As tax day approaches, many Americans are rushing to tax preparers for paid help. The National Society of Accountants found in a survey last year that Americans paid tax preparers $176 on average to file federal and state returns. That’s without itemized deductions. But what programs are available for people with low incomes so that […]
Two decades ago, Congress voted to have the IRS help Americans file their returns but it never happened.
There's almost no regulation of tax preparers in the U.S.