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A+ Financial Services LLC
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Erica E.
Verified review

Mike came on originally as my new accountant, which then progressed into consulting services, and finally bookkeeping. I am so thankful to have someone with his expertise on my team.

Linda M. Eicholz, CPA
4.3
from 6 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Vito L.
Verified review

I was looking for a Tax Return Preparer on line and I saw the name of Linda Eicholz in a list of Accountants. I got an appointment; she revised all my files; spent time listening and then she proceeded with filing my Tax Return. I am very satisfied for her work. I found Linda to be friendly and very knowledgeable. Vito Lombardi

  • 12 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Kimberly B.
Verified review

A few years ago, I met Deb Prior through a mutual business contact. Since then, I have not looked back. It is difficult to find someone who takes the time to learn about you, how best to work with you and understands your idiosyncrasies. Deb's firm, also modest in size, is well equipped to provide solid tax/bookkeeping services to any company who may inquire. Deb is a good listener, diplomatic, supportive and thoughtful. It is these qualities, and more, that make Deb Prior an ideal match for any business owner looking for such a person and firm. Deb Prior is a consistently strong tax preparer/bookkeeping whose goal is to not only meet and exceed the expectations of her clients, but to ensure that the client fully understand the "whys and hows" of her process. Any firm looking to make a change need not look any further. Any investment made in Deb Prior is money well spent.

  • 4 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Chelsea N.
Verified review

We hired Karen to go through a year of bookkeeping we were behind on and to keep us caught up. She is organized, professional, knowledgeable, and easy to work with. I never have to manage her or keep her on task. She's self-motivated, smart, and a pleasure to work with.

Plus 1 Bookkeeping
4.7
from 3 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Carole S.
Verified review

I own a Construction Cost Estimating Firm. I have found Lucy to be informed, proficient and a pleasure to work with. She is very conscientious and extremely reliable. Her Quickbooks skills are exemplary. Our Invoicing is not the usual due to various State and Local Government requirements and each Project generates a different Invoice format. Our Private Industry Invoicing also generates different Invoice formats. It was often a problem for others to deal with. Lucy had no problem understanding them. Lucy was a great decision after problems with our past Bookkeepers. You will be extremely pleased with Lucy’s work and attitude.

Servebest LLC
5.0
from 2 reviews
    Matt R.
    Verified review

    Richard is fantastic to work with, very professional, prompt, and has really helped to keep our books and business in check.

    S Fishman Accounting
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 38 years in business
    Richard D.
    Verified review

    He was hired to clean up the books after the prior person left abruptly, he did a great job and now the books are up to date and correct. All taxes and financial statements are up to date and flowing. His knowledge and per servereance got us through a very bad time and now we are smiling. He is an older gentlemen with a wealth of knowledge and can learn your business in a flash, if he does not already know it. When he is asked to dome something, it is done immediately, not pushed off. This accountant has a great knowledge of Quickbooks and many other software programs required in todays business world.

    Wiser Bookkeeping
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 3 hires on Thumbtack
    About

    We help our clients to focus on their growing business while we take care of their books

    AEM Financial Services
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Orla M.
    Verified review

    I have been using AEM Financial Services for my tax needs for three years now. Ashleigh (the owner) has always been professional and courteous during all of our interactions. Her response time has been impeccable, she typically responds to my phone calls or emails within 24 hours. She has also gotten our returns done in less than a week. Ashleigh always makes sure to follow up several weeks after the return has been filed to make sure we have received our return and all of our questions and concerns have been answered. My husband and I will be continuing using AEM Financial Services in the future. I would recommend AEM Financial Services to anyone who needs tax preparation or bookkeeping services.

    Declan C.
    Verified review

    Dana Andrews is the best! I have been using him for eight years and can recommend him without hesitation. His professionalism and tax knowledge are superior to anyone in the business.

    About

    I have over 20 years of experience in accounting/finance/budgeting. I have worked for both the mid-size and small companies and excel in small business world.

    About

    I have helped many small business owners as well as freelance workers by maintaining their books and preparing their financial statements in Norwalk, CT area. Taking advantage of my services will allow you to focus your valuable time and energy on building your business. You will also have the confidence of having an experienced professional handling all of your general bookkeeping needs. Get your books in order so that you can have your taxes done properly when the time comes. It is very important that all your records are in order for the current and subsequent tax season. My knowledge and experience in the accounting profession will allow you to keep all of your records in order enabling to focus on the growth of your business. My services include: • Bookkeeping on an intermn or annual basis • Start up costs for individuals and small business • Set up and maintenance of: chart of accounts, customers, and vendors • Accounts receivable (invoicing, payments, deposits, reconciling A/R) • Accounts payable (entering and paying bills, review unpaid bills) • Reconciliation of bank accounts and credit card statements • Financial reporting for tax purposes • Tax return preparation for businesses and individuals Referrals are welcome and encouraged. For your convenience, I will travel to your location at $1.00 per mile. Please e-mail me; I will appreciate the opportunity to service your accounting needs.

    About

    Services we offer: - Small business accounting - Full or partial bookkeeping services - Preparation for quarterly taxes (income, sale, social security, Medicare, etc.) - Organization for tax time - Payroll - Accounts receivable / accounts payable - Reporting (profit and loss, cash flow, balance sheet, etc.) - Tax return preparation If you're looking for high-quality and personal service with a personal touch, you've come to the right friendly place. At JMB Bookkeeping Solutions, we'll give you the attention and personal service you’ll come to expect and enjoy. JMB Bookkeeping Solutions has been located in Groton since 2010.

