The income tax courses listed below meet the 15 hour IRS continuing education (CE) guidelines for exempt or credentialed tax return preparers who want to obtain their Annual Filing Season Program AFSP Record of Completion and become an IRS AFSP Record of Completion Holder. These courses include 10 hours of tax law, two hours of ethics, and three hours of tax updates. These individual sections are also available as separate courses, and are listed below. Platinum’s IRS tax courses are approved under IRS provider number JK8E2. To access your course, click on the course title you purchased below. If you have not yet purchased a course click the following link for more information: IRS Annual Filing Season Program AFSP Continuing Education Tax Courses.

Platinum’s tax courses are available to you for six months upon registration. 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.

Platinum Professional Services tax courses offers automatic grading, feedback on your missed questions, reading material conveniently located within each tax course with an option to print it out if you prefer to work offline and unlimited tries to pass the quizzes and final exam(s). We even offer full instructor support. Learn 24/7, online, and at your own pace. Best of all, your Certificate of Completion is emailed to you immediately following the successful completion of the tax course. Platinum will then report your completion electronically to the IRS.

Please note: Exempt or credentialed tax return preparers include IRS Registered Tax Return Preparers (RTRPs), Oregon, California CTEC and other state based return preparers required to pass a testing program, CPAs, attorneys and enrolled agents (EAs). Please note that residents of California, Oregon, and Maryland are required to complete a state registered tax preparation course. For the California Tax Education Council, Oregon, and Maryland, click the following links: CTEC Registered Tax Preparer CE Courses,Oregon Licensed Tax Preparer CE Courses,Maryland-IRS AFSP CE Courses. Platinum also offers IRS approved continuing professional education courses (CPE) for Enrolled Agents and continuing professional education (CPE) courses for CPAs that meet most state requirements. For EAs and CPAs click the following links: Enrolled Agent CPE Courses or CPA CPE Courses.

Again, if you have not yet purchased a course click the following link: IRS Annual Filing Season Program AFSP Continuing Education Tax Courses.

Courses 
2018 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Personal Income Tax ReturnInformation
2018 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Small Business and DepreciationInformation
2018 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Business Entities incl Partnerships & CorporationsInformation
2018 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Advanced Topics including Estates and TrustsInformation
2018 IRS AFSP CE 10 Hours: Personal Income Tax ReturnInformation
2018 IRS AFSP CE 3 Hours - Federal Tax UpdatesInformation
2018 IRS AFSP CE 2 Hours: Ethics for the Tax PractitionerInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Personal Income Tax ReturnInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Small Business and DepreciationInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Business Entities incl Partnerships & CorporationsInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 15 Hours: Advanced Topics including Estates and TrustsInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 10 Hours: Personal Income Tax ReturnInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 3 Hours - Federal Tax UpdatesInformation
2019 IRS AFSP CE 2 Hours: Ethics for the Tax PractitionerInformation