Career Outlook for Tax Preparers

Also known as:  Corporate Tax Preparer, Income Tax Advisor, Income Tax Preparer, Licensed Tax Consultant, Tax Consultant, Tax Specialist
The overall job outlook for Tax Preparer careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 9.64 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 1.61 percent per year. Demand for Tax Preparers is expected to go up, with an expected 41,640 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 9.14 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Tax Preparers in the following states
California 6,990
Texas 4,210
Florida 2,990
Georgia 2,790
Ohio 2,490
Pennsylvania 2,400
Michigan 2,250
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Tax Preparers
North Dakota 40
Wyoming 50
Puerto Rico 90
Vermont 110
Montana 130
District of Columbia 130
New Hampshire 200