Tax Preparation Challenging but Satisfying Career Choice

Tax preparers today face competition from a variety of sources. From tax preparation software to online personal finance websites, it can be difficult to ensure a steady stream of clients. Almost 40 percent of tax preparation firms are run by a single person while just a little over 50 percent have fewer than 10 employees. … More Tax Preparation Challenging but Satisfying Career Choice

What’s in a Name: Choosing the Correct Tax Professional

In order for a tax professional to prepare a federal tax return, he or she must possess an IRS Preparer Tax Identification Number (PTIN). However, a PTIN doesn’t mean someone is the right person for the job. It is important to take into account a tax preparer’s credentials, level of education and experience before making … More What’s in a Name: Choosing the Correct Tax Professional

How to Get Noticed in the Tax Preparation Marketplace

More and more individuals are relying on professional tax preparers as the tax code becomes increasingly complicated. Further, as the American middle class continues to feel the pinch of tough economic times, it is more important than ever that they claim all the credits and deductions to which they are entitled. Since filing a tax … More How to Get Noticed in the Tax Preparation Marketplace