Course AA03
Tax Preparer



  108-Hour/1-1/2-Month Program

  Mon-Thurs/4.5 Hour Sessions

  Fees & Charges:

  Registration Fee              $100

  Supplies & Materials        $100

  Tuition                           $1,300

  Total Program Cost       $1,500  

Course Overview

This Job training program includes, but not limited to, interviewing clients, prepare or assist in preparing simple to intermediate income tax returns for individuals and/or small businesses, compute taxes owed or overpaid, using adding machines, computers, and software, follow tax form instructions and tax tables. Technology skills include, but not limited to, basic computerized tax preparation software, electronic mail software, database software, electronic mail software, and keyboarding and ten-key proficiency.


Learning Outcomes

The program offers job training in basic office skills, as well as a variety of general and specialized clerical duties required by every business. This includes, but not limited to typing, ten-key, computer hardware and software concepts, Microsoft Office suite, and good written, oral, telephone, and email communication skills.

Training Materials and Method

This is an online program with an Enrolled Agent instructor. The training program utilizes materials produced by The Income Tax School, a 30 year old respected company specializing income tax training. Training materials include: manuals covering four modules of five chapters; tax forms and publications; PowerPoint lectures, and comprehensive testing and learning activities.

Occupational Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (this includes tax preparation) is projected to show little or no change from 2016 to 2026.