    About

    I do general bookkeeping using QuickBooks for over 10 years including reconciliations, credit card processing, A/P, A/R, payroll, customized invoicing, admin and office support, customer service, shipping experience, and online banking.

    About

    Bookkeeping services that include day-to-day management of financial transactions. Financial statements not only provide a snapshot of your organization’s current status, they are invaluable guides to planning for future growth. Because our partners understand specific areas and industries, a thorough analysis of your financial statements can provide important recommendations for improving your procedures as well as your financial performance.

    About

    Michael James Tax and Bookkeeping specializes in the preparation of income tax returns for both individuals and businesses, as well as bookkeeping services for businesses of all types.

    About

    Bookkeeping Solutions offers an array of services tailored to meet the needs of small businesses. Whether you have a one-time project or monthly accounting and administrative needs, I can provide professional and accurate services you can count on without the costly expense of hiring and training an employee. I provide professional, affordable, personable, and timely accounting services to small businesses. Whether you have an existing business or are just starting your business, I can help you achieve your goals.

    About

    Our services include the following: * QuickBooks start-up and maintenance * Bookkeeping * Payroll * Sales Taxes * Payroll Taxes * Reconciling Accounts * Financial Statements

    • 6 years in business
    About

    there for the client bilingual

    • 1 year in business
    About

    About

    I offer bookkeeping services (personal or business), specializing in QuickBooks, with over 15 years of experience in small business operations. Additional services include data entry, filing, and organizing.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    How much does it cost to hire an accountant?

    Accountants’ rates vary based on their education, licenses, experience, and the work for which they are being hired. An accountant may charge an hourly rate when a company or individual needs their services on a short-term basis, such as when performing an audit or requesting assistance setting up a financial database or process. Hourly rates can range as widely as $40 per hour to $300 or more per hour, depending on your geographic location and the accountant. Check out the average hourly rate for accounting services in your region.

    Accountants may offer a package rate for weekly, monthly or annual services to reward ongoing customers. Many accountants offer online services where small businesses can access online accounting software and payroll assistance, and the accountant — for a monthly or other recurring fee — provides financial analysis and reporting of their numbers. For basic monthly accounting services, an accountant might charge anywhere from $75 to $500 or more, depending on what was included in a given package, the size of the client’s business, and the complexity of work requested. Nationally, full-time staff accountants earn between $40,000 and $80,000, depending on experience and other factors.

    Who can file my taxes?

    Any individual with a preparer tax identification number (PTIN) is eligible to file your income taxes on your behalf. However, this doesn’t necessarily mean they will be the best candidate to provide the help you need with your income tax preparation. The IRS explains that CPAs, attorneys and enrolled agents are all allowed to legally represent their clients before the IRS. They have a more thorough understanding of tax code than an individual operating solely with a PTIN or an Annual Filing Season Program participant who provides their services on a volunteer basis. Consider the complexity of your tax return and what level of expertise you’ll require. Before entrusting someone with your private financial and personal information, do some research on their qualifications. The IRS has a searchable database where you can verify the background and credentials of your income tax preparation professional. Once you have selected someone, ask about their service fees and confirm their availability. Then provide them with all the documentation they require, including W-2s, 1099s and more. Always ask to review the paperwork before it is submitted, and never sign a blank tax return.

    What is an accountant?

    Accountants are financial professionals who have received an accounting degree from a four-year university or college. By trade, accountants prepare, maintain and examine the financial statements of an individual, business or institution. An accountant prepares reports for tax purposes and can also perform audits of public companies. Common tasks include creating budgets, analyzing profits and losses of a company, processing payroll, preparing financial statements for company leadership, and creating and maintaining financial database systems for a company.    

    Accountants do not automatically have a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation unless they have passed the Uniform CPA Examination and received the proper license. Regardless of whether they are CPA certified or not, accountants can assist businesses and individuals with bookkeeping and financial reporting, while CPAs are more knowledgeable in tax codes as a result of the CPA licensing examination and continuing education requirements. CPAs are also eligible to represent clients before the IRS if audit support is required, while a non-CPA accountant is not. Academic background, years in the field and professional reputation all can affect an accountant’s rates.

    Check out the average hourly rate for accounting services in your area.

    How much does it cost to get taxes done?

    Hiring a professional to help with income tax preparation can be priceless. Pro help can mean no mistakes and a maximized tax return. The cost to get your income taxes done depends on the professional you hire. Tax attorneys or in-demand CPAs will often have the highest rates for their services. Next in the pricing tier are enrolled agents, who will usually have higher rates than individuals solely working with a preparer tax identification number (PTIN). Nationally, the average cost of income tax preparation ranges from $150 to $190. Income tax preparation prices can also vary based on where you live and the complexity of your tax returns. Here are some examples of average income tax preparation prices from an enrolled agent:  

    • Taxpayers filing only a W-2 tax form: $50.
    • Taxpayers filing a W-2 along with additional tax forms such 1099-INT and 1098-E: $150.
    • Taxpayers with several tax forms and one or two additional considerations such as a rental property, investment transactions, K-1 income, 1099-MISC or a simple small business: $225.
    • Taxpayers with multiple activities (rentals, K-1 income, small business, etc.), several stock transactions and more: $395.

    Nationally, the average hourly rate nationally for a tax prep professional ranges between $150 and $450.  

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    Need an Accountant

    New York, NY

    • Service type
      General accounting, Taxes
    • Sales
      $0 to $1M
    • Details
      This would be for a company owner would needs company's taxes paid quarterly.
    • $387.5
      Average price
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