Prices

Price of Individual Tax Preparation Services

All prices subject to change without notice. Additional hourly rates may apply when taxpayer records are not in good order. Forms and worksheets not listed in the sections below may cost extra.

Basic Tax Return Preparation - $200

  • One federal 1040 return
  • One state return
  • Schedule A (Itemized Deductions)
  • Schedule B
  • Schedules 1 - 6
  • Education credits, dependent care credit, child tax credit, earned income credit
  • E-file
  • Audit protection and ID theft assistance. (a $60 value)

Basic Tax Return with Small Business Schedules - $260 minimum

  • All services included with Basic Tax Return Preparation - $200 plus...
  • Schedule C “Profit or Loss from Business” is $50 per form plus $10 per item.
  • Form 8829 “Office in Home” is $25 for the simplified method, otherwise $50 plus the cost of depreciation-related schedules.
  • Form 4562 “Depreciation and Amortization” is $35 plus $5 per item.
  • Federal and State Depreciation schedules that list all depreciable assets are $25 each.
  • Form 8995 “Qualified Business Income Deduction” is $25 for simple calculations. Complex calculations such as businesses with employees are $100.
  • Form 4797 “Sales of Business Property” is $50 plus $15 per item sold.

Basic Tax Return with Capital Gains and Losses - $250 minimum

  • All services included with Basic Tax Return Preparation - $200 plus...
  • Schedule D “Capital Gains and Losses” is $50 per form.
  • Form 8949 “Sale and Other Disposition of Capital Assets” is $35 per form.
  • Form 2119 and related worksheets “Taxable Gain on Sale of Home” is $35.
  • Form 4797 “Sales of Business Property” is $25 per item.

Basic Tax Return with Schedule E Supplemental Income - $250 minimum

  • All services included with Basic Tax Return Preparation - $200 plus...
  • Schedule E page 1 “Income or Loss From Rental Real Estate and Royalties” is $35 per property.
  • Schedule E page 2 “Income or Loss From Partnerships, S Corps, Estate, Trusts, and REIMCs” is $75 per form.
  • Schedule K-1s are $50 per form.
  • Form 4562 “Depreciation and Amortization” is $35 plus $5 per item.
  • Federal and State Depreciation schedules that list all depreciable assets are $25 each.
  • Form 8995 “Qualified Business Income Deduction” is $25 for simple calculations. Complex calculations such as businesses with employees are $100.
  • Form 6252 "Installment Sales" is $50 per form.
  • Form 4797 “Sales of Business Property” is $25 per item.
  • Form 8582 Passive Activity Loss Limitations is $25 per form.
  • Form 8582CR Passive Activity Credit Limitations is $25 per form.
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