Business and Management

Philadelphia Tax Services: How to Choose the Best

Income tax season is in full swings, which means that you might shop around for good tax preparation services. Most towns and cities boast dozens of tax services, and Philadelphia is no exception. So choosing the best one for you may take a little research. Unless you have regular bookkeeping, you probably only know the big names on the block These tips can help you pick the for expert tax services in Philadelphia personal or business income tax preparation.


Many smaller tax services are only opened from January to April. If you only need help with your personal income tax, they may be just fine for you. Keep in mind, though, that if you are contacted later about a refund or if you need their assistance during the audit, you may be in luck if you choose a tax service that pulls in its shingle after April 15.


You need an experienced, qualified tax preparer to do your taxes. While you do not have to be a CPA to do the personal income tax, certified public accountants have the education and experience to ensure that you take advantage of all the deductions and exclusions which you are entitled to. 


A centrally located office is an advantage if you intend to meet face to face at the accountant's office. Consider where the office is located and how hard or easy it is to get there if you need to drop off and pick up records and returns.