I cannot believe that I am still doing taxes...in October! If you are one of my clients who are "tardy for the party", don't feel bad. I LOVE you guys! You all give me purpose and meaning after the summer. And besides you are not alone. According to the IRS, "more than a quarter of the nearly 13 million taxpayers who requested an automatic six-month extension this year have yet to file. (as of September 30th)".
So I only have one question for you? What are you waiting for!?!?!?!
The 2013 tax season will be closing officially in 10 days. If you haven't got in touch with a tax professional, do so asap. For those who need help, contact me today to make an appointment.
If you are brave enough to complete your tax return yourself, please use the IRS Free File system to save on the filing costs. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen says "Many people may not realize they can still file their tax return for free through the IRS Free File program available on IRS.gov". Watch this video below for additional tips:
Jéneen R. Perkins is a freelance accountant and consultant serving entrepreneurs, families and small businesses. She prides herself in being fluent in plain English instead of “Accountant-ese”.
"Putting My Money Where My Mouth Is" is a journal about real life experiences and answers to tough tax questions posed to Jéneen R. Perkins, Owner of Eclat Enterprises, LLC