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  • 5 years in business
  • 98 hires on Thumbtack
Marc C.
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This is my experience with a virtual accountant. I was xoncerned on how it would work. Josh Beaugrand couldn't have made the transition and process any easier and more professional. It has been and exceptional experience. I couldn't have asked for a better person and would recommend him both highly and without and reservation.

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MTG Accounting &Tax, LLC
5.0
from 44 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Teneia T.
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My experience with Greg was great!! I am a small business owner of less than a year. My bookkeeping skills weren't exactly up to standards of file and print. He was very helpful with helping me understand what I needed to make sure filing taxes was easier. He was very patient with me, considering the fact that I called and texted him with every question that came to mind. Since I work 6 days a week Greg was very accommodating by driving at least an hour away to help me prepare my paperwork to file my taxes. He gave me tons of information regarding future tax filings, great accounting tips and tips on how to make my business run smoother financially.

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J&R Accounting Group LLC
4.7
from 41 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 103 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Hassan Z.
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J&R Accounting is one of the best Tax preparation services in the area. I hired them to prepare my 2014 Tax return, they went above and beyond my request and provided additional support with no additional charges. The quote was fair. I have to point out that Shaimal is really a customer centric person. I will absolutely come back next year and re-hire J&R to prepare my 2015 Tax return.... Way to go J&R , keep up the good work!

  • 18 years in business
  • 49 hires on Thumbtack
Dr. R.
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Will came to my office on time. I needed significant help catching on my accounts reconciliation. He will take the time to get to know your business for accuracy in your bookkeeping. I've already referred him to other clients

Steph's Bookkeeping Service
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Andy D.
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Steph's Bookkeeping Service was very responsive in our time of need and displayed a true professionalism. Andy D.

  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Mr. L.
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Joanne is a true and experienced Bookkeeper and tax preparation. Joanne's technical process has allowed my business to stay compliant with filing deadlines, monthly reports, and quarterly tax filing with the IRS. The freedom of bookkeeping has allowed me to focus on my business' bottom line and increase sales revenue. I highly recommend JPA Bookkeeping and tax preparation for your business services - Mr. Lopez

Sneed Tax and Bookkeeping
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Esther M.
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I hired Steven Sneed to file 2014 taxes for me and my company after having a run around with 2 other accountants. Actually one of those was from Thumbtack who after an a scheduled appointment never showed up and never had the courtesy to call me and inform me about it. I had to call several times before he informed me that he wasn't going to work with me since I was too far from him. In contrast to this, Steven was very professional from the start. He worked very quickly and was able to file the taxes for me at very short notice without me filing an extension. Unlike last year, he was able to get me some refund! I am looking forward to hiring him for my business bookkeeping services. He was very professional and very knowledgeable. He was also very sensitive to my specialized needs! I am very impressed with him and I will refer him to any of my friends.

Chris G.
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Work was handled promptly and efficiently with any follow up questions being fully addressed. Jeannine is an enthusiastic and reliable person to work with.

Brandt Accounting Inc.
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Irene C.
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Jean is a great accountant! I appreciate working with her because she is very responsive and spent time educating me as I am allergic to accounting details! She guided me through selecting and establishing my tax identity to help me maximize my tax savings. She also set up my books - I had QuickBooks on my desktop which I didn’t set up properly so I ran into tons of issues! She set me up online with the ability to enter expenses from my iPad and iPhone! I believe she has a sliding scale for services - from bookkeeping through tax preparation that she can walk through with yo. She can help you determine if you need to set up a payroll. My favorite part of working with Jean - she goes out of her way to get to know you, your situation and goals and even offers a consultation to discuss your needs ahead of time - either in person or by phone.

Temida Tax Solutions
5.0
from 1 review
  • 7 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Debbie H.
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She was wonderful

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Owens Bookkeeping and tax is a growing, dynamic firm that in addition to timely and professional accounting and tax works.

  • 18 years in business
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My passion, dedication and tenacity are geared toward providing positive lasting solutions for you on every level.

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I have over 25 years of experience in accounting and bookkeeping. I provide accounting, billing and bookkeeping services. I do quarterly payroll filings, W-2 preparation and 1099 preparation. Software - INTUIT PRODUCTS - Quickbooks, QuickbooksPro and Quicken TIMESLIPS which is a time and billing software package

  • 3 years in business
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I love my customers. I want you to focus on your business and let me handle the bookkeeping side of things. I will meet with you remotely once a month to go over your financials with you.

