Tips for choosing the best tax preparer

A recent article on CNBC warns that many tax preparers are “incompetent” and points out that only four of the 50 states regulate tax preparers.  Because your tax return is one of the most important, if not the most important, financial document you prepare, you should not trust it to just anyone.  (For the full article read, “Many tax preparers ‘incompetent,’ group warns.”)

To avoid this problem, the Internal Revenue Service offers advice about how to choose a tax professional to help you prepare your tax returns.  Visit their website here for information you can use now to make sure you choose the right tax preparer this year.