Two Deadlines Set for Passing the Registered Tax Preparer Competency Exam

The IRS continues to establish new rules and guidelines that apply to individuals who prepare tax returns for compensation. The IRS recently clarified rules regarding the deadlines for passing the Registered Tax Preparer Competency Exam. It seems the IRS is closing in on the term Registered Tax … [Read more...]

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┬áregistered tax return preparer competency examination … [Read more...]