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I provide bookkeeping and tax services including the following: * Tax Preparation * Bookkeeping * Tax Consultation * Tax Returns * E-Filing * Audit Assistance

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I have previous working experience as a bookkeeper for both small/start-up companies and larger/established companies. I offer the following bookkeeping services: * AP/AR * Invoicing * Bank/Credit Card Reconciliation * Generating Monthly Financial Reports * Payroll Processing * General Ledger Cleanup * Experienced user of QuickBooks

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I have 3 years of experience working with a CPA. I do QuickBooks and Sage bookkeeping and financial statements compilation on Excel.

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Paul offers bookkeeping, accounts receivable and accounts payable services. Paul has over 20 years of experience with A/R, A/P, bookkeeping, bank and fund reconciliation and payroll.

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Advantage Bookkeepers customizes its services to meet the needs of each client, allowing full understanding of each client's business. While ABK works remotely, all data is updated on the client's computer, allowing instant access as if ABK was working onsite. ABK wants to resolve all of its clients' back office needs, therefore, virus protection, computer maintenance, repair and data services are all available through ABK. Advantage Bookkeepers offers the confidence of an experienced financial partner, coupled with the convenience of remote services. Our staff works with each client to develop customized financial management plans, and then implements programs that keep the client up-to-date and fully informed. ABK's customer service ensures that clients fully understand the bookkeeping process, and proactively provides feedback and financial data to help your business grow. Susan Luciu, CEO, has over 25 years of experience in both in-house and remote freelance accounting. She holds an MBA in accounting from the Keller School of Management, and has extensive experience in computer technology. Her clients include small businesses, accounting firms, and individuals seeking financial management assistance. ABK's business philosophy is based on partnership and confidence. Through communication and consistent, excellent service, ABK helps our clients focus on running their business and moving forward, while their finances are kept up-to-date. What can ABK do for you? * monthly closing and preparation of financial statements * personalized reports on any aspect of your business * transaction classification * accounts payable * financial statistics charting * daily cash balance tracking * sales rep commission tracking and reconciliation * inventory control * journal and general ledger maintenance * administrative services We take care of the paperwork while you run your business.

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We offer the following services: * Business Incorporation * Payroll and Corporate Taxes * Bookkeeping * On-Site Quickbook Installation * Strategic Business Planning with Budgeting * Property Management We work one on one with clients and explain the business and financial process in detail. Accounting network adds value beyond the numbers!

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My firm provides the following services: *Payroll Services *Sales Tax *Income Taxes - Personal *Income Taxes- Corporations and Partnerships *Estate and Trusts *Bank Reconciliation *Accounting and Bookkeeping

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to hire an accountant?

Accountants’ rates vary based on their education, licenses, experience, and the work for which they are being hired. An accountant may charge an hourly rate when a company or individual needs their services on a short-term basis, such as when performing an audit or requesting assistance setting up a financial database or process. Hourly rates can range as widely as $40 per hour to $300 or more per hour, depending on your geographic location and the accountant. Check out the average hourly rate for accounting services in your region.

Accountants may offer a package rate for weekly, monthly or annual services to reward ongoing customers. Many accountants offer online services where small businesses can access online accounting software and payroll assistance, and the accountant — for a monthly or other recurring fee — provides financial analysis and reporting of their numbers. For basic monthly accounting services, an accountant might charge anywhere from $75 to $500 or more, depending on what was included in a given package, the size of the client’s business, and the complexity of work requested. Nationally, full-time staff accountants earn between $40,000 and $80,000, depending on experience and other factors.

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.

What is an accountant?

Accountants are financial professionals who have received an accounting degree from a four-year university or college. By trade, accountants prepare, maintain and examine the financial statements of an individual, business or institution. An accountant prepares reports for tax purposes and can also perform audits of public companies. Common tasks include creating budgets, analyzing profits and losses of a company, processing payroll, preparing financial statements for company leadership, and creating and maintaining financial database systems for a company.    

Accountants do not automatically have a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation unless they have passed the Uniform CPA Examination and received the proper license. Regardless of whether they are CPA certified or not, accountants can assist businesses and individuals with bookkeeping and financial reporting, while CPAs are more knowledgeable in tax codes as a result of the CPA licensing examination and continuing education requirements. CPAs are also eligible to represent clients before the IRS if audit support is required, while a non-CPA accountant is not. Academic background, years in the field and professional reputation all can affect an accountant’s rates.

Check out the average hourly rate for accounting services in your area.

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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