The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.
About 21% of tax preparers are self-employed.
- Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping firms
- Tax return preparation firms
Demand for this occupation is declining. Frequent changes to complex laws send people to tax preparation services for help. However, more and more people are using mobile apps or online services to prepare their taxes.
Job openings occur as people leave the occupation to retire or for other reasons. Job prospects are best for those with formal training.
||State-level data is not available for this CIS occupation.