Orientation - August 15th - 100% online
Enrolled agents are individuals who have demonstrated special competence in tax matters and professional ethics and have been enrolled to practice before the IRS as taxpayers’ agents or legal representatives. Becoming an Enrolled Agent provides the opportunity to earn more money, build your own tax practice, assist in a tax office or CPA firm as a licensed tax professional and represent clients anywhere in the US. This course will assist you in passing the Special Enrollment Exam. The EA Exam is a rigorous three-part exam, which tests you in virtually all aspects of taxation and consists of the following:
Part 1 covers Individuals and includes taxpayer data, income and assets, retirement income, deductions and credits, taxation and advice, estate tax and gift tax
Part 2 covers Businesses, which includes business entities, partnerships, S Corporations, business expenses, deductions and credits, trust and estate income tax and specialized returns and taxpayers.
Part 3 covers Representation, Practices and Procedures and tests practices and procedures, rules and penalties, supporting documentation, power of attorney, representing a taxpayer before appeals in the collection process and in audits/examinations, and completion of the filing process.
Testing fees are additional, but all course materials are included.