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This course will enable you to prepare individual tax returns for the general public, including individual taxpayers who operate sole-proprietor businesses. At the completion of the course, you will be able to complete most individual nonbusiness and small business (self-employed/Schedule C) tax returns and research tax issues. This course will provide the educational foundation necessary to successfully pass the IRS Competency Exam (Wage and Nonbusiness Income Form 1040 Examination).

Tax Pro Career Package Includes:

  • Comprehensive Tax Course (Covers all IRS Exam Topics)
  • Bonus Student PDF Flip Book (optional hard copy available for fee)
  • Bonus Practice Exam Questions for the IRS Registered Tax Return Preparer Competency Exam
    Available Upon Completion of Tax Course
  • Two (2) Certificates Issued: Completion of this course will satisfy your IRS 15 hour CE requirement
    for the current year, if needed
  • 50% Off Following Year's 15-Hour CPE Package (Ethics and Tax Law Updates Available)
  • Free Academic Support (Instructor Support Provided by Email)

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Prepare most business and nonbusiness individual tax returns
  • Pass the IRS Competency Exam
  • Perform a thorough interview with a taxpayer
  • Determine a taxpayer's filing status and eligibility for exemptions
  • Accurately report income and deductions for a taxpayer
  • Determine a taxpayer's eligibility for credits and deductions
  • Accurately calculate a taxpayer's refund or balance due
  • Advise a taxpayer in tax planning strategies

Course Materials/Resources:

  • Comprehensive Tax Course Manual, by The Income Tax School
    (online text, optional hard copy available)
  • Federal income tax reference material
  • Automatic grading with instructional feedback
  • Student forum and career center
  • Certificate of Achievement upon completion
  • Instructor support from veteran tax preparers

Completion: Student has 6 months from date of registration

CPE Credit Eligibility:  60 hours of CPE Credit

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