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The firm of Ruth Ann Michnay PA provides tax representation, preparation, small business consulting, and accounting/payroll services. Ruth Ann has served the Twin Cities for over 25 years, is a CPA, an Enrolled Agent, holds a Master of Business Tax from University of Minnesota – Carlson, and is an adjunct professor.


Whichever the need in individual or business, we’re here to help. All you need to do is give us a call. We are on your side of the tax equation.


In the meantime, please look around our site to learn more about what we can offer you. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us at any time.



Tuesday Tax Tip

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Where’s My Refund:  “Where’s My Refund” is an online tool available on the IRS website or through the smartphone app IRS2Go 5.0 where the taxpayer my quickly check the status of their tax return and refund.  Initial information will normally be available 24 hours after the IRS received the taxpayer’s e-filed return or four weeks after the taxpayer mails a paper return to the IRS.  The system updates only once every 24 hours, usually overnight. (IRS-2015-45)  (TTT 3/31/15)

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