Introduction to Tax Preparation


Course Description

Take the first step to becoming a tax preparer. This course discusses what tax preparers do and what qualifications are required to prepare and file tax returns.

Upon completion of the course, you will:

  • understand the different levels of tax preparers
  • be familiar with the terms PTIN and EFIN
  • understand the requirements to set up a tax preparation office

IRS Course # TVZQL-U-00013-21-O

Course Price

Course Curriculum


How long can I access the course?

Regardless of when you enroll, you will have as long as you need to finish the program.


Is additional support available?

FREE group coaching is available for all Targeted Tax Training students. One-on-one coaching is also available for an additional fee.


How do I schedule coaching?

Upon purchasing a bundle or course that includes coaching, you'll receive further instructions on how to book a time for your appointment.


Are refunds available?

If you are unsatisfied with the course, please reach out to us to see if your purchase is eligible for a refund.

Meet your instructor

Michael E. Scott is a certified public accountant (CPA), owner of Scott & Scott Certified Public Accountants and the founder of Targeted Tax Training. After 45+ years gaining income tax experience, he’s now sharing his wealth of knowledge to help you establish a full-time or part-time career in tax preparation.

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