedersen. Together, these two like-minded individuals have transitioned Instant Tax Solutions from a two person home-based business to a nationally respected tax debt resolution agency. Today, Ian Woodman manages the firm that has grown to accommodate nearly 4,000 clients and 40+ employees. Instant Tax Solutions assists individuals and business owners who have fallen behind on their taxes regain control of their financial future. Ian Woodman’s vision for the firm was to prove that tax service providers could be honest and ethical. Ian Woodman believes that Instant Tax Solutions has done just that.
Ian Woodman is active in Instant Tax Solutions’ day-to-day operations and oversees all of the firm’s accounts receivable, accounts payable, and human resources. As a mentor to a staff consisting of former IRS auditors, tax attorneys, and CPAs, Ian Woodman has the opportunity to ensure that each and every member of the Instant Tax Solutions’ team is living up to the firm’s standards. As the firm continues to grow, Ian Woodman plans to remain an active role in the company as the Accounting Manager. Ian Woodman credits his employees and business partners for helping Instant Tax Solutions maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.Ian Woodman believes that his family and faith in God have kept him him grounded and well-rounded. He and wife Becky live with their four children in Coeur d’Alene.