What is the difference between us all…

What is the difference between us all…

As a professional tax preparer, I am often asked what is the difference between us.  Enrolled Agent, tax attorney, an accountant/CPA, a bookkeeper, and a tax preparer. So here you go… For a beginning, a professional Tax Preparer is an individual who prepares tax...

Without A Guarantee!

I’ve touched on the topic of the guarantee, but since having one or more guarantees is so important – especially when it comes to filing your taxes with the IRS – I thought I better go into a little bit more detail just to make sure you know what should be...

When it comes time to do your tax return

When it comes to doing your taxes, one question that most people have to ask themselves at some point is, “Should I do my own taxes or hire a professional?” A tax professional can make life much easier. A good tax professional will by far save you more money than you...
Now just what is The Enrolled Agent (EA)

Now just what is The Enrolled Agent (EA)

10 years ago, when I relocated my business to Missouri, I realized I needed to be blogging. Blogging is a great way to educate the tax paying public. I wrote a guest post for a friend of mine, under my blog name, A GUEST POST FROM THE MISSOURI TAX GUY . I defined the...
ALPHABET SOUP – Preparer designations

ALPHABET SOUP – Preparer designations

Written by Robert D Flach (the internet’s “Wandering Tax Pro”) I am happy to welcome my friend and colleague Bruce McFarland back to the “tax blogosphere”, and am pleased that I played a small part in his first becoming the “Missouri Tax Guy” years ago. There are a...