Do You Need a Tax Preparer License?

The new IRS requirements for paid tax preparers are not requirements for a tax preparer license. As of the date of this post there are only two states that require a Tax Preparer License, Oregon and California. ┬áIf you prepare taxes in Oregon or California, you will need to meet both the state and … [Read more...]

Tax Preparer Certification: IRS Establishes New Standards

The new IRS Professional Tax Preparer Certification rules adopted in 2010 and becoming effective this year and continuing through 2013 establish new standards for Registered Tax Preparers as well as the requirements for PTIN Registration and Competency Testing. Prior to the establishment of the … [Read more...]