Mistakes on taxes
If the tax person makes a mistake on the taxes.they have to fix it to satify IRS also the fines or plenties they have to pay the money I paid has to be refunded to me.or can she/he get paid because the mistake was their fault from the start Filed 2017.with 2016 w2 didn’t see 2016 on the w2 Customer showed.her.then charged for the amended tax form please help ima lost confused but I think she can’t get paid cause it’s her mistake when she filed the taxes from the start RIGHT OR WRONG???
I’m happy to help! If your tax preparer makes a mistake on your return, it’s still your responsibility to pay any applicable penalties or fines from the IRS. If you haven’t already done so, contact your tax preparer and explain to them what happened. You may also show them documentation from the IRS describing the error on your return. If the penalty or fine from the IRS is not a large amount, it may not be worth the battle with your tax preparer. It usually makes sense to pay the fine and move on. Just don’t return to that tax preparer! For larger cases, accountants and CPAs are covered by errors & omissions insurance to cover their legal expenses. I hope that helps!
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