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PTIN Application

Information about PTIN registrationInformation about PTIN registration from the IRS   1) Who needs a PTIN?   Anyone who gets paid to prepare (or assists in) preparing federal tax returns must have a current PTIN before preparing tax returns.  Each tax preparer need...

Annual Filing Season Program – AFSP

Distinguish yourself from the rest. Stand out. Earn a credential or designation that attests to your competency as a professional tax preparer. Consider the National Tax Training School’s AFSP. What is the Annual Filing Season Program – AFSP? Let’s see what the IRS...

California CTEC Approved CPE Courses

Attention CA Tax Preparers! Don't forget to fulfill your CTEC continuing education requirements. National Tax is proud to announce that our California CTEC CPE courses have been fully revised for 2015 and are now available. These self-study courses are available at a...

April 15 tax deadline

April 15 Deadline - What to do if you need more time to file your taxes. The April 15 tax deadline is coming up. If you need more time to file your taxes, you can get an automatic six month extension from the IRS. Here are a couple of things to know about filing an...

Retirement Plan Distributions

April 1 Deadline to Take Required Retirement Plan Distributions The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers who turned 70½ during 2014 that in most cases they must start receiving required minimum distributions (RMDs) from Individual Retirement Accounts...

Health Care Tax Credit

Employers: Don’t Overlook the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit Do you own or run a small business or tax-exempt group with fewer than 25 full-time employees? If you do, you should know that the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit can help you provide insurance...