Tax time

Tax Time

It’s tax time. Do you want to not have to pay to get your taxes prepared and e-filed?

IRS unveils new People First Initiative

People First

To help people facing the challenges of COVID-19 issues, the Internal Revenue Service announced today a sweeping series of steps to assist taxpayers by providing relief on a variety of issues ranging from easing payment guidelines to postponing compliance actions.

Free Income Tax Preparation


Desert Financial and Tax Services is offering free income tax preparation and filing.

Free Income Tax Preparation by one of our IRS Certified VITA Volunteers.

Top 10 Tax Deductions Eliminated or Limited for 2018

Tax Deductions Eliminated

As federal employees and retirees collect their 2018 tax records and information in preparation to file their 2018 federal and state tax returns that are due April 16, 2019, they should be aware that several tax deductions available in 2017 have been eliminated or reduced for 2018.



I sure do hate having to prepare taxes! It takes me quite awhile to do them. I use Turbo Tax, which by the way is a great program.

Why don’t our lawmakers realize what a crappy system we currently have and do away with this annual filing of tax returns?

New Tax Law Changes Publication

New Tax Law Changes Pub

Last week, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued a new tax law changes pub (publication) to help taxpayers learn about the recent tax reform law and how it affects their taxes. 

Six changes under the tax reform plan

6 Key Changes - Tax Act

Six changes under the tax reform plan Standard Deduction Increases Personal Exemption Eliminated Child Tax Credit Rises State and Local Capped ACA Individual Mandate Repealed Mortgage Interest Deduction Drops

Tax Reviews


The tax season is once again upon us. I was recently notified of a site that has a review of tax programs. The review was updated on February 8, 2018.