Existing clients can call (480) 363-4808 to book an appointment.

Individual Federal and State Tax Return Preparation

Authorized IRS e-file Provider

Authorized IRS e-file Provider

  • Do you have business income, rental income?
  • Lots of investment transactions?
  • Do you itemize deductions?
  • Do you find filing your taxes a hassle?
  • Would you like to minimize your taxes?
  • Do you want to be confident your tax return is correct?

Well, you have come to the right place to get quality tax preparation services

  • We save you time and hassle
    • Mobile tax preparation service – we come to you if you live in Chandler, Gilbert, Tempe, or Ahwatukee
    • If you live elsewhere in the Phoenix metro area or another state you can upload your information to our secure client portal
  • We get the best tax refund or lowest tax owed for you
  • Professional tax preparers with over 30 years experience
  • Fast tax refunds with IRS e-file
  • Fixed fees so no surprises for you
  • Safe and secure tax filing with IRS e-file
  • Open all year to assist you with any tax issues

The following fixed fees include the federal income tax return, all supporting schedules, IRS e-file and one resident state income tax return.

Type of ReturnFee
1040 Easy
Includes – W2s, interest income, EIC.
Does not include – Dependents, business or rental income, stock transactions, education credits or itemizing.
1040 Basic
Includes – claiming dependents, retirement income, education credits plus all of the above.
Does not include – Business or rental income, stock transactions or itemizing.
1040 Standard
Includes – Itemizing, 5 or fewer stock or capital gain transactions plus all of the above.
Does not include – Business or rental income.
1040 Business
Includes – One business or rental income source, 10 or fewer stock or capital gain transactions plus all of the above.
1040 Complex
Includes – Two business or rental income sources, more than 10 stock or capital gain transactions plus all of the above.
Includes – One rental income source.
Does not include – Business income.

Call (480) 363-4808 to book an appointment or to get more information.

Any bookkeeping or collating of information required to prepare the return will subject to your approval be charged at our normal hourly rate of $70/hour.

If during the preparation of your return we identify transactions that make your return more complex than originally agreed, we will draw this to your attention before proceeding with any more work and agree a new fee with you.

If you have a more complex situation than the above, such as more than 1 state return, more than 2 business or rental income sources, extensive foreign transactions or complex capital disposals please call (480) 363-4808 for a quote.

Our more common additional charges include.

1040X Amended Return (plus fees for supporting forms)$120
Additional state returns (each)$75
Additional Schedule C (including depreciation)$120
Schedule E – Supplemental Income (additional rental)$65
Form 4868 – Extension Of Time To File$30
Dual Status Alien – tax review$150

Once you are ready to prepare your income tax returns call us on (480) 363-4808 to book an appointment. If you live in Chandler, Gilbert, Tempe or Ahwatukee we will come to your home or other convenient location to prepare your income tax return. If you live elsewhere we can prepare the tax return using information you upload to our secure client portal or mail to us. We look forward to helping you prepare your income tax returns.

For returning clients we offer a loyalty discount of $5 for each year they return up to a maximum discount of $50 after 10 years. (Excludes 1040 Easy)

If you would like to recommend our tax preparation services we offer a referral scheme where we will reduce your next tax preparation fee by $25 for each person you refer who has their tax return prepared by us. In addition we give the person you referred a $25 discount on their fees. For more details see our referral scheme page.

We can also review your last three filed tax returns free of charge. We will discuss our results with you and if you would like to amend any of these returns to reflect the changes we identified then we will be happy to prepare the amended returns for our normal fee rates.

We specialize in assisting Green Card holders with their US tax obligations, particularly for their first US tax return. We are also able to assist UK Green Card holders and US citizens with any continuing UK tax obligations and UK returns they may have.

To make an appointment call us on (480) 363-4808, use the booking button at the top of this page, email info@cranmereaccountingandtax.com or use the form on our contact page.