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Down for the Account: Get Taxes Done in Downtown Rochester

Last updated: March 27, 2020

With COVID-19 affecting other aspects of life, Tax Day is no exception. On March 20, the U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin announced the April 15 filing deadline has been extended to July 15, as mentioned in this Wall Street Journal article. (On March 17, the federal tax payment deadline was extended 90 days; read more in this USA Today article.) Stay up-to-date on the IRS website here.

Don’t overtax your brain, wondering where to get that much-needed help. Set up appointments with any of the following businesses to account for your 2019 taxes.

COVID-19 note: it is encouraged to call any of the following businesses and set up an over-the-phone appointment.


RSM
Have no fear, RSM is here! The expertise found at RSM will make filing your taxes a not-so-scary task.

Smith Schafer & Associates
Tax prep is a breeze when you work with the team at Smith Schafer & Associates. Trust in them for your ambiguous tax questions: they were named a “Minnesota Top 25” accounting firm and have called Rochester home since 1971. Visit Smith Schafer's website for tax implications related to COVID-19 here.

CPA Accounting & Tax Group
With CPA right in its name, you can’t go wrong in getting your taxes filed with CPA Accounting & Tax Group, located in the Premier Bank building in downtown Rochester. Schedule your tax appointment with them ASAP.

If further advice is what you seek, The Rochester Salvation Army helps with tax preparation, free of charge, to low-income residents. Appointments are offered specific hours and days leading up to Tax Day.