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Peoria Tax Preparers

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  • 22 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Mandi Plice
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This was the first year we have gone to Brooks. Scott was very professional and friendly. My husband and I had a great experience and would highly recommend this business for your tax preparation.

Lexington Tax Preparation
from 11 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer T.
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I was looking for a new tax professional when I first moved to Lexington, fortunately a post card came in the mail for Lexington Tax Preparation. Jeoffrey is wonderful. His hours are accommodating to all schedules, he is very knowledgeable and his fees are super reasonable! I wouldn't change a thing and I look forward to tax season each year.

Ryan Lucas
from 8 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 10 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

  • 17 years in business
Tim G.
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White Income Tax Service (Dianna White) has been preparing my taxes for over 25 years now. I find her and her service to always be efficient, prompt and professional in all of our dealings. Not only are they responsive at tax preparation time but also always available to answer the occasional questions that may arise throughout the year. I would unconditionally recommend White Income Tax Service for your tax preparation needs!


We offer quality service, expert advice, confidentiality, and professionalism. We are a one stop shop. You can come to one place for all of your financial needs. Our services include bookkeeping, tax preparation for individuals and businesses, sales tax, small business consulting, 501c3 status, payroll, and business start up services.

  • 24 years in business

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


We specialize in quality personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses. We bring many years of expertise and experience to your project. Our staff has a team mentality that's assures every client gets personalized attention and close analysis.

  • 9 years in business

We perform accounting services for multiple different companies, including payroll, paying payroll taxes and filing payroll tax forms, bookkeeping, bill paying, tax preparation, tax returns, and financial reports.

Q & A

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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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