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Why Use a Professional for Tax Preparation?
July 9, 2020 at 9:30 PM
This is  a photo of money you might save if you use a professional for tax preparation in Lenexa, KS.

Getting the most out of your tax refund is everyone’s goal, whether you’re a business or an individual. But maximizing your returns can be complicated, depending on the complexity of your income streams, estate and business dealings. Tax preparation with a professional service is a must for more complicated returns, as tax law can be notoriously confusing. A key to a successful tax filing is being prepared, and the earlier you get started the better. Using a professional can also help maximize your return - they will know the intricacies of tax law and the myriad of deductions you could be missing out on if filing yourself.

Tax Preparation For Businesses

For businesses, tax preparation can be a time-consuming and complex process. The complexity of the process depends on the size of your business, whether you employ people, your industry and several other factors. Add to this complexity the fact that while federal tax law stays the same for all, state and municipal tax laws vary. For example, in Kansas there is a sales tax for remote retailers for any amount of goods sold, while in other states, a remote sales tax is triggered when the seller sells a certain amount. Missing an important piece of legislation could spell trouble later on, and as tax laws change, a professional tax preparer is aware of these changes in a way a business owner might not be. In addition to this, certain products or services you sell are taxed while others are not! Knowing this crucial information, as well as all the deductions available to you can save you time, money and keep your business within the limits of local state and municipal tax laws.

For Families

Each family is different, and a holistic approach to tax preparation is needed on a case-by-case basis. We are proud to have years of experiencing serving the Lenexa, KS community and can help your family prepare for tax season. Property, dependents, different streams of income and all the various expenses that a family has throughout the year are just a few of the factors that can affect your return. A professional tax preparer can ensure all deductions are accounted for. They also know about expenses many of us simply forget about, such as medical expenses, charitable contributions, and hobby expenses just to name a few. The list goes on! An ongoing relationship with a tax preparer means you are less likely to miss important dates and most importantly, the peace of mind you get knowing that a professional is looking out for your family.

For Individuals

This is perhaps the most straightforward of all filings, despite the often complex tax laws we are all subject to. Individuals can benefit from working with a professional when it comes to tax preparation the same way families do. There are so many deductibles you may not be aware of that a professional who is versed in tax law can include in your return. Likewise, for substantial estates and multiple income streams it becomes even more important to work with a tax specialist with expertise. Whether you’re a business owner, family or an individual, get in touch with us for a consultation today and experience the benefits of working with a tax specialist!