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More About Tax Preparation

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To learn more about about our tax preparation services, see the articles listed below to help you with your
Los Angeles
tax preparation

TAX PREPARER GUIDE


4 Types of Tax Preparers


There are four kinds of tax preparers who can help you file your taxes. These include certified public accountants, enrolled agents, tax attorneys, and non-credentialed tax preparers. Learn more about the differences between the types of tax preparers.

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UNDERSTANDING ENROLLED AGENTS


What is an Enrolled Agent for Taxes?


Enrolled agents, also known as EAs, are credentialed tax preparers authorized to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service. EAs have "unlimited practice rights." This means they can represent all kinds of taxpayers: individuals, businesses, or organizations. It also means they are authorized by federal regulations to handle any type of federal tax issue—from filing forms and tax returns to representing taxpayers
in audits.

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CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS


How to Find a Good CPA for Your Taxes


Finding a qualified CPA to do your taxes is easy when you follow these 7 tips: 1. Find out what they specialize in; 2. Confirm their CPA identification number, 3. Verify their CPA license, 4. Evaluate their work experience, 5. Verify that they will sign your return, 6. Ask if they provide tax planning advice, and 7. Learn about their fee structure.

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GUIDE TO TAX PROFESSIONALS


What is a Tax Professional?


There are many kinds of tax professionals, but only those who are Federally Authorized Tax Practitioners, or FATPs, can represent you on taxes matter before the Internal Revenue Service. Learn more about the three kinds types of FATPs authorized by federal regulation: certified public accountants (CPAs), enrolled agents (EAs), and
tax attorneys.

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UNDERSTANDING CPAs


What is a CPA (Certified
Public Accountant)?


A CPA (Certified Public Accountant) is a credentialed accounting professional licensed by one or more states or territories to offer a range of accounting services to the public. These services include the preparation and filing of income tax returns.

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TAX INFORMATION AND HELP


Had a Life Change? TurboTax CPAs and EAs Will be by Your Side with Our New Offering TurboTax Live


Life changes such as getting married, having or adopting a child, or buying a home in the Los Angeles area, can greatly affect your tax return. To make sure you maximize the benefits of these life changes, you can connect with a live tax expert via one-way video with TurboTax Live from the comfort of your home in
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