Continuing Education
Tax Preparer Learning Systems, LLC is commited to providing high quality, easy to use, and affordable continuing education courses for tax preparers.

Enrolled agents can earn their continuing education requirements by taking one of our online tax courses.  We are an IRS approved continuing education provider - M75Y4 - and our courses are eligible for enrolled agent credit.

We are also pleased to offer our continuing education courses to those tax return preparers who were previously under the requirements of the Registered Tax Return Preparer program.  While the legal requirements are no longer effective, many tax return preparers have always been commited to increased tax knowledge.  We are proud to help those preparers maintain their own high standards.

These programs qualify for IRS continuing education credit for Enrolled Agents (EA) and/or Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents (ERPA) only. Currently, the IRS does NOT require continuing education for any other tax return preparer or PTIN holder. Participation in any of these programs is voluntary for other tax return preparers. Continuing education credits will be posted to PTIN accounts for any participant who provides their PTIN, regardless of credentials. To ensure that your continuing education credits appear correctly in your PTIN account, please provide your PTIN and name as they appear in your PTIN account. Reminder: CE providers are not required to submit program data to the IRS in real time, so your credits may appear in your PTIN account on a delay.
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Our Continuing Education
  • Self-study at your own pace
  • Comprehension checkpoints throughout 
  • Online testing with multiple attempts available
  • Affordable cost per credit
  • Immediate access to course material 
  • Delivered via PDF documents
Steps to Earn CE Credit
  • Purchase course
  • Course material available upon purchase (PDF)
  • Test invitation sent to student
  • Take test and pass with score of 70% or better
  • Certificate of completion sent to you via email
Course List
​Circular 230 (Ethics)
(2 credit hours) $15.00
Return Preparer Ethical Issues  
(2 credit hours) $15.00
2014 Tax Update 
(3 credit hours) $20.00
Continuing Education (CE)
For Enrolled Agents and Other Tax Preparers

Our Enrolled Agent continuing education courses are of the highest quality.  As an IRS approved continuing education provider, Tax Preparer Learning Systems, LLC is committed to providing useful and informative course material to the tax preparer community at affordable prices.  

Courses can be purchased individually or in packages.    
8-Hour Package     $40 
Package Code     14CE0801
Annual Tax Refresher Course 
(6 credit hours) $50.00
Federal Income Tax Changes 
(5 credit hours) $30.00
Affordable Care Act - Short
(2 credit hours) $15.00
CE Packages
Earned Income Credit
(4 credit hours) $25.00
Affordable Care Act - Long
(8 credit hours) $45.00
Education Tax Benefits
(5 credit hours) $30.00
Individual Retirement Benefits
(2 credit hours) $15.00
Itemized Deductions, Part 1
(4 credit hours) $25.00
Partnership Basics
(2 credit hours) $15.00
Refundable Credits
(3 credit hours) $20.00
Retirement Plans
(3 credit hours) $20.00
Life Insurance Proceeds
(3 credit hours) $20.00
Sickness and Injury Plans
(3 credit hours) $20.00
8-Hour Package     $40 
Package Code     14CE0802
8-Hour Package     $40 
Package Code     14CE0803
16-Hour Package     $60 
Package Code     14CE1601
16-Hour Package     $60 
Package Code     14CE1602
16-Hour Package     $60 
Package Code     14CE1603
16-Hour Package     $60 
Package Code     14CE1604
24-Hour Package   $80 
Package Code     14CE2401
24-Hour Package     $80 
Package Code     14CE2402
24-Hour Package     $80 
Package Code     14CE2403
32-Hour Package     $100 
Package Code     14CE3201
32-Hour Package     $100
Package Code     14CE3202
40-Hour Package     $120 
Package Code     14CE4001
40-Hour Package     $120 
Package Code     14CE4002