VOLUME 2 2023

Tax filing time is officially here. Are you ready? This year things are beginning to return to normal, but that doesn't necessarily mean it will be stress-free. That's why this month, we have a collection of tips to help make filing your 2022 taxes easier.

You'll learn how to choose the best tax preparer, and what documents are important to bring them. We dive into the pros and cons of filing jointly or separately as a married taxpayer, and share several key deductions you should keep in mind if you're self-employed. Lastly, we have advice for managing stress during tax time and at other busy times of year.


Your 2022 tax document checklist

Some important tax documents have been coming to your mailbox. Wondering what documents are important to bring to your tax preparer? Here's our checklist.


6 tax deductions self-employed workers should know

There are a host of tax deductions available to self-employed individuals that can generate real savings when filing your tax return. Here are a few deductions you should know.


How to choose the best tax preparer

If you choose to have someone prepare your tax return, it’s important to choose wisely. But how do you know if your tax preparer is right for you or your business?


MFJ vs MFS: filing options for married taxpayers

You may assume that filing a return jointly with your spouse is the only option. In fact, married taxpayers can file separate returns. But how do you know which option is better?


8 tips to manage stress during tax time

When filing mistakes can be costly, it’s understandable that tax time can be stressful. So, how do you stay in control now and during other stressful times?


ERC – it's not too late!

Did you know that eligible business owners can still claim the Employee Retention Credit (ERC)? Since 2020, Padgett has helped hundreds of clients apply for the credit, and we've collectively received millions of dollars. If you want to learn more about your eligibility or get started applying for the ERC, contact us today.


About Padgett

At PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES®, we know the stresses of running a business can keep owners awake at night. Your business is your livelihood — and quite possibly the livelihood of your employees — so it’s no wonder it’s always on your mind. PADGETT is here to help. We offer tax, accounting, payroll and advisory services that can help your business reach new heights, allowing you to rest easy.

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