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2018 Tax Season Recap: Not Too Bad

By | May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Editorial Commentary|Tags: , |

It's time for my annual look back on how the tax season went. Unlike the last 3 seasons, I don't have a lot to complain about.

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How Will the New Tax Law Affect the Preparer Industry?

By | February 7th, 2018|Categories: Editorial Commentary|Tags: |

I think tax reform will be a mixed bag for preparers ... those of us who deal with average folks will likely be hurt, while the firms that deal mainly with businesses will likely benefit.

I Have the Yips

By | February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Editorial Commentary|Tags: |

Image courtesy of user "kellepics" on Pixabay.com I’ve gone back and forth over the last few months about whether or not to share this. Eventually I decided that this is a glimpse into the real-world side of running a tax practice. And so I'm sharing. ----- I have the “yips.” Normally we think of [...]

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I’m An Accountant, Not a Miracle Worker

By | July 18th, 2017|Categories: Editorial Commentary|Tags: , |

Something I wish clients understood: I am not a miracle worker.

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Mistakes I’ve Made: Not Including Prior Refund on Amended Return

By | June 7th, 2017|Categories: Editorial Commentary|Tags: , , |

Tax preparers make mistakes too. In this semi-irregular series, I reveal some of the mistakes I've made through the years.

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