Costs of IRS Competency Testing and PTIN Registration

In the November 1, 2010 IRS Bulletin the Internal Revenue Service made some estimates as to the cost of the new PTIN (Preparer Tax Identification Number) registration requirements. The IRS also made known that their estimate on the costs of the registered tax return preparer competency examination … [Read more...]

IRS Timeline for Registration, Testing and Continuing Education

VIDEO: NEW PTIN REQUIREMENTS IRS ONLINE PTIN REGISTRATION IRS PAPER PTIN REGISTRATION FORM W-12 The IRS has begun mandatory PTIN registration. All paid tax preparers must register their existing PTIN or obtain a new one by 1/1/2011 in order to prepare taxes for compensation. The fastest way … [Read more...]