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Study shows many Americans believe filing tax returns is easy

...a year preparing tax returns, at a cost of $168 billion. According to the IRS, 90 percent of filers either pay a tax preparer or use computer software to help them fill out their returns.But 58 percent in the AP-GfK poll say completing a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-09/study-shows-many-americans
Taxpayer advocate: Avoid health-care tax surprises

...It's crazy."She urged taxpayers to check out tax preparers carefully before hiring one, and not to fall for promises...consumer, beware' world," she said.In dealing with tax preparers, she offered these tips:-Get a copy of your return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-30/taxpayer-advocate-avoid-he
Tax filing apps gain popularity

...agencies that now offer taxpayers either tax filing services or other tax-related information through a mobile app.Tax preparer H&R Block rolled out its first tax-filing app for Android and iPhone devices during the 2012 tax season. The app...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-02-28/tax-filing-
Carol Gough

...from Butler High School, lived in the CSRA all of her life and was a member of Dearing Baptist Church. Carol was a tax preparer for over 30 years, working independently and for H&R Block. She had a loving, generous spirit and would put other's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169256147
Man gets two years in prison for preparing fraudulent tax returns

...week to serve two years in prison for his role in preparing fraudulent tax returns.Carlos Newton, 44, worked as a tax preparer from 2009 through 2011 and prepared 22 fraudulent returns totaling almost $90,000, according to a statement from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-23/man-gets-two-years-pri
'Tis the Season for Giving?and Getting Tax Breaks

...publication can be found at http://www.irs.gov/publications/p526/index.html or you can consult your tax preparer. Know Your Rights is a blog written by Gregory J. Gelpi, an Augusta attorney and owner of The Gelpi Law Firm, P...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/gregory-gelpi/2013-12-23/tis-seas
Heidi Ingham

...Germany at a young age and made a new life in Georgia. You worked hard to provide for your son as a business owner, tax preparer and construction worker. You cared well for friends and family members who were dear to your own heart, despite debilitating...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166950284
Elizabeth McDonald

...in Dearing, GA. At the time of her death she was employed by H&R Block where she had served many years, both as tax preparer and office manager. She was a member of Burns Memorial United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her son...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000165203556
Barbara Angstadt

...She was born in Bridgeport, CT to the late Paul and Elizabeth Mattoon Hetzel. Mrs. Angstadt worked many years as a tax preparer for H&R Block. She and her husband were members of the Abbeville Presbyterian Church where Mrs. Angstadt served...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000165909597
'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' has fans, critics in Georgia hometown

...lot of the things they do ... we don't agree with it," said Carolyn Snead, a McIntyre resident who works as a tax preparer. But she thinks Alana is funny and adorable and that if the show helps her succeed, it's worthwhile.Tommy Floyd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-12/here-comes-honey-boo-boo-has-