Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Complaints - Maryland Board of Individual Tax Preparers


The Board of Individual Tax Preparers will investigate complaints from consumers concerning services provided by individual tax preparers. Upon evidence of a willful and deliberate violation of the Individual Tax Preparer Laws and Regulations, the Board may reprimand, suspend, revoke and or fine an individual tax preparer, in accordance with §21-311 of the Business Occupations and Professions Article. The Board, however, does not have the authority to order monetary awards to consumers. Should a consumer wish to lodge a complaint against an individual tax preparer, he or she should download and file the complaint form with the Board at the address at the top of the form.

Individual Tax Preparer Complaint Form

Consumers may also file a complaint with the IRS.

Disciplinary Actions