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More About Tax Preparation

TurboTax Live allows you to easily connect with a tax expert to file your taxes with confidence. For more information
about tax preparation services, check out the articles below to help with New York tax preparation.

TAX PREPARATION SERVICES


How to Find a Good CPA
for your Taxes?


It’s easy to find an experienced CPA to assist with your taxes so you can maximize your tax savings. Just follow these seven steps: 1. See what their specialization is; 2. Verify their Preparer Tax Identification Number (PTIN); 3. Review their CPA license status; 4. Weigh their tax filing experience; 5. Make sure they will sign your tax return; 6.Confirm that they will provide tax planning recommendations, and 7. Discuss
their fees.

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CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANCY


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


Now you can speak directly with a certified public account or IRS-approved enrolled agent from the comfort and privacy of your home anywhere in the New York area. TurboTax Live connects you via one-way video to credentialed experts with an average of 15 years in tax preparation experience. Best of all, their answers and advice are backed with the TurboTax Live 100% Accuracy Guarantee for any income tax return they review, sign, and file
on your behalf.

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TAX PROFESSIONAL GUIDE


What is a Tax Professional?


The term “tax professional” applies to anyone who charges a fee to prepare
your taxes, but not all tax preparers are authorized to represent your interests before the IRS. Only certified public accountants (CPAs), enrolled agents
(EAs), and tax attorneys are recognized
as Federally Authorized Tax Practitioners (FATPs) by the IRS.

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TAX PREPARER GUIDE


4 Types of Tax Preparers


Tax preparers operating in New York fall into four basic categories, based on their education and credentials. These four categories are: 1) certified public accountants (CPAs); 2) IRS-recognized enrolled agents (EAs);
3) attorneys who specialize in tax law; and
4) non-credentialed income
tax preparers. Read more to learn about the important differences
between them.

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FACTS ABOUT CPAs


What is a CPA (Certified
Public Accountant)?


A certified public accountant (CPA) is unique among tax preparers. A CPA is a credentialed accounting professional who is licensed by at least one state or US territory to offer the public various accounting services, including income
tax preparation and filing.

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ENROLLED AGENT OVERVIEW


What is an Enrolled Agent for Taxes?


Enrolled agents, or EAs, are credentialed tax preparers. Many are former IRS employees who have decades of experience reviewing tax returns.
They, like CPAs and tax attorneys, are authorized to represent New York taxpayers in tax matters that come
before the IRS. Enrolled agents have "unlimited practice rights," meaning they are IRS-approved to represent not only individual taxpayers, but also
businesses and organizations.

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