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More About Tax Preparation

The different types of Cleveland tax preparers —some professionally credentialed and others not—bring different backgrounds and levels of experience to your tax preparation. Check out the articles below to help decide how a tax preparer can help you.

PRIMER ON TAX PREPARERS


What is a Tax Preparer?


An income tax preparer can calculate a client’s income taxes, complete their tax forms, and file their tax returns. They are skilled at matching a business’ or an individual’s circumstances to the various tax breaks and credits available. Some tax preparers are credentialed by third party organizations in their field. Others are not. Learn more about the differences between tax preparers by reviewing the article below.

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TAX ACCOUNTANT INFORMATION


What is a Tax Accountant?


Many accountants focus on business processes such as payroll accounting and cost accounting. Others dedicate themselves to tax accounting. Tax accountants specialize in the application of tax policies, IRS regulations, and state and local tax rules to the financial activities of businesses and individuals. To find out more, refer to the article below.

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TAX PREPARER DESCRIPTION


4 Types of Tax Preparers


Different tax preparers have different backgrounds, including different education, different credentialing, and different experience. CPAs have an accounting background. EAs often have an IRS background. Tax attorneys have a legal background. To find out more about tax preparers, read the article below.

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CPA VETTING FACTS


How to Find a Good CPA for Your Taxes


In order to offer their accounting services to the public, CPAs first must be licensed by the state board of accountancy where they’re located. Most states require that they pass exams by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. To get tips on how to identify a good CPA, see more in the article linked below.

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CONSIDERING ONLINE CPAs


TurboTax Live Offers CPAs to Answer Your Tax Questions and File Your Taxes


Imagine meeting with a tested, vetted, and licensed CPA without the hassle of traveling to their office. Now you can! With TurboTax Live, you get all the benefits of having a CPA help you file your taxes, without having to leave home. You connect online via smartphone, PC, or any other internet-enabled device. Read the full article
for details.

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FACTS ABOUT ENROLLED AGENTS


What is an Enrolled Agent for Taxes?


Certain credentialed tax preparers are designated by the IRS as Federally Authorized Tax Practitioners (FATPs). Among these privileged tax preparers are certified public accountants, tax attorneys, and a third group, known as enrolled agents. Many enrolled agents are former IRS employees who now prepare taxes. To find out more about them and their credentialing, see the article below.

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