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DM Accounting Services
5.0
from 58 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 104 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sandra L.
Verified review

I just contacted him and negotiated my tax preparation. So far, good

ACE ADVISORY MANAGEMENT LLC
4.8
from 47 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 55 hires on Thumbtack
James H.
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Atabu was great. I was a little uncertain about this whole process and he made me feel comfortable. His expertise in tax preparation was exceptional. I look forward to working with Mr. Otobo for many years to come and highly recommend him.

  • 15 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
Ruth D.
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Submitted our taxes on short notice. Mike got them done in a few days just in time to file on tax day. Very satisfied will use his tax service going forward.

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Tax Genius Inc.
4.6
from 43 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sabina C.
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Tax preparation

  • 21 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
Carmen A.
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Sandy is fantastic i have been searching for a long time for a CPA. Every other tax preparer i was referred to in the past wanted me to email my forms. Sandy immediately called me we set up an appt. She is taking the time to get to know me to build a relationship not just complete my taxes. Tax planning and preparing

  • 15 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Rosemarie K.
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Christina Sharkey, of SHARKEY TAX, is knowledgeable and ethical, and does tax preparation with laser-focus. She has done my husband's and my taxes for five years without a hitch. Taxes are always done with precision, and on time. She is always patient when answering our questions. Her fees are reasonable, and gladly paid. R. K.

  • 6 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Candice H.
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My decision to hire StarAct LLP to handle my bookkeeping and to provide guidance to help maintain the overall health of my business, is one of the best decisions I have made since opening my business two years ago. I have had two other accountants who made huge mistakes with my books, were afraid of technology or were just plain unresponsive. Roland reached out to me right away when I posted my request on Thumbtack. He had positive reviews and a background check which are excellent signs. I am a Thumbtack vendor so I KNOW what to look for. He even went so far as to drive to my location in New Jersey from the Bronx to show me that he was serious about gaining my business. Roland got to work right away on assessing the condition of my books and had solutions within days. He is extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of bookkeeping and tax preparation and has already helped me save money! StarAct uses the latest technology which makes it so easy for me to do my small part in the bookkeeping process. Within three weeks, StarAct had my 2015 books cleaned up and ready for tax time AND Roland came out to my location once again to review the books with me. The partners in this firm are all very well-educated and have a thriving accounting firm. Yet, they treat every client the same and make you feel like you are their most important client. They pride themselves on their level of service and responsiveness. Their rates are reasonable and fair. Based on StarAct's level of service, knowledge and responsiveness, my husband and I have decided to retain StartAct to handle our personal tax preparation and my husband plans to use StarAct for his own business as well. I would give StarAct 10 stars if I could!

Virtual Tax Advisors
4.5
from 20 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
DW J.
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They were excellent in preparation of my taxes. Definitely will recommend them to others

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Nezaj & Co. CPAs
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Suzanne L.
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It was a pleasure working withMr. Nazaj.He came to my rescue with kindness and understanding and totally professional. I will continue to use his services for the coming tax year!!

Patrick Gentile CPA
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Scott T.
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I contacted Mr. Gentile about a problem I was having with my New York state tax return which was driving me insane. Within minutes of our initial contact on Thumbtack we were talking on the phone, and he had me forward some documents to him. He figured out the problem immediately and called me back. He was very fast and friendly and professional and I now have complete peace of mind with my return. I strongly recommend Mr. Gentile and would hire him again in a heartbeat.

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FS Tax & Accounting
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Brandon C.
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Frank made my 2017 tax experience a pleasant one. Will be using him again in the future.

LZW CPA, P.C.
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Ning D.
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I have been a customer of the company since the start. The Owner - Kate is a qualified CPA with many years of professional experience. She is familiar with the individual tax regulations and always trying hard to save tax for the customers. She always replies my inquiries quickly and patiently during tax season. She helps me with tax planning and other tax issues during the year. She is my go to person for anything tax related.

  • 29 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Cheryl G.
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Mr. Parker was great at completing my income taxes and he continually followed up with me on submitting before next tax season starts. In addition, he was patient and flexible in setting a schedule to meet. I would recommend him to other business and friends to utilize.

True Tax Solutions, LLC
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Mary S.
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Miguel is personable, professional, easily accessible, highly tech savvy, and very thorough. He was very patient with my questions. I am looking forward to continuing to work with him for my business and personal tax preparations and filings.

PHIL ECKSTEIN
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie H.
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Phil has prepared my last three tax returns. Not only is he proficient, a consummate professional, but a super nice guy you want to do business with.

Eitan Balloul CPA, LLC
5.0
from 5 reviews
    Gabi M.
    Verified review

    high end accountant! I am lucky to have this guy as my accountant. i own an eCommerce bushiness and since Eitan is doing my tax filling and manage my accounts, money is not running out of my pockets. he guide me for the best ways of how to mange the buisness in order to stay as profitable as i can. worth every penny!

    CPA associates Larchmont
    5.0
    from 4 reviews
    • 12 hires on Thumbtack
    Pauline D.
    Verified review

    She is amazing. I think everyone in NY should use her for taxes. She is smart and understanding. In a market where accountants bleed you dry during tax season, she is reasonably priced and truly cares about her clients.

    ROBERT VILINSKY, CPA
    5.0
    from 4 reviews
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Beth D.
    Verified review

    Robert has been a great help to me in handling my business financial needs. He has prepared my corporate return for several years. He is a pleasure to work with and a proficient accountant!

    Brae Accounting LLC
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    • 4 hires on Thumbtack
    Giana D.
    Verified review

    I was terrified to start my taxes as a first year freelancer, but Christine was so kind and warm and put me at ease about the whole process. She empathized with me about how scary it is to go into business for yourself, which meant a lot to have someone tell me they went through the same fears. Not only was she prompt in responses, thorough, and professional but she made me feel confident into going to business for myself and to keep at it. I highly recommend Christine and Brae Accounting...highly.

    MTW Accounting Services
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 5 years in business
    • 8 hires on Thumbtack
    Laura P.
    Verified review

    i contacted Mike to help me file my taxes. He was totally wonderful. Fast, extremely professional and pleasant. And you get to listen to good jazz while he does it! I recommend him unconditionally.

    The Tax Doctor
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 19 years in business
    Passion B.
    Verified review

    Mark has been doing my taxes for over 7 years and I have always walked away a satisfied customer. Mark, the Tax Doctor, stays current on tax information relevant to my tax bracket and always has my refund to me within 10 days.

    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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    Need a Tax Preparer

    Brooklyn, NY

    • Entity type
      Individual
    • Preparation type
      Tax return (Income)
    • Details
      I'm a Freelance producer and have a great spreadsheet of what I can deduct
    • $119
      Average price
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