2019 Tax Preparation Advice, Help & Latest News
The tax preparation industry is one of those industries that everyone loves to hate. Since the average American doesn't understand the tax code, these organizations step in and promise to take care of everything for you. All you need to do is give them a hefty fee and voila, your taxes are now done. If you're lucky, you'll get some money back.
So Ted Cruz is running for President, and wants to abolish the IRS.Back in the wake of the “IRS Scandal”—that is, when the public became aware that the IRS was selectively targeting nominally conservative or Tea Party-associated groups for tax audits, Cruz’s solution was to eliminate the federal body altogether.
If you ever want to see a 'real life experiment' on how to turn Ayn Rand's philosophy into a state wide policy, then look no further than Kansas. Governor Brownback coasted to election four years ago on his promise to make Kansas a bastion of conservative orthodoxy.
Tax Preparation News & Opinion Articles
|Mon Apr 22, 2019 | thenation.com|
David Cay Johnston is a Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative reporter who previously worked at The New York Times. He’s the founder and editor of DCReport.org. His most...
|Wed Jun 18, 2014 | forbes.com|
Here’s a tip if you are seeking to getting started as a tax preparer. Don’t go to work for somebody who also distributes cocaine and runs a Ponzi scheme. That is probably...
|Wed Mar 11, 2015 | reuters.com|
Taxes are one of the few constants in life, but what happens when you change the way you do your return?
People move or get divorced, tax preparers pass away. There is...
|Mon Apr 07, 2014 | nytimes.com|
In December, they begin showing up in empty storefronts in neighborhoods where empty storefronts are easy to come by. Cars with phone numbers brightly displayed on the...
Tax Preparation Videos
|Wed Jan 23, 2013|
If you are thinking of hiring a tax preparer to file your returns, beware! Though the majority are trustworthy,...
|Sun Mar 11, 2012|
Kelli Grant, Senior Consumer Reporter for SmartMoney.com, discusses how to cut your tax prep bill and your risk for...