1.) Complex Taxes-You receive investment income, are self employed, or have multiple means of income. Your taxes can be extremely complex if any of these things apply to you. A CPA will be able to help you navigate the ins and outs of filing your taxes, so you don't over-pay.
2.) Budgeting -Whether you need to budget your weekly, monthly, quarterly or yearly expenses, enlisting the help of a certified accountant can be extremely helpful. An experienced CPA can help set budgeting goals to consolidate and eliminate debt in a timely and fiscally responsible manner
3.) Inheritance - Receiving a large inheritance is not as simple as moving money into your account. Doing so could have large tax implications, as well as increasing your year to year tax rate.