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  • n. Plural form of preparer.

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Examples

  • For all these ends there are special avocations, those of the so-called "preparers," who are not the assistants or helpers of the professor, but _employ√©s_ who were at one time upper servants, and then become superior workmen.

    Spontaneous Activity in Education

  • For example, "think about the feathers," she said, noting that each one passed through the care of a bird farmer, several feather preparers and feather dealers, as well a team of shoppers.

    A New York Costume Drama in the Making

  • It remains to be seen how much tax preparers there will be encouraged to try to upsell profit-making products or services to those "free" clients.

    Free tax-prep and filing options abound this year

  • Most likely of all, tax preparers and banks will continue to find ways to take lucrative bites out of people's tax refunds.

    Deyanira Del Rio: Saying Goodbye to Tax Refund Rip-Offs

  • These ads mask what tax preparers are truly peddling: usurious bank loans, at rates of 50% -- 500% APR, for which taxpayers sign over their IRS tax refunds -- including their Earned Income Tax Credits.

    Deyanira Del Rio: Saying Goodbye to Tax Refund Rip-Offs

  • Last year, the IRS dealt a major setback to RAL providers by eliminating its "debt indicator" --which had allowed tax preparers and banks to see if people's refunds might be garnished to pay back taxes or other debts.

    Deyanira Del Rio: Saying Goodbye to Tax Refund Rip-Offs

  • Not surprisingly, RALs quickly became big business -- not just for banks and tax preparers, but for rent-to-own stores, check cashers, payday lenders and used car dealerships that all found ways to get a piece of the action.

    Deyanira Del Rio: Saying Goodbye to Tax Refund Rip-Offs

  • Undercover testers sent to commercial tax preparers in NYC this year were steered to other costly bank products, and gouged by tax prep fees -- $540 in one case, for a simple return that took less than an hour to prepare.

    Deyanira Del Rio: Saying Goodbye to Tax Refund Rip-Offs

  • "We look forward to participating with investors, audit committee members, preparers and others in a constructive dialogue as to how audit reporting can be improved to better meet the needs of investors," said Michael J. Gallagher , managing partner for assurance quality and transformation at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.

    Auditors Urged to Tell More

  • Tax preparers can help get every deduction, avoid errors - USATODAY. com

    Tax preparers can help get every deduction, avoid errors

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