How to prepare for your 2021 remote tax meeting with Peekz

The 2021 tax season is upon us. That means lots of scrambling for W-2 forms, receipts and other paperwork — sometimes hours before the deadline. Your annual tax appointment with Peekz ConsultiN will run more smoothly if you gather as much information as you can ahead of time. We have created worksheets that will help … Continue reading How to prepare for your 2021 remote tax meeting with Peekz

How to share your 2020 tax files with Peekz

Tax season came and went in 2020 -- along with shutdowns and extensions. But 2021 is here and we are now heading into a whole new tax season, which is set to end April 15. The global pandemic continues, so for the safety of our customers and our staff, Peekz will continue to hold all … Continue reading How to share your 2020 tax files with Peekz

Taxpayers have until July 15 to file their returns

Tax season for 2020 has begun. The IRS officially began accepting tax returns for the 2019 year on Jan. 27. Taxpayers initially had until April 15 to file their returns and avoid penalties. But the IRS extended the deadline to July 15 in response to pandemic concerns and hardships related to COVID-19. July may seem … Continue reading Taxpayers have until July 15 to file their returns

5 Ways Your Accountant Wants You To Tackle Back-To-School Shopping

How you spend your money this back-to-school shopping season could affect your budget well into Christmas. Amy Peek, accountant and owner of Peekz ConsultiN, offers some tips to save this fall.

IRS: Double check your paycheck this summer

The IRS is asking people who work more than one job or who are starting new jobs this summer to do a "paycheck checkup."

How much to budget for a vacation and other travel tips from Peekz ConsultiN

We sat down with Amy Peek, accountant and owner of Pittsburgh-based accounting firm Peekz ConsultiN, to talk about the financial side of vacations:

Tax season is over — so, how did we do?

Now that the dust is settling on tax season, we have a pressing question: How did we do? Peekz ConstultiN wants your feedback.

Where’s my tax refund?

Congratulations, the IRS is sending you a tax refund. But where is it?

Peekz launches its first community: Debt Eliminators

Peekz ConsultiN is rolling out out the Pittsburgh accounting firm’s first community, Debt Eliminators.

Tax season begins January 28, with or without shutdown

The IRS said this week that the agency would start processing tax returns on Jan 28 and would issue refunds to taxpayers "despite the government shutdown."