A taxing situation for independent local tax preparers
Tax season is here, and IRS data shows over 50% tax filers use professional help for e-filing their annual tax returns. SMB DigitalScape analysis of local independent tax preparers reveals deficiencies in various critical areas of digital presence, that makes it difficult for them to get found or get contacted when potential clients look for help online. The month’s infographic below shows that a small investment in setting up or upgrading their digital presence can fetch high returns for local tax preparers. On the other hand, there is a $140M opportunity for service providers from website redesign, SEO, SMO and other digital marketing products and services that local tax preparers need.