Here we are in the midst of income tax filing season. Those very organized among us have already filed their taxes. But most of us are either working on them, or are thinking about working on them, or are thinking that in a few days we’ll begin thinking about working on them….
So let’s take a momentary detour to talk about how you, through your advocacy practice, can be marvelously helpful to your clients, providing them with information about how to save some money on their income taxes (maybe.) You may even improve their health by the suggestion!
“But!” you say… “I am not a tax preparer! How can I help my clients save money on their taxes?”
The answer is simple. and is true for both American and Canadian income taxes (IRS and CRA). It does require a bit of explanation, though.