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Barbara Leed

Address: General Electric Building
570 Lexington Avenue, 29th Floor
New York, NY 10022

Phone: (212) 682-7986
FAX: (718) 428-3623

Credentials: AFSP, RTRP, Notary

 

 

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About Barbara

Qualified with RTRP and 45 years with NATP

I have been preparing taxes for over 47 years. I am knowledgeable in all different types of tax returns and my continuous education in the Tax Industry make me well versed at catering to any and every client.

Simply put, I do every tax return like it’s my own.

 

Tax Specialities

  • Individual Income Tax
  • Corporate Income Tax 
  • Estate & Gift Taxes

☆ Barbara’s Favorite Tax Tip

Get Incorporated in you are a Contractor. If the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is forgiven, it cannot be considered as income and it's not a deduction on your expenses when filing taxes.

One bonus tip: if you use the standard deduction this year (2021) you can deduct $600 for charity.

A Quick Guide To Tax Preparer Credentials:

What does AFSP stand for?

What does AFSP stand for?

The Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP) is a voluntary program designed to encourage tax return preparers to participate in continuing education (CE) courses.

What does CE stand for?

What does CE stand for?

IRS Continuing Education (CE) is voluntary for PTIN holders who are participating in the Annual Filing Season Program. CE credits are reported to the IRS by the continuing education provider.

What is a CPA?

What is a CPA?

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is the title of qualified accountants in numerous countries in the English-speaking world. It is generally equivalent to the title of chartered accountant in other English-speaking countries. In the United States, the CPA is a license to provide accounting services to the public.

What is an EA?

What is an EA?

Enrolled Agent (EA) is a tax advisor who is a federally authorized tax practitioner empowered by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Enrolled Agents represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service for tax issues including audits, collections and appeals.

Enrolled agent status is the highest credential awarded by the IRS. On the other hand, certified public accountants are licensed by their applicable state boards of accountancy.

 

What is NATP?

What is NATP?

The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) provides support, education, products, and research services to United States tax professionals. Members of the National Association of Tax Professionals work at offices that assist over 11 million taxpayers with tax preparation and planning.

Through resources, connections, and a strong industry voice, NATP helps tax professionals serve their clients with the highest level of excellence. Our members benefit from unmatched tax education and timely information and updates and are equipped to serve the taxpaying public honestly, expertly, and professionally.

What is a RTRP?

What is a RTRP?

RTRP stands for Registered Tax Return Preparer. All tax preparers who are paid to prepare tax returns (by anyone including family) are subject to the RTRP requirements. The RTRP designation process is required by law and began in September 2010.