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  • TorTax,
    Minneapolis, MN
    March 28, 2020

    "Brad helped me with all my questions. It was so helpful to have clarification on the information I was submitting. He
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    Minneapolis, MN
    March 21, 2020

    "It was great to do most of the work and have an expert help me when I had questions. I got help within minutes. Plus, I get to chat with an expert any time during the year. It's pretty amazing how they've set this up."

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    Minneapolis, MN
    February 29, 2020

    "I had many
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    Minneapolis, MN
    February 25, 2020

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    Minneapolis, MN
    February 24, 2020

    "TurboTax was very thorough. I asked many questions in the live CPA chat and had a
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    Minneapolis, MN
    February 4, 2020

    "Filing under self-employed can be very confusing, but the live expert support I received from TurboTax this year was incredible! I couldn't have done it without them. It was so easy. I will never file my
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More About Tax Preparation

Certified public accountants, enrolled agents, tax attorneys—each of these tax preparers brings something unique to your Minneapolis tax preparation. Check out the brief articles below to learn how these differences help improve your
tax outcome.


What is a Tax Professional?

Only tax professionals credentialed by a third-party entity—a state licensing board, a state bar association, or the IRS itself—are permitted to speak on behalf of their clients before the Treasury Department if questions arise regarding a tax return. Take a look at the complete article to understand more about tax professionals.

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How to Find a Good CPA for Your Taxes

CPAs are rigorously tested and vetted for knowledge by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. The licensing boards of states and territories further vet CPAs for expertise and ethics. To make sure you find the best CPA for your taxes, review the
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TurboTax Live Offers CPAs to Answer Your Tax Questions and File Your Taxes

Now you can access the tested and vetted knowledge of a certified public accountant without leaving the comfort of your home. TurboTax live experts are real CPAs, EAs, and tax attorneys that can give you answers and guidance to file your best possible tax return.

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Everything You Need to Know about a
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Tax attorneys understand tax laws, policies, and regulations at the federal, state, and municipal levels. They can prepare tax returns and represent their clients in tax disputes. They also provide clients with tax advice about property acquisitions, estate transfers, and structuring businesses. To learn more, see the full article.

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What is an Enrolled Agent for Taxes?

Perhaps the least-known of all Federally Authorized Tax Practitioners (FATPs) are enrolled agents. These tax preparation experts are specially vetted by the IRS itself, which requires them to pass a three-part examination on tax law, rules, and IRS procedures. To learn more about EAs and how they can help your tax filing, check out the full article.

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What is a Tax Preparer?

A credentialed and experienced tax preparer brings a lot to the tax filing process. Tax preparers who have been vetted by an impartial third-party organization often can identify tax credits and deductions that can save you money. For examples, read on.

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    Our assemblage of credentialed experts have the knowledge and experience to recognize the things that make your tax situation unique, including whether you’re filing as married, single, or head of household, and if you’re an employee, self-employed, or the owner of a Minneapolis small business. This laser-like focus will result in tax deductions, tax credits, and even industry-specific tax breaks for TurboTax Live Self-Employed filers. As an added benefit of filing with TurboTax Live Self-Employed, you’ll get access to QuickBooks Self-Employed if it suits
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