On-demand, mobile tax prep supported by EY tax professionals
Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced today that beginning January 2020, EY TaxChat™, its award-winning, on-demand mobile tax preparation service, will be offered directly to consumers who are required to file US tax returns. Until now, EY TaxChat has been accessible exclusively as an employee benefit from participating companies.
“Each year, your finances become more complex and, typically, so do your taxes,” said Dina Pyron, Financial Services Partner and Global TaxChat leader at Ernst & Young LLP. “Whether you start your own business, become an independent contractor, earn side income from a rental or shift your lifestyle from being a single renter to a married homeowner with children, preparing and filing your taxes can become time-consuming and confusing.”
EY TaxChat first launched in 2017 as an employee benefit for large US employers. Unlike do-it-yourself tax software, EY TaxChat offers licensed tax professionals who prepare and file customers’ individual US federal and state returns through a convenient digital platform. The new app rolls out with: