Taxpayers beware before signing and filing your tax return.
"Before you sign your tax return, or give authorization for your preparer to electronically submit your return, ask them to explain the return – line by line," said Donna Gale Cothran, franchise owner and enrolled agent of H&R Block, Minden. "Make sure you understand the return and agree with every part. If the Internal Revenue Service chooses to audit your return, they are auditing you, the tax payer, not the tax preparer."Subscribe to Read!