How to Choose a Tax Preparer for Filing Season

With just two months until tax filing season begins, the IRS is helping taxpayers get ready with a new tax preparedness series. The latest installment in that series offers 10 tips on how to choose a tax preparer. To avoid hiring an unethical tax preparer or being the victim of a tax scam, the IRS encourages you to research your tax preparer’s history with the Better Business Bureau before providing them with your tax information. They also now offer a searchable online directory that allows you … [Read more...]