Mon, Jan 29, 2024 – IRS Filing begins

Sat, Feb 17, 2024 – IRS processing of refunds with Earned Income Credit

Sat, Feb 17, 2024 – IRS processing of refunds with the Additional Child Tax Credit

Fri, March 15, 2024 Taxes are due for partnerships, multi-member LLCs, and S-Corporations.

Mon, Apr 15, 2024 – IRS deadline to file Individual and C-Corp 2023 taxes.

Estimated refund wait: The IRS issues most refunds within 21 days of acceptance for e-filers. We have no control of this timeframe, but you can get your refund up to 5 days faster with our Netspend Visa Prepaid card.

Paper returns, amended returns and prior year returns take longer.


Our Tax Services

We offer easy, affordable, online tax preparation & filing services. Answer some questions, send us your docs and we’ll take care of the rest. Done!

DISCLOSURE: This page provides the price of each of our tax services, important IRS filing dates including estimated wait time for a refund. Documents are available for download below. Clients are required to accept all terms before filing with us.

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Our Price List


(A) We offer tax preparation and e-filing services for individuals and businesses. We charge for our services, but you may file for free by visiting

The cost for our services are as follows:

Individual 1040 – 75$ (w-2, 1099 not self-employed/no expenses, no dependents, no schedules, income up to 75K$)

Individual 1040 – 250$ (self-employed okay, dependents, schedules, no itemized deductions)

Individual 1040 – 400$ (self-employed okay, dependents, schedules, itemized deductions)

Partnership 1065 – 800$ (up to 5 partners, up to 499K gross receipts)

Partnership 1065 – 1,500$ (5 – 10 partners, 500K – 1M gross receipts)

Business 1120/S – 800$ ( up to 5 shareholders, up to 499K gross receipts)

Business 1120/S – 1,500$ (5 – 10 shareholders, 500K – 1M gross receipts)

Business 1120 – 3,000$ (up to 200 shareholders, up to 5M$ gross receipts)

Business 1120 – 4,500$ (201 – 500 shareholders, up to 15M$ gross receipts)

Additional Partner(s), Shareholder(s) – 250$ each

(B) all fees are for Federal forms and include free e-filing and a copy of your return. One (1) state return is included with each individual return. Additional state returns are 75$ each and include e-filing and a copy of your return. 

(C) prior to entering into any contract, We shall provide the consumer with a written estimate of the total charge based upon the tax preparation services the consumer has selected to purchase;

(D) tax refund times are based on the IRS. Please visit for information on how refund times are determined. If you receive Earned Income Credit, Child and/or Add’l Child Tax Credit, refunds are not released until February 15, 2024. If you receive a refund anticipation loan product, the cost is 35.99% APR and disclosed in the loan documents, you must read and sign prior to accepting the loan; and

(E) We, KEPT Bookkeeping Services, certify that we have reviewed each disclosure with the consumer and that the tax preparer has verbally reviewed all the required disclosures with the consumer.

Pay-by-Refund & Cash Advances

We offer competitively priced bank products such as: Pay-By-Refund and Cash Advances, subject to eligibility.

The cost of an Easy Advance is 35.99% APR.

The cost of Pay-By-Refund is $39.95 for the first refund (fed or state) and $14 for any subsequent refund(s).

The above fees are in addition to your tax preparation fees.

5 Days FASTER w/Netspend Visa Prepaid Card

Get your federal tax refund up to 5 days faster!

Card fee is 5$. See Pay-by-Refund above for bank fees.

The above fees are in addition to your tax preparation fees.

Individual Income Tax

We provide tax preparation and advisory for our clients. We can handle any situation and specialize in maximizing refunds and minimizing liabilities.

Business Tax

We provide business tax services to sole proprietorships, LLCs, S-Corps, C-Corps, Partnerships and Non-Profits.

State and Local Tax

We serve all 50 states. For individuals, one state tax return is included in your tax preparation fee. There is a fee for each add’l state.

For businesses, we can file returns in as many states as needed. We also provide Sales and Use, Payroll and Property tax assistance.

Our Privacy Policy

Thank you for choosing KEPT for your tax needs. We understand that your privacy is important to you, and we are committed to protecting it. This privacy policy outlines how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.

Information we collect:
We collect personal information such as your name, address, Social Security number, and other identifying information necessary to prepare your tax return. We may also collect financial information, such as your income, deductions and banking, in order to accurately file your tax return.

How we use your information:
We use your personal information solely for the purpose of preparing and filing your tax return. We do not share your information with any third parties, except as required by law.

How we protect your information:
We take the security of your personal information seriously. We use physical, technical, and administrative safeguards to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, or misuse. We also require our employees to adhere to strict confidentiality policies and regularly review our security measures to ensure they meet industry standards.

Changes to this policy:
We may update this privacy policy from time to time. If we make any material changes, we will notify you by email or by posting a notice on our website.

If you have any questions about our privacy policy or how we handle your personal information, please contact us. We are committed to protecting your privacy and providing you with exceptional tax services.

Paid Preparer Taxpayer Bill of Rights

  1. A tax preparer is required to offer a detailed explanation of their
    available services.
  2. Prior to rendering any service a tax preparer must provide customers with a disclosure form with the following information:
  • The price of each offered service and any and all fees.
  • A statement that prior to entering into any contract, the tax preparer shall provide you, the consumer, with a written estimate of the total charged based upon the tax preparation services you select.
  • The period of time you can reasonably expect to wait for your refund.
  • Tax preparers must certify that they provided all of the required
    disclosures and explanations.
  1. You, the consumer, will not be charged any fee or cost without a written contract, and you will receive an estimate of charges prior to entering into a contract.
  2. A tax preparer, who individually or in conjunction with another, makes or offers to make a refund anticipation loan is required to make certain disclosures pursuant to Section 10 of the Tax Refund Anticipation Loan Disclosure Act, 815 ILCS 177/10.
  3. Tax preparers cannot require the use of any alternative settlement product, such as a refund anticipation loan, a refund anticipation check or a rapid refund.
  4. Tax preparers must provide all customers with a copy of this Bill of Rights.

Taxpayer Resources

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Taxpayer Bill of Rights

Privacy Policy

Data Security Policy

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