At the time of declaring the taxes, good helps are always welcome. Family, friends, colleagues, internet, as long as they are reliable source, everything is valid so you can declare as accurately as possible. But nothing compares with the help of a professional to make a complete tax return and according to the laws in force. This professional is the accountant. But not all of them are good enough to help you.
First, an accountant can specialize in tax returns for companies or individuals. This accountant, despite knowing the procedures for the tax declaration of the individual may not know some important details, about some expenses that can be declared to discount at the time of the declaration. It is important that you talk to him to see if he has any specialization and can help you even with important details.
Accounting firms usually have professionals who specialize in various areas. However, because of the high volume of statements they are involved in, they may not give so much attention to their specific case and thus not be worth the investment, even if it outweighs the hiring of another professional.
Ideal is hiring a freelance accountant and with a certain specialization in tax filing. A good professional will sit with you for at least half an hour and talk over all your finances. It will ask you about all the expenses, explain everything that can be taxed or not, all the taxes that you could save. Although this service is more expensive, it is also the most personalized and efficient. We are talking that deep down, the cheap, can get expensive.
The important thing to do with the accountant is that you leave the service with a better sense of all the costs and expenses that you can include in the statement, in addition to receipts. Thus, each year makes it easier to declare on your own and at any given time, it will not be necessary to hire the accountant. However as the laws and requirements are always changing, it is always convenient that you hire an accountant, the matter is delivered in good hands. Nothing like a professional to help you.