Refunds Today has been a certified CTEC education provider for the past 5 years and is also approved by the IRS to offer the new voluntary Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP). Our self-study courses are designed to offer you learning opportunities that can fulfill both California CTEC requirement and the voluntary IRS AFSP.
If your tax practice is in California, you already know you have to complete 20 hours of Continuing Education each year to be certified to prepare taxes. Our easy to navigate supporting material will make this not only educational, but efficient in completing the course. Being a distance learning course, you can complete the work on a schedule that best fits your needs. There is no set time frame to complete the course and you can study or take the test from any computer with an internet connection.
Consists of 15 Federal Hours (10 Federal Taxation, 3 Hours Tax Law Updates, 2 Hours of Ethics) and 5 California State Hours and uses a self paced distance learning tool that will not only educate you, but fulfill your CA CTEC licensing requirement.
20 Hour CTEC Course — $49.00
20 Hour CTEC w/IRS AFSP — $79.00
One COURSE for both CTEC and the IRS - Your 20 Hour CTEC certification satisfies the requirements of the IRS AFSP. Simply select your 20 Hour CTEC course with the IRS AFSP addition, complete the course, and Refunds Today will submit your completion credits to both CTEC and the IRS. For 60 Hour Qualifying courses, no extra hours are needed.
Again, these courses are ONLY for tax preparers who prepare taxes INSIDE California.
Discounted prices below are valid for Refunds Today Customers. If not a Refunds Today customer or not purchasing Refunds Today software, please go to www.nationaltaxschool.net to purchase.