Continuing Tax Education Topics For All Tax Preparers and Tax Consultants

(IRS and all states, including California and Oregon Tax Professionals)

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The tax education offered in the following list will satisfy the new IRS tax education requirements for tax preparers, the continuing tax education requirements for California and other state income tax education requirements. We are your best tax school option to renew your yearly continuing tax education for tax preparers and to be re-certified.

2012 Topic List

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      Forms and Publications 2011    Forms and Publications 2012                      

Choose from the following Courses:
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Filing A Tax Return (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 15 Hours: 10 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 3 segments (No final required for this course): Filing A Tax Return (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements. This includes the 15 hour continuing education requirement required by the IRS). 20 Hours: 10 hrs federal tax law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hrs Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 4 segments (No final required for this course):  
This Federal 15 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments: This California 20 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments:
 
 
 
   
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):  
Farming Business (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 15 Hours: 10 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 5 topics plus the Final: Farming Business (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 10 hrs federal tax law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hrs Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 6 topics plus the Final: 20 Hours:
This Federal 15 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments: This California 20 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments:
 
 
  • Final This "Farming Business" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Farming Business" course requires a final exam.
 
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Small Business (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 15 Hours: 10 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 5 topics plus the Final: Small Business (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 20 Hours: 10 hrs federal tax law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hrs Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 6 topics plus the Final:
This Federal 15 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments: This California 20 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments:
  • Final This "Small Business" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Small Business" course requires a final exam.
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Tax Filing Basics (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 15 Hours: 10 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 5 topics plus the Final: Tax Filing Basics (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 20 Hours: 10 hrs federal tax law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hrs Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 6 topics plus the Final:
This Federal 15 Hr Tax Course consists of the following: This Federal 20Hr Tax Course consists of the following:
 
 
  • Final This "Filing Basics" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Filing Basics" course requires a final exam.
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Itemized Deductions (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 20 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 7 topics plus the Final: Itemized Deductions (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 25 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hours Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 8 topics plus the Final:
This 20 Hour Tax Course consists of the following: This 25 Hour Tax Course consists of the following:
 
 
 
 
  • Final This "Itemized Deductions" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Itemized Deductions" course requires a final exam.
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Credits (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 20 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 7 topics plus the Final: Credits (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 25 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hours Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 8 topics plus the Final:
This 20 Hour Tax Course consists of the following: This 25 Hour Tax Course consists of the following:
  • Segment Cr1 - Child Tax Credit and Additional Child Tax Credit 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
  • Segment Cr1 - Child Tax Credit and Additional Child Tax Credit 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
 
  • Segment Cr3 - Child and Dependent Expenses Credit 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
  • Segment Cr3 - Child and Dependent Expenses Credit 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
  • Segment Cr4 - Education and Education Tax Credits 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
  • Segment Cr4 - Education and Education Tax Credits 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
 
  • Segment Cr5 - Tax Provisions for the Elderly and the Disabled 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
  • Segment Cr5 - Tax Provisions for the Elderly and the Disabled 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law
 
  • Segment Cr6 - Tax Updates 3 hrs federal Updates
  • Segment Cr6 - Tax Updates 3 hrs federal Updates
 
  • Segment Cr7 - Ethics 2 hrs federal Ethics
  • Segment Cr7 - Ethics 2 hrs federal Ethics
  • Final This "Credits" course requires a final exam.
 
 
  • Final This "Credits" course requires a final exam.
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):  
Renting Or Selling Your Property (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 15 Hours: 10 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 5 topics plus the Final: Renting Or Selling Your Property (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 20 Hours: 10 hrs federal tax law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hrs Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 6 topics plus the Final:
This Federal 15 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments: This California 20 Hr Tax Course consists of the following Segments:
  • Segment P-5 - Ethics Code 2 hrs federal
  • Segment P-5 - Ethics Code 2 hrs federal
  • Final This "Renting Or Selling Your Property" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Renting Or Selling Your Property" course requires a final exam.
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Self Employment Income (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 20 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 7 topics plus the Final: Self Employment Income (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 25 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hours Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 8 topics plus the Final:
This 20 Hour Tax Course consists of the following: This 25 Hour Tax Course consists of the following:  
 
  • Segment S5 - Tax Updates 3 hrs federal Updates
  • Segment S5 - Tax Updates 3 hrs federal Updates
 
  • Segment S7 - Ethics 2 hrs federal Ethics
  • Segment S7 - Ethics 2 hrs federal Ethics
 
  • Final This "Self Employment Income" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Self Employment Income" course requires a final exam.
IRS Tax Course Name: California Tax Course Name (Includes IRS Requirement):
Retirement Income (Hours are listed in accordance with the IRS requirements). 20 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates and 2 Hrs Ethics. Complete the following 7 topics plus the Final: Retirement Income (Hours are listed in accordance with CTEC and IRS continuing education requirements). 25 Hours: 15 Hrs Federal Tax Law, 3 Hrs Tax Updates, 2 Hours Ethics and 5 Hrs California. Complete the following 8 topics plus the Final:
This 20 Hour Tax Course consists of the following: This 25 Hour Tax Course consists of the following:  
 
  • Segment R5 - Tax Updates 3 hrs federal Updates
  • Segment R5 - Tax Updates 3 hrs federal Updates
 
  • Segment R7 - Ethics 2 hrs federal Ethics
  • Segment R7 - Ethics 2 hrs federal Ethics
 
  • Final This "Retirement Income" course requires a final exam.
 
  • Final This "Retirement Income" course requires a final exam.

Or Choose from the following list of topics:

Select from the following to compile your total hours needed to complete the new tax education requirements for tax professionals. Calculate your hours carefully!

  Topic Name                                                   Hours  

Individual Course No.

 
  4 hrs federal 2086-CE-  
  2 hrs federal 2086-CE-  
  4 hrs federal 2086-CE-  
  3 hrs federal 2086-CE-  
  2 hrs federal 2086-CE-  
  5 hrs California 2086-CE-  
4 hrs federal 2086-CE-2926
2 hrs federal 2086-CE-2927
4 hrs federal 2086-CE-2928
3 hrs federal 2086-CE-2929
2 hrs federal 2086-CE-2930
5 hrs California 2086-CE-2931
4 hrs federal 2086-CE-2933
2 hrs federal 2086-CE-2934
4 hrs federal 2086-CE-2935
3 hrs federal 2086-CE-2936
2 hrs federal 2086-CE-2937
5 hrs California 2086-CE-2938
3 Hours: 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law 2086-CE-2938
3 Hours: 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law 2086-CE-2939
4 Hours: 3 Hrs Federal Tax Law 2086-CE-2940
  3 hrs federal 2086-CE-2941  
  2 hrs federal 2086-CE-2942  
5 hrs California 2086-CE-2943
10 hrs federal 2086-CE-
  • Applied Preparation Knowledge
2 hrs federal 2086-CE-0040
  • Applied Preparation Knowledge
2 hrs California 2086-CE-0038
3 hrs federal  
     
     

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