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Our Prices for Our Services

We have a base rate depending on which type of return we are preparing (US 1040 – Federal return, state return, local return, Canadian Cross-border return, International return, etc.) We give a $20 discount off the Federal return for clients who sign up to be a member of TravelTax University (knowledge resource for Travelers and Cross-border clients).

  • Send us your documents, we enter them into our system.
  • Next, we contact you to set a phone appointment, where we will review your year, and answer questions.
  • After the phone tax appointment, you get a copy of the proposed return for review (usually via our secure portal)
  • With the tax return we also send our invoice, due within 30 days.
  • We will need you to sign your e-file consent forms or follow any other final instructions.


Category/Form Description Cost
*Most common forms are  listed here.
Traveler Federal Return 1040 – A joint return is counted as one return unless filing separately. (Complex situations may require additional forms/fees. Will discuss before proceeding)
*Discount for TTU Member

Spouse Federal

Married filing separately (added to cost of joint return) $41


Living in  parents’ home/still in school//school state /Max 2 W2s $25
EIP Return Economic Impact Payment return filed for an individual who is not claimed on a parents’ return and did not need to file, but is needing to claim the Stimulus check payment (also known as Economic Impact Payment). $75
Non-Traveler Federal Return 1040 – A joint return is counted as one return unless filing separately. (Complex situations may require additional forms/fees. Will discuss before proceeding)
*Discount for TTU Member

Non-Traveler  Spouse Federal

Married but filing separately (added to cost of joint return) $41
State Returns Each state return, including USVI $54

Spouse State

Married filing separately (added to cost of joint return) $10 each state

Zero State Return

No income, filing for licensing purposes. $10
Local Return/School State local taxes, School taxes zones, RITA taxes (We do the return and upload to you to mail if they do not accept e-filing.) $27
Spouse Local Return Married filing separately (added to cost of joint return) $10
Spouse Traveler

(Filed separately)

If spouse is not part of a joint return, the cost is the same as an individual return. See costs for federal/state returns. *Discount for TTU Member $259
Spouse Non-Traveler

(Filed separately)

Not part of joint return $194
Average Basic Crossborder Return  US Federal Return, one state & Canadian T1 (complex situations may require additional forms/fees). $502-$614

*$20 Discount off Federal Return for Members of TravelTax University
We offer discounts for clergy and missionaries
For more complex situations, give our office a call for additional pricing.

Contact Us

We prefer emails for quick questions. Please email us and if we’re able to answer your questions we will! If not, we’ll let you know if you need to schedule a tax home or a preparer consult.We are unable to answer questions related to the use of tax software programs.

If you haven’t heard from us within 72 hours, please email us at, or call us at 402-379-7818.

Tax Home Questions

If you are calling to talk about establishing or maintaining a tax home, you may schedule a tax home consult here. Remember that tax home issues can create a major tax liability if not handled correctly.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time
(Please note: On Fridays our phones may switch over to voicemail at noon, in order for us to prepare for the upcoming week.

Please note: Your inquiry is private. We do NOT share your information, directly solicit, and we only message through social media if initiated by you.

Phone: 402.379.7818         Canada: 902.482.8128

Send Us Documents

The most secure way to send us your documents is to utilize this link that will allow you to select your saved files and upload them via our encrypted site.

Documents are processed within 24 hours EXCEPT ANY DOCUMENTS SENT AFTER 2:00 PM EST ON FRIDAYS OR ON THE WEEKEND. Weekend docs will be processed Monday or Tuesday at the latest.

Mail: 46 St. Mark Rd., Taylors, SC 29687
Fax: 877.872.8829

Pay Your Invoice Online

You will be directed to a separate PayPal portal page to complete the transaction. A PayPal account is not required.

Need to Make a Payment to the IRS?

Taxpayers can make electronic debit or credit card payments through our official IRS payment website, Drake e-Payment center, at Convenience fees for credit cards (1.96%) or debit cards ($2.55) will be applied at the time of payment. Use this link to make your payment.

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