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Price 
Location 
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Description
$ 250
Feb 2008
Tustin, CA
Payment for preparing state and federal returns  more... close row
$ 510
Mar 2008
New York, NY
Long standing relationship with accountant  more... close row
$ 450
Mar 2008
Seattle, WA
State and Federal Tax Preparation for a 1099 Contractor  more... close row
$ 500
Mar 2007
Blue Bell, PA
Tax preparation services  more... close row
$ 500
Mar 2007
Forks, Washington
Expensive but adequate tax preparation  more... close row
$ 150
Apr 2007
San Diego, CA
Personal tax filing and amendment  more... close row
$ 180
Mar 2007
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
E-filing taxes through a CPA  more... close row
$ 106
Mar 2006
Columbus, OH
Tax Accountant
Tax preparer made life much easier  more... close row
$ 120
Feb 2008
WIchita, KS
Accounting service for income taxes  more... close row
$ 125
Jan 2007
Northeast Arkansas
Local accounting service for income tax filing  more... close row
$ 125
Apr 2008
Myrtle Beach, SC
Preparing tax returns and reviewing old ones  more... close row

Description of service

My taxes for this year as well as going over last years again becaue the last person who did my taxes did not care what I was supposed to get back. He printed out everything to give back to me in a folder as well as preparing my envelopes to send any information back. He had the stamps and everything. He spent a moderate amount of time with me not rushing to see the next people and was very friendly and courteous. He was nice to the next people as well apologizing for making them wait.


Review of Service

This was really good service. The person paid pretty good attention to detail and made sure I got what I was supposed to even in back taxes. He stayed longer with us because I had extra paper work. He actually charged me less that I thought he would.


Tips

Find someone who others have spoken highly of. Usually if it's a good accountant word of mouth plays a big role. make sure who your dealing with takes time with you to go over everything. Accountants know what to look for when doing taxes and sometimes you have money coming back you didn't even know about.


$ 175
Mar 2007
Clarksburg, WV
Accounting firm for tax return  more... close row
$ 115
Feb 2008
Richmond, MN
Possibly overcharged for tax preparation  more... close row