Writer/editor, Author and Business Reporter

Resides In

New York, NY


Long Island University


Jeff Stimpson has been a business reporter for some 30 years and has covered taxes for 20. He lives in New York. His work has appeared in various business and general interest publications and includes the book Alex: The Fathering of a Preemie.


  • 25+ years of experience writing about tax.
  • In addition to Investopedia, he has written for Accounting Today/TaxProToday and some of the largest public-accounting firms and tax-software vendors in the nation.
  • Other outlets: The Wall Street Journal, New York Post, NY Daily News, and, yes, Laundry News.
  • He is author of Alex: The Fathering of a Preemie (Academy Chicago Publishers, 2004)


Long Island University

Quote from Jeff Stimpson

"Taxes are probably one of the most ever-changing constants in American life. Helping the taxpaying public and the professionals who serve them never ends. I think of it as security of a job that, when done right, gives others security of finances."