Julian Block is a nationally recognized attorney who has been singled out by The New York Times as a “leading tax professional” and by The Wall Street Journal as “an accomplished writer on taxes.”
Major media outlets have widely praised his books:
One of the best personal-finance books…a handy general treatment of personal income taxes…clearly written and both wide and deep in its coverage.
One of the best tax books, an excellent source of information… writes in such a lively clear style that a reader might never guess that he is a tax lawyer.
~ New York Times
Easily the best guide available.
Provides more depth than most other books.
~ Wall Street Journal
“The clearest and most readable.” — New Choices
“Written for the consumer, but the professional planner will also find it to be a good reference tool…whether you read it from cover to cover, or use it as a reference source (we recommend both), you will reach for it often.” — Tax Management Financial Planning
“Mr. Block has done a great favor for those of us who can more easily afford the cost of this book than a full-time staff of accountants. He has prepared a guide to reviewing taxes as a manageable investment, instead of an unconquerable burden.” — American Association of Individual Investors Journal
“Reading about taxes can be almost as unpleasant as paying them, but this book is an exception in a highly competitive field…all the earmarks of a well-researched and well-written book.” — Library Journal
“A triumph of simplicity that tackles the complex world of taxes and communicates to readers in clear, everyday language.” — National Association of Enrolled Agents
“Through ample use of examples and anecdotes, he entices readers to follow handy do-it-yourself steps to tax liberation…the equivalent of Michelin’s guide to respectable tax avoidance.” — The Financial Planner
“A valuable book that can guide accountants through the tangled web of tax law.” — National Society of Accountants
“A worthwhile publication for those concerned with minimizing their tax burden.” — American Council On Consumer Interests
“A rare talent for unraveling the bureaucratic inspired complications of our annual tax maze.” — Greenwich Time
“Helpful for just about everyone.” — Newark Star Ledger
“Indispensable guide to the thickets of tax law.” — Elks Journal
“A book for the here and now that is about as clear an explanation of tax laws as could be presented.” — Litchfield County Times
“Unlike most tax books, this one is written with a lively sense of humor – and it can save you money!” — Travelwriter Marketletter
“A potpourri of information… covers all the bases on tax planning … language is easy to understand and the examples are plentiful.” — New York Daily News
“There are a lot of tax guides around, but the best one to come along in a generation is by tax authority Julian Block.” — TWA Ambassador
“Makes the complex easy to understand.” — Book View