Archives for January 2014

How to Find an Honest Tax Preparer

Carpenter, Evert and Associates is a certified public accounting firm in Bloomington, Minnesota. Because of our experience and training, we understand the importance of hiring a well-qualified company to do your tax preparation. CPAs are experts in tax preparation and planning, and can give you the highest level of service available. The IRS has released a list of helpful … [Read more...]

IRS Warns of Tax-Related Scams

With the start of tax season comes tax-related scams. The IRS recently published a press release outlining potential tax scams and threats of identity fraud. They also offer helpful tips for avoiding tax scams. IRS Newswire, January 23, 2014 Issue IR-2014-5 WASHINGTON — With the start of the 2014 tax season approaching on Jan. 31, the Internal Revenue Service urged … [Read more...]

Need Professional Tax Help?

 The Tax Checklist from Carpenter, Evert and Associates can help you decide if it's time to hire a tax professional. To make the most out of your tax deductions, get a free Tax Organizer from Carpenter Evert. Tax preparation was easy when we were in our 20s. Grab your W-2, a 1040EZ form, and you were done in 15 minutes. As life gets more complicated, so does tax … [Read more...]