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DM Accounting Services
5.0
from 55 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 99 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sandra L.
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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
  • 51 hires on Thumbtack
Lars Z.
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My tax filings not only included two different jobs but also a scholarship component. Despite the complexity of my situation, Mr. Atabu was always on top of everything and had answer to all my questions. He was very knowledgeable, motivated, and always accessible. I would recommend Mr. Atabu to anyone looking for quality tax preparation for a very fair price. I know I will be using his services again next year.

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  • 23 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Rachel B.
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I took an online interactive bookkeeping course with EMD. I enjoyed this experience. The classes were thorough and informative. Great instructor too! Definitely recommend.

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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

FIRM1040® LLC
4.9
from 34 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
Kaushal S.
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Thank you FIRM 1040 on our recent tax filling. Our case was bit complicated but Miss Cherie William helped in best possible way. Can't imagine tax filling can be done this quickly. Miss William has in-depth knowledge of tax filling and she really knows what she is doing. Also she can give you best advice on how you can avoid penalties. I highly recommended FIRM 1040 for tax filling especially if you are dealing with multiple W2s and states.

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Brian Lehrhoff EA
5.0
from 32 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
William A.
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I have been working with Brian for a few years now. He is professional and very accessible to talk and meet with. I would recommend him very highly for tax returns and tax preparations.

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Annyeong Consulting Inc
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lygia G.
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Kind, fast, reliable, no tricks and no attitude. I wish I knew about this awesome tax professional earlier. I've been trying to have my taxes done for more than a week with the biggest tax prep company in NY, and I thank them for testing my patience and making them lose it, otherwise I wouldn't have discovered Kateryna. It literally took 3 hours, she is amazing, trust her with your business

  • 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

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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!!

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FS Tax & Accounting
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 19 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.

  • 12 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Candace M.
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Rasul Professional Services Inc has prepared our business taxes for over 5 years. Adnan is outstanding, he excels in business tax preparation, accounting.

Tax Help Network
4.9
from 12 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Ellen T.
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John and the team from Tax Help Network are not only good at what they do, they very passionate about helping people fix their tax debt issues.

Sharkey Tax
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 2 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.

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.

Finman Financial LLC
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Rebecca S.
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Caroline was wonderful to work with. Her process was easy to follow and the entire experience was quick and painless. Better to go with a CPA who is certified than a tax preparer who is not!

Accounting On The Go
4.5
from 6 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Olga V.
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Nicole knows her stuff and will not steer you wrong. She has done a great job with my taxes and made even took time to explain everything to me. She is a great accountant and also a good person. Thank you so much

The Towles Group Inc.
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Terrance F.
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I've worked with Fred Towles and The Towles Group for more than 10 years. He has been a very resourceful contact for various accounting and business projects. Most recently, he assisted me with responding to letters received by the IRS regarding one of my businesses. Fred is knowledgeable, responsive to concerns and goes above expectiations to ensure the job gets done. I highly recommend Fred Towles and The Towles Group Inc.

Patrick Gentile CPA
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 4 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.

Jld Tax & Accounting LLC
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 3 years in business
Seth G.
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Could not be more pleased with my decision to use JLD Tax for my personal return as well as my small business. He handles book keeping in addition to our company tax filings which is incredibly efficient. I priced out a number of CPA's before going with JLD Tax and can say he unquestionably offers the best value around for a qualified CPA.

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

Jennifer Palladino, EA
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Daniel A.
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Jennifer has been doing my 1040 tax return for the past eight years. Knowing she had worked at a large accounting firm gives me the confidence In her work. She always gets me my maximum refund!

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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