These distance tax courses follow the guidelines set by the Statement on Standards for CPE Programs issued jointly by the AICPA and NASBA for continuing professional education CPE requirements for CPAs. To enter a course click on the course title that you purchased below, on the left side of the screen (you may need to scroll down the page).
Our current tax courses are based on the IRS' most recently available tax laws, forms and schedules. We provide all students with tax updates throughout the year on our Platinum Blog site. If you have not yet purchased a course click the following link
CPA CPE Tax Course

  • This CPA continuing education tax course is designed for individuals who are looking for a 2 hour Continuing Professional Educational CPE basic course in the field of ethics that will review ethics when involved with the preparation of tax returns This course does not require any advanced preparation prior to enrolling in the course.

    Learning Objectives: After completion of this course the student will be able to explain topics such-as who can represent a client in front of the IRS, what constitutes due diligence when preparing a tax return, rules that need to be followed when preparing and filing tax returns and possible fines and other repercussions with not following rules established by the IRS. The successful implementation of the learning objectives will be determined by the student’s ability to receive a passing score of 70% or better on the course final exam. The final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or better in order to successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.

  • This CPA continuing education tax course is designed for individuals who are looking for a 14 hour Continuing Professional Educational CPE basic course in the field of taxation that will review IRS form 1040 including small business tax (schedule C) and depreciation. Topics include a line-by-line review of the personal income tax return, form 1040 (also known as the "long form"), profit and loss for sole proprietorship business entities, the depreciation of property and current year tax changes and updates. This course does not require any advanced preparation prior to enrolling in the course.

    Learning Objectives: After completion of this course the student will be able to explain topics such-as who can represent a client in front of the IRS, what constitutes due diligence when preparing a tax return, rules that need to be followed when preparing and filing tax returns and possible fines and other repercussions with not following rules established by the IRS. The successful implementation of the learning objectives will be determined by the student’s ability to receive a passing score of 70% or better on the course final exam. The final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or better in order to successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.

  • This CPA continuing education tax course is designed for individuals who are looking for a 14 hour Continuing Professional Educational CPE basic course in the field of taxation that will review tax returns for business entities including sole proprietorships, partnerships and corporations. This course does not require any advanced preparation prior to enrolling in the course.

    Learning Objectives: After completion of this course the student will be able to explain topics such-as which tax return needs to be completed for each business entity type, what constitutes taxable income and acceptable expenses for businesses and depreciation from a tax standpoint.The successful implementation of the learning objectives will be determined by the student’s ability to receive a passing score of 70% or better on the course final exam. The final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or better in order to successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.

  • This CPA continuing education tax course is designed for individuals who are looking for a 14 hour Continuing Professional Educational CPE basic course in the field of taxation that will review tax returns for estates and trust entities including how to properly account for the taxation of gifts. This course does not require any advanced preparation prior to enrolling in the course.

    Learning Objectives: After completion of this course the student will be able to explain topics such-as which tax return needs to be completed for each business entity type, what constitutes taxable income and acceptable expenses for businesses and depreciation from a tax standpoint. The successful implementation of the learning objectives will be determined by the student’s ability to receive a passing score of 70% or better on the course final exam. The final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or better in order to successfully complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.

  • This CPA continuing education tax course is designed for individuals who are looking for a 14 hour Continuing Professional Educational CPE course that will review IRS form 1040 including small business tax (schedule C) and depreciation. Topics include a line-by-line review of the personal income tax return, form 1040 (also known as the "long form"), profit and loss for sole proprietorship business entities, the depreciation of property and current year tax changes and updates. A series of reading assignments and quiz review questions will guide you through each tax topic so that you become proficient with the IRS' terminology, guidelines, and procedures. Current courses are based upon the IRS' most recently available tax laws, forms and schedules. A final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or better in order to successfully complete the course and receive your certificate of completion.