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We offer the following options for filing your taxes:

  • In person appointment at our local office

  • Document Drop off service at our local office

  • Document Upload 


Unsure if changes in tax regulations will impact your filing experience this tax year? Feel free to consult our newsletter below which captures changes announced by the IRS.



Tax Year 2022 Annual Stansbury-Poplar Services Newsletter 

Greetings from Stansbury Poplar Tax and Accounting Services! We are going to open for appointments and drop-offs on Saturday, January 23, 2023. We will be able to accept your documents through drop-off, mail, fax, or email using our website –

Here are some of the changes in place for filing tax year 2022

  • American Rescue Plan 

-The threshold for issuing a 1099K for third party networks like PayPal, Venmo, CashApp, Zelle etc. is $600. It is issued for business transactions such as side jobs and selling goods. Personal and family transactions documented on a 1099K must be resolved with the issuer before submitting a tax return.

-Unemployment documented on a 1099G form that was received in 2022 is taxable to the IRS and Maryland

-Health care deductions for those who itemize include at home Covid tests and PPE.

  • Tax brackets- 10%, 12%, 22%, 24%, 32%, 35% and 37%. 

  • Gift exclusion -  $16,000 or less

  • Energy Credits- Lifetime $ in 2022; starting in 2023, an annual $1200. Credit on certain energy items

  • Mileage Rates Change for 2022: Mileage Deductions- Business (LLC, S Corp, Corp, Private Entrepreneur) rate: 58.5 cents per mile/ (after 7/1) 62.5 cents per mile; Charity: 14 cents a mile; Medical: 18cents a mile/ (after 7/1) 22 cents per mile

  • Standard Deduction Increased:  Single and Married filing separately $12950, Head of Household $19,400, Married filing jointly and surviving spouse $25,900 / additional amount for age or blindness Married, surviving spouse $1400. Single, head of household $1750.

  • Education Credits and Tuition - The American Opportunity Education Credit ($2500 credit for the first four years of postsecondary education) and Lifetime Learning Credit ($2000. of postsecondary education courses to improve job skills) are available in 2022. 

  • Premium Tax Credit and Health Insurance:

If you purchased insurance through the marketplace known as Health Insurance Marketplace via, then you will receive form 1095 A indicating the amount of the Premium Tax Credit. For 2022 tax year, you must bring the form 1095A in order to file.

  • Tax on Child’s investment – The maximum amount of unearned, investment income such as dividends, capital gains and interest that a child can have without it being subject to tax is $2300. 

  • Increased Due Diligence Requirements for Tax Practitioners - In order to claim a Head of Household status, Child Tax Credit, Earned Income Credit, and/or American Opportunity Credit, taxpayers must have- physical documentation of the child’s Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and address.  

  • Maryland Retirement Tax Reduction Act of 2020 - $1750. Tax credit for over 65 Married filing Joint filers with income less than $150,000. and $1000. Tax credit for Single over 65 with income less than $100,000. A $100,000. tax credit for taxpayers of age 100 or more. 


As of January 5th, the IRS will begin accepting returns in late January, 2023; however, those filing taxes with an Earned Income Credit, and Child Tax Credits will be delayed until late February, 2023. Cathy, Barbara, Cindy and Anne will be preparing taxes starting January 28, 2023. Please call 410-284-1301 for an appointment. The tax deadline is April 18, 2023. For your convenience, we will have a drop off form, checklist and letter on our website at  We look forward to hearing from you!


Tax Checklist

General Information:

_____Social Security numbers for all persons on the tax return

_____Birthdates and addresses of children and dependent adults

_____Estimated payments made to IRS and State of Maryland



_____W 2s, 1099 Misc., 1099 NEC

_____Interest - Banks, Checking and Savings Acts, CD’s Treasury Bills

_____Dividends - Mutual Funds, Stocks

_____State Refund from last year if you filed 1040 with itemized deductions

_____Alimony received from divorce decrees made pre-2018

_____Unemployment Compensation

_____Traditional IRA, Pension, Annuity, Retirement withdrawals

_____IRA Rollovers; Roth Conversion

_____Pension Income - 1099 R

_____Social Security Statements

_____Stock Disposals/Sales - 1099 B (Need original purchase date, original cost, sell date)

_____Rental Income and expenses

_____Business income and Expenses

_____Other Income: Lottery Winnings, Miscellaneous Income, 1099 C (Cancellation of Debt), 1099 K (Internet


_____Sale of house: Settlement papers when bought and sold


Adjustments and or Tax Credit Information

_____IRA Contributions – Traditional or Roth

_____Penalty on early withdrawal of savings

_____Child Care Credit: Need social security or EIN number of child care provider, address, and amount paid

_____Educational expenses relating to post-secondary education – 1098 T

_____Student Loan Interest

_____Self -employed medical insurance

_____Educator expenses

_____Elective deferrals to a 401(k) or other qualified employer plan, voluntary employee contributions and      

          501 c (18) plan

_____Residential energy efficiency improvements – solar cells, energy saving roof*, windows*, doors* (lifetime cap $500.)

_____ 1095 A, 1095 B, 1095 C – Cost and information about Health insurance premiums

_____ Health Savings Account participants– forms 5498-SA; 1099 SA

_____529 College plans for Maryland deduction


Itemized Deductions Still deductible:

____Medical and dental costs which include:

Doctor and dentist fees, braces, prescription medicines, insulin, acupuncture, air conditioner necessary for allergies, nursing fees, hospital fees, contacts and supplies, chiropractic services, medical, dental and long-term care insurance, hearing aids, dentures, guide dog for physically disabled, birth control prescribed by a doctor, special equipment installed in a home to provide a medical benefit, surgery to improve vision, long term care premiums, Covid PPE and at home tests

_____State income taxes paid in 2022

_____Real Estate taxes - Personal Property Taxes - Ground Rent

_____Sales tax on motor vehicles, motor home  

_____Home mortgage Interest                                                         

_____Points paid on a refinance and purchase of residence            

_____Investment interest                                                                

_____Charitable contribution                                                          

_____Casualty and theft losses                                                       

_____Gambling losses to the extent of Gambling Winnings                 


Working Hours

January - April 18th

Mon - Fri: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am - 4:00 pm​​

Sunday: Closed

After April 29th

By Appointment Only

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Tel: 410-284-1301

Fax: 410-284-4253

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1705-A Poplar Place

Dundalk, MD 21224

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