Tax Preparer Illinois

up to $22/h
illinois 01/01/2018   Contract up to $22/h
The Tax Preparer is primarily responsible for income tax preparation for individuals and companies.
Identifies potential tax credits and liabilities and ensures accurate and complete returns are filed in a timely manner.
Completes tax forms in accordance with policies and in compliance with legislation and regulations. 

Compute taxes owed by following tax code.
• Prepare or assist in preparing simple to complex tax returns for individuals or small businesses.
• Help taxpayers by using their federal, state and local codes and see to it that clients receive the maximum benefit permitted under the law of government.
• Uncover potential deductions and credits.
• Advise against potential tax liabilities.
• Ensure clients do not pay unnecessary taxes.
• Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures.
• Interview clients to get a thorough picture of financial situation.
• Verify totals on past forms for accuracy.
• Calculate and invoice for form preparation fees.
• Consult tax law handbooks for especially difficult tax returns.
• Resolve customer complaints.
• Recommend additional products and services.
• Prepare tax returns using electronic filing software.
• Ensure a copy of the completed return is provided to the customer.

3+ years experience supporting tax initiatives
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