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  • acole1082,
    Baltimore, MD
    May 1, 2020

    "Fast and easy to use.
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    Baltimore, MD
    March 31, 2020

    "I had a great experience with Greg, one of the CPAs that
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    Baltimore, MD
    March 28, 2020

    "I appreciated the on-demand access to a CPA and the way TurboTax guided me through options to get my best refund."

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    Baltimore, MD
    March 28, 2020

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    Baltimore, MD
    March 19, 2020

    "TurboTax was super easy.
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  • Tazg,
    Baltimore, MD
    February 17, 2020

    "Using TurboTax is so simple and user friendly. I love having
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More About Tax Preparation

Not all Baltimore tax preparers will approach tax preparation the same way. See the accompanying articles to learn about the differences between credentialed and non-credentialed tax preparers and how these differences can help you get the most out
of your taxes.


Why Our TurboTax Live CPAs and Enrolled Agents Love Helping People Like You!

Nothing is better than using your knowledge, skills, and talent to help people—that’s what TurboTax Live CPAs, EAs, and tax attorneys say all the time. They get a double dose of satisfaction from empowering customers to save money and to feel confident about filing their tax returns. See the accompanying article for more.

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What is an Enrolled Agent for Taxes?

Enrolled agents are specially tested, vetted, and certified by the IRS
to prepare taxes
for clients anywhere in the United States. A portion
of enrolled agents are former IRS employees who have achieved
the highest level of IRS certification. To learn more,
see the
accompanying article.

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What is a Tax Professional?

A tax professional is someone who possesses the understanding, credentials, and practical experience to
aid in the preparation of personal income tax returns. These tax experts remain current on tax legislation, rules, and regulations, which can change each year and can have a major impact on the amount you owe or how much
you’ll get back.

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4 Types of Tax Preparers

Not all tax preparers have the same education, skills, or credentials. The differences in their background and experience help you get the most out of your taxes. To find out about the 4 types of tax preparers, check out the accompanying article.

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How to Find a Good CPA
for your Taxes

Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) are well versed in tax rules and regulations and can assist you in preparing your tax return in a way that maximizes your tax savings. They are certified for ethics and skills by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and licensed by state boards of accountancy. See the accompanying article about finding a tax CPA for your needs.

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What is a Tax Accountant?

Accountants who concentrate on the various laws, regulations, and rules that affect the calculation and preparation of federal, state, and local taxes are called
tax accountants. These individuals provide a number of taxation-related services for both businesses and individuals. These often include the preparation and
of tax returns.

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