And where to get them done in Kalamazoo

According to Business Insider, If you answer yes to any of these questions, you should hire someone to do your taxes.  if you answer no to all of them, you can probably save some money and just do them yourself online.

1 Is your household income more than $200,000 a year?  If so, you're more likely to get audited.

2.  Are you self-employed or a business owner?  Doing your own taxes can be a little trickier if that's the case.

3.  Did you make money on investments last year? If you made a lot of money on stocks, go see someone.  And the same goes if you inherited a bunch of money.

4.  Did you have a major life event last year?  Like getting married, starting college, or having a baby?  If you did, then hiring someone to do your taxes might save you money, because they'll make sure you get all the deductions you can.

If you answered yes to any of these questions, here are some tax professionals near you: