Historically I have always done my own taxes, but each year they are getting slightly more complex and require a more in depth interpretation of tax code aside from a TurboTax interview. The experience with Randy will ensure that I never do my own taxes again.
This can be over quickly.
If you receive a letter from the IRS questioning your tax return the burden of proof for your income and deductions in on you.
If you can substantiate your income and deductions and you can prove it, the whole audit will be over very quickly.