Most tax preparers are out of pocket after April 15th – I was lucky to find Randy who works through the year. I called on a Monday and he got me an appointment for the next day.
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.