Re: Thoughts on taxes On Topic

RichL wrote:

If you're a DIY'er regardless of whether you use the assistance of
software or not, you've got to be familiar with all the pertinent IRS
regs, booklets, instructions, etc.

We pay a CPA to file for us, he spots things we would never in a hundred
years stumble on so while it's ain't exactly cheap it works out well for us.

As for H&R Block, they've been busted for things like charging illegally
high interest rates, steering clients to investments that profit HRB rather
than the client, threatening employees who fail to push clients into
low-interest IRAs with hidden fees, and so on. Sometimes You Get What You
Pay For is good advice.