There's nothing sexy about tax preparation.
But this time of year, there are few topics closer to the heart or higher on the attention scale. With April 15 racing toward us faster than Dale Earnhardt Jr., it's time to make a quick decision on which tax team can take you to the finish line.
So, who's good? Who do you trust? Which company is going to give you the best return, the best service and the best price?
IMPORTANT NOTE: Did we miss any great tax-prep places? Let us know in the comments field below.
Here are some options. The rules of this race are below.
H & R Block Income Tax Preparation Services, 1860 W. Main St.
Tax PRO Services, 709 Stuarts Drive
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service, 546 S. Randall Road
Tardella & Company, 11 S 2nd Ave.
F. Cesario & Company, 2580 Foxfield Road
J.C. Olson & Associates, CPA, 1121 E. Main St.
Patricia Engel, 103 N 11th Ave.
Morisson & Associates, 440 S. Third St., Suite 202
R MacDonald & Associates, 1121 E. Main St.
H&R Block Income Tax Preparation Services, 1772 S Randall Road
Robert K. Chalberg, 1035 E State St.
Cunningham & Company LTD, 1245 Executive Place
Crandall Crandall & Baert PC, 423 Williamsburg Ave.
James Allen Riley, 327 S. First St.
Cipcich & Associates, 113 E State St.
Loberg, Miki & O'Brien, LLP 514 W. State Street, Suite 202
Mid Valley Accounting Service, 610 S. Third St.
Accurate Tax, 712 Maves Drive
Olsen's Accounting & Tax, 19 N River St.
Wieland, Kennedy & Company, 235 E Wilson St.
Century Accounting Services, 920 Towne Ave.
Nyborg & Company, 236 Webster St.
Windmill Business Services, 336 McKee St.
Rubalcaba & Perez, 316 Lake St.
Robert K. Cox, CPA, 1046 Woodland Ave.
How to Vote
Step 1: Vote in the poll
You can vote once per day between now and noon Friday, April 6, in the poll below.
The business with the most votes will get 10 points, while the one with second-most will receive 8 points while the business with the third-most will earn 6 points.
Step 2: Leave a review
The business with the best rating will receive 10 points, while the second-best will get 8 points and the third place finisher will receive 6 points. Go to the business listing page for the business you like by using the links above or by visiting the Places page. Please remember that you have to leave your review before noon on Friday, April 6.
Step 3: Leave a comment
This step is helpful in case of a tie.
We'll tally up the total based on the votes and reviews and declare the Readers' Choice winner! Take a peek at the rules attached for a full explanation of how this contest works.
Now, it's up to you! Get your motor running for tax season and vote for your favorite tax-prep place!