Welcome to Answer Tax

James Darle Jones is a tax preparer and has extensive training in income tax preparation based in Eldersburg, MD. James is also a member of the IRS Annual Filing Season Program. This means he has been tested and certified by the IRS and he has to complete 18 hours of continuing education each year to stay informed on any changes the IRS might make to the The United States Tax Code.

James has been in business services since 1996 and has experience in sales, marketing, merchant services, accounting, payroll, taxes, and finance. With hundreds of hours of training James and his experienced Tax Professional staff can help you in nearly any tax situation.

As a full-service accounting firm our relationships with our clients is what matters most. From Bookkeeping to Payroll to Advanced Tax Planning, we have the experience and the knowledge to help you and or your business succeed. Our goal is to provide the maximum amount of attention to your business with minimal stress for you. We’re here to help you achieve your dreams while reaching for the stars!

Answer Tax & Business has helped individuals, families, and businesses by providing the best and most affordable tax preparation and business services solution. We provide tax preparation services for the greater "four counties" area of Carroll, Frederick, Montgomery, and Howard counties including Eldersburg, Sykesville, Westminster, Mount Airy, Woodbine, Marriottsville, Woodstock, Finksburg, Damascus, Urbana, Gaithersburg, Green Valley, Walkersville, Frederick, Libertytown, Linganore, Oakdale, Ijamsville, Kemptown, Lisbon, Woodsboro, and Clarksburg Maryland.

Tax Services

Making your workflow easier
Income Tax Services
  • You don't have to have a business to utilize our tax preparation services. We will analyze your tax situation and professionally prepare your taxes. We stay current to ensure we are up-to-date on all of the newest information, and techniques in our field.
  • Need assistance with your tax planning? Don't we all. We've got you and your business goals and objectives in mind. You and all your tax planning needs are in expert hands. Leave it to us.

Merchant Services

Making the details easy

  • Harbortouch Elite POS combines state-of-the-art software with top-of-the-line hardware to deliver a high quality POS system that is unmatched in both ease of use and reliability.
  • The Perkwave terminal accepts EMV-enabled "smart cards” and includes (NFC) technology so that your customers can pay with Apple Pay, Google Wallet or any other Smartphone app.
  • Need to accept payments online? We’ve been doing it since 1999! Accept credit cards in the field with our smart phone mobile app! We have proven secure solutions for any method.
  • Specials - Sign up to accept credit cards with us or let us help you with a business loan and we will Do your Taxes for $FREE$