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Start by meeting
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Connect right on your screen with a live expert to discuss your taxes this year. They can even customize your experience so you only answer questions that apply to you and your situation.

Connect right on your screen with a live expert to discuss your taxes this year. They can even customize your experience so you only answer questions that apply to you and your situation.

Tell us about your year

Tell us about
your year

We’ll ask about your work, family, and other things relevant to your taxes. We partner with hundreds of employers and financial institutions so you can auto-import your W-2 or investment info.

We’ll ask about your work, family, and other things relevant to your taxes. We partner with hundreds of employers and financial institutions so you can auto-import your
W-2 or investment info.

Get expert answers and advice as often as you need

Get expert answers
and advice as often
as you need

If you have questions, just select the “Live help” button to chat with an expert or set up a video call at a time that’s convenient for you. You can even connect after
you file.

If you have questions, just select the “Live help” button to chat with an expert or set up a video call at a time that’s convenient for you. You can even connect after
you file.

Have a tax expert review your
return before you file

Have a tax expert
review your
return
before you file

Be confident that nothing is missed and you’re getting every dollar you deserve. An expert can go over your return with you and make sure you have
no
unanswered questions.

Be confident that nothing is missed and you’re getting every dollar you deserve. An expert can go over your return with
you and make sure you have
no
unanswered questions.

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100% Accurate,
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Every return filed with TurboTax Live is done right, guaranteed. If you pay an IRS penalty because of an error made by a TurboTax Live expert, we’ll pay you the penalty plus interest.

Every return filed with TurboTax Live is done right, guaranteed. If you pay an IRS penalty because of an error made by a TurboTax Live expert, we’ll pay you the penalty
plus interest.

NEW! Have a tax expert do your taxes for you

NEW! Have a tax
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Start in TurboTax Live and, as an optional upgrade, have your own dedicated expert or CPA prepare, sign, and file your return. You can also select the “Do my taxes for me” button at any time.

Start in TurboTax Live and, as an optional upgrade, have your own dedicated expert or CPA prepare, sign, and file your return. You can also select the “Do my taxes for me” button at any time.

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Claudell,
Tax Expert 22yrs
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Covers W-2 and unemployment income
Earned Income Tax Credit (EIC) and child tax credits
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Charitable donations over $300
Student loan interest and education expenses
Covers stocks, bonds, and ESPPs
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Gains and losses from cryptocurrency transactions
Auto import of investment income
Ideal for self-employed (1099-NEC) income
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Guidance for freelancers and small business owners
Maximize deductions for work expenses (Schedule C)
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One-on-one guidance and year-round tax advice
Your taxes done right, guaranteed
Covers W-2 and unemployment income
Earned Income Tax Credit (EIC) and child tax credits
Mortgage and property tax deductions
Charitable donations over $300
Student loan interest and education expenses
Covers stocks, bonds, and ESPPs
Rental property income and refinancing deductions
Gains and losses from cryptocurrency transactions
Ideal for self-employed (1099-NEC) income
Finds deductions specific to your line of work
Guidance for freelancers and small business owners
Maximize deductions for work expenses (Schedule C)
Easily import your 1099-NEC with just a snap
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More about tax preparation


Various Portland tax preparers, including Portland CPAs, can bring different skills to your tax preparation. Review the articles below to discover how these tax preparation services can help you file income taxes.

CPA FACTS

What is a CPA (certified
public accountant)?


As the term “certified public accountant” implies, CPAs are people who are certified by the state or territory to offer accountancy services to the public. These services can include a range of things—analyzing financial data, maintaining accounting records, and calculating and filing tax returns. To find out how CPAs can help you with your taxes, see the article below.

INFORMATION ABOUT EAs
AND CPAs

EA vs. CPA tax professionals: what’s
the difference?


Are you seeking information comparing EAs and CPAs? Each of these professionals possesses unique qualifications for preparing your taxes. The article linked below compares their credentials so you have a better understanding of the different types of
tax preparers.

LEARNING ABOUT
TAX DOCUMENTS

What documents do I need to bring to my tax preparer?

Tax documents such as your W-2 or 1099 must accompany your return when you file your taxes. Other documents may be needed to support claims of deductions and credits, even if they are not mailed in with your return. Consult this list of documents that may be required when you prepare
your taxes.

CONSIDERING TAX PROFESSIONALS

What is a tax professional?

A tax professional is somebody who has the knowledge and real-life experience to support you with preparing your taxes. Tax professionals stay current on ever-changing tax policies, laws, and regulations, which can affect the sum you owe or possibly get back in the form of a tax refund. Consult the full article to learn about different
tax professionals.

TAX ATTORNEY SUMMARY

Everything you need to know about
a tax attorney


Tax attorneys are well-versed in tax policy, laws, and regulations at various levels—state, federal, and local. Tax attorneys are skilled at preparing tax returns and are authorized to represent taxpayers before the IRS. To find out more, consult the accompanying article.

ENROLLED AGENT INFORMATION

What is an enrolled agent
for taxes?


Anyone who practices before the Treasury Department, the agency that includes the IRS, must have a “good reputation” and “good character," in addition to possessing the knowledge and skills to manage tax matters. Enrolled agents are among those who meet these standards. To find out more about these tax experts, see the
article below.

Online tax preparation for Portland
tax filers

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    Thanks to one-way, private video chatting, you can get informed answers to all your tax questions while at ease in your Portland home. When you connect with TurboTax Live tax experts or CPAs, you’re able to confer with an experienced tax preparer about your return. In fact, a dedicated tax preparer can even do your taxes for you, start to finish, when you opt for Live Full Service. You’ll file with confidence knowing every tax break and credit you deserve will be yours.

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    With TurboTax Live, you can schedule a call with a tax expert or CPA from the device you prefer. You’re able to access your TurboTax online account seamlessly whenever and wherever you want. You can ask as many tax questions as you want, and you’ll receive expert advice that will enable you to secure all the tax advantages you deserve. When you opt for Live Full Service, your dedicated tax preparer can complete, sign, and file your tax return for you.

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    The information you share with your tax preparer is used to help determine the best outcome for your taxes. Naturally, you need the utmost confidence in the individual you’re conferring with. You can connect with confidence to TurboTax Live tax experts and CPAs. When you upgrade to Live Full Service, a dedicated tax expert will prepare and file your taxes for you, from start to finish, without ever having to leave home to visit a Portland CPA.

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    You can have total confidence in the answers and advice you receive from TurboTax Live’s tax experts and CPAs because we guarantee their advice—and any tax return they prepare on your behalf—to be 100% correct and accurate. No matter where in Portland you happen to live—from Salmon Creek to Happy Valley, from Gresham to Hilsboro, and anyplace around The City of Roses, you can trust in the accuracy of the tax-reducing assistance you get from TurboTax Live.

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    Like our tax experts and CPAs, TurboTax Live products can accommodate your tax filing situation. You can choose from Live Basic, Deluxe, Premier, or Self-Employed, depending on your unique tax situation. Should you opt to file with TurboTax Live Self-Employed, you can receive QuickBooks Self-Employed at a small additional charge. Each product guarantees unlimited advice from TurboTax Live tax experts and state-certified CPAs. You can even arrange to have them do your taxes for you, with Live Full Service.

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