Category Archives: EA Exam News

4 Steps to Become An Enrolled Agent (EA)

4 Steps to Become An Enrolled Agent (EA)

So you want to become an Enrolled Agent (EA). An EA is a tax practitioner with extensive technical expertise in the field of taxation. According to the IRS, Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential the IRS awards. Excellent choice! A career as an EA can give you the kind of flexibility, respect and rewards […]

What Skills Does a Tax Preparer Need to Succeed as an Enrolled Agent (EA)?

Skills to Succeed as an Enrolled Agent (EA)

Unlike CPAs, EAs do not need to have a degree in accounting. There isn’t even a minimum education requirement. So becoming an EA just requires knowing enough about the Internal Revenue Code and Circular 230 to pass the Special Enrollment Examination. Though, that IS a tough exam – and you do have to know a […]

Why Should I Chose TaxMama’s® Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Review Course?

TaxMama's® Online EA Exam Review Course

TaxMama’s® EA Exam Course is the most comprehensive course available. And good news – it’s online! You don’t have to drive or fly far away and invest extra time and money in gas, airfare or hotels. The fact is, every course out there does an excellent job preparing candidates for the EA Exam – or […]

Enrolled Agent Salary – Update 2017

Enrolled Agent Salary – Update 2017

It’s one of the first questions people ask when considering a career as an Enrolled Agent. Here’s the latest data from payscale.com Average National Salary The median salary for Enrolled Agents is currently nearly $49,000 a year according to PayScale.com, which compares pretty favorably to the median figure of $49,500 a year for an Accountant […]

TaxMama’s® Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Newsletter Issue 108 2014

TaxMama’s EA class has a follow-up meeting today. If you’re in the class, you got an invitation. Please send me your questions before noon today! Upcoming TaxMama Classes at CPE Link Nov 13 – 2014 Tax Update: Employees vs. Independent Contractors with Eva Rosenberg, Ea Nov 26 – Top Tax Changes for 2014 – lots […]

TaxMama’s® Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Newsletter Issue 107 2014

Upcoming TaxMama Classes at CPE Link TOMORROW – IRS Practice Series: Conflicts of Interest with Eva Rosenberg Nov 13 – 2014 Tax Update: Employees vs. Independent Contractors with Eva Rosenberg Nov 26 – Top Tax Changes for 2014 with Eva Rosenberg & Kris Hix News from TaxMama's EA Exam Course and Questions from Students For […]

TaxMama’s® Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Newsletter Issue 99 2014

Register for TaxMama’s® IRS EA Exam Review Course here Tonight, Lecture 11 – Partnership Tax Return Sample Learn how to prepare the Form 1065 properly Sign up by NOON Pacific or you won’t get your materials in time. News from TaxMama’s® EA Exam Course The AICPA sues the IRS over their right to license tax […]