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Lexington Tax Preparation
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Lois D.
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We have had Lexington Tax Preparation do our taxes for at least three years now. We find Mr. Jenkins to be very helpful, efficient, prompt reasonable and a pleasure to work with! We have recently had him do our daughter's and my sister's taxes!

  • 15 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Walt M.
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She was friendly, made sure I had all needed. I was able to get in for an appointment so close to the 17th. The price was at least about 1/3 of what a Big name company had charged me for previous tax preparations. Services were done within just hours after dropping off the paper work. Thank you very much.

Ryan Lucas
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Drita T.
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Ryan was AWESOME!! He reached and saw that I was in need of tax service, sent a message promptly and then we were on the phone discussing my needs. He told me would have my taxes done by the end of day and he was right!! I submitted the two years of my tax documents around 1030a and by 430p, he was completed! Fun person to connect with and professionalism to the nines!! I recommend his services!! Drita

  • 5 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Robin R.
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Never easy to change a tax preparation consultant. Buddy did a wonderful job...will see him again next year!

T.A.X
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Mary R.
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Susan just prepared my 2014 tax returns and I'm glad I chose her. She explains everything, she is very thorough and her fee is reasonable. I highly recommend Susan to prepare your tax returns.

ANM & Associates, Inc.
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Shannon F.
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Ray Polikaitis of ANM & Associates is a very professional and trust worthy accountant. Ray has done my taxes for years now and has always completed my tax return quickly and without error. Excellent service!

Kevin W. Costello CPA LLC
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Edward G.
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Kevin was the exact Tax Accountant Professional that I was looking for. Thank you so much. Ed

  • 10 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie F.
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Pete was very nice and very knowledgeable. I appreciated his patience with me, and he was able to see me the day after contacting him through Thumbtack!

  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Alexis B.
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John was awesome! I thought I reviewed him already. But in the midst of searching for his number to contact him to provide his services again I came across the missing review. He was communicative and thorough! We'll reaching out to him to have him do our taxes again this year.

Schreiberco - LLC
5.0
from 1 review
  • 2 years in business
Randy H.
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Doing business with Larry was a GREAT experience. He helped me with financial planning for my business and personal taxes during the year so I got back money or didn't have to pay any extra tax at year end. Smart guy!!! Plan on telling all my friends to give Larry a go for Tax planning and tax returns for now and forever. Great job Larry as always. Hope to be associated with you for a long time to come. Thanks for all your help! i will be talking to you during the year with question regarding tax planning and the sort and see you next year for tax returns. Everyone should give Larry a try to see what he can do for you. He's helped me so much. Keep up the good work!

  • 7 years in business
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We do personal income tax and small- to mid-size business tax, bookkeeping, as well as accounting services provided by licensed CPA with competitive rates. Please call today to set up your appointment to maximize your return.

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25 years of experience Full service accounting and audit service Certified QuickBooks Advisor SBA(8a) Certified HubZone Certified I.D.O.T. Certified Certified Woman and Minority Owned Business A+ Better Business Bureau rating

  • 24 years in business
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22 years of a small but personable service with the ability to get things done right

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Tax Assistance Group is A+ rated with the Better Business Bureau and comprised of experts in their respective fields in the tax industry. Our group of licensed tax professionals, enrolled agents, and certified public accountants provides taxpayers like you the essential resources needed to organize a solid case with the IRS. With a personal tax team by your side, you can rest assured that you have representation who will negotiate with the IRS to produce an affordable resolution.

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We are a full-service accounting and tax firm. We are specializing in small businesses and personal taxes. We offer monthly bookkeeping, payroll, tax preparation, and review and audit services.

  • 8 years in business
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We are providing great services for individuals and/or small businesses preparing tax documents for the current year. We are specializing in tax amendments and self-employment situations as well. If you need help, give us a call.

  • 4 years in business
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My services include: * Helping small business record, sales, and expense data * Issue monthly reports * State and federal sales tax preparation

  • 39 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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We do small business accounting and tax preparation for small- to midsize firms. We have been in business since 1979.

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Toman Tax and Accounting is your place for all of your bookkeeping needs. We can do your payroll and all monthly financial statements. We are a small firm that specializes in small businesses. No client is too small. Please call for an exact quote.

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We provide income tax and accounting services to small business clients and individuals. We are family owned with over 40 years of combined experience.

  • 15 years in business
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Las Vegas Bookkeeping & Tax aim is to save clients' time and money by completing your books accurately, in a timely fashion, and without the expense of a certified public accountant (CPA). The inception is born from the frustration small business owners share who do not have the time to keep up with accounting records nor want to incur the expense and management of an employee. LVB&T is a professional firm dedicated to the highest standards of integrity and ethics in all dealings, qualities that we find work to the long-term benefit of all parties. LVB&T works as your in-house accounting department. LVB&T offers basic accounting services, accounts payable/receivable, cash management, and fixed assets and depreciation. LVB&T handles finances in the same fashion as a larger firm, with the cost and efficiency most conducive to a small business owner. We offer tax preparation -- federal and state income tax returns for individuals as well as all corporation types including 1120, 1120S and 1065.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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.

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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