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BizPro Solutions
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  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Inna S.
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Lori and her partner were fantastic. They clearly have much experience, took care of my taxes at no time, figured out I should get a considerably larger refund than I thought, left me a well organized copy and, in the end, Lori charged me less than the price we agreed upon, claiming that the whole thing was less complicated than she thought it would be. As an extra, they both are really nice and pleasant people.

  • 20 years in business
Nicole E.
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I have used two separate tax accounting services before Legacy Tax Resolution. The work ethic and professionalism at this firm is far superior to anything I have seen before. I worked with Stephen and his team last year to file my taxes for the first time. He is very experienced in tax matters. They helped my business get the best possible return after asking a lot of questions about the business income, employee expenses and my previous tax filing history. With their help, I was able to systematically organize all the invoices, forms, receipts and bills. Their recommended accounting practices have significantly reduced the total tax expenses for my business in the last two years. I will certainly use their service again in the future.


Acadiana Tax Service has over 30 years of bookkeeping/accounting and tax preparation experience. We can help set up your Quick Books file and assist you in getting started or we can handle your monthly bookkeeping for you. We also have incredible payroll rates which include handling all of your payroll tax returns and W-2's at the end of each tax year. Personal service with affordable rates.


I am an accounting specialist, and I prepare taxes. Your business is my concern. My main concern is taking care of all your business needs and your taxes.


We come to you ANYTIME, ANYWHERE to provide expert CPA tax preparation, a 100% guarantee of our work, our FREE audit department assistance should you ever need it and completely transparent pricing.


Convenience! Through our client portals you can send and get what you need from our office from the convenience of your home or office. Wherever you have internet access, you have access to our office! Our goal is to help you save more on taxes than our overall fee. We also look at your tax situation when providing financial advice.


Personalized service to meet each client's needs..

  • 10 years in business

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. We are dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. Tax Advisors, LLC has been a staple of Lafayette, Louisiana's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned. Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around Lafayette, Louisiana. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Tax Advisors, LLC as their tax and accounting firm receive competent and timely advice.

  • 12 years in business

We do individual and small business tax services, payroll, bookkeeping and sales tax. We are family owned and operated. We have over 63 years of combined experience.

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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