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What’s In The EA (Enrolled Agent) Exam?

What’s In The EA (Enrolled Agent) Exam?

Salvation! Economic Stability! Your Future Happiness! Oh…and don’t forget – WORK FROM HOME! It’s true, but these only arrive after you’ve successfully passed three of the toughest exams out there. You’ll find plenty more information over at Prometric’s site but here’s a quick overview of the IRS’ Enrolled Agent Special Enrollment Examination The exam is […]

Why CPAs, Accountants and Tax Attorneys love Enrolled Agents (EAs)

Why CPAs, Accountants and Tax Attorneys love Enrolled Agents (EAs)

As a tax professional have you ever allowed your assistant to use your Power of Attorney (POA) to go online to IRS’ e-services – in your name – and download information for you? If you’re sitting in front of a laptop with a camera – don’t even mouth the word “yes!” No one will admit […]

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 […]

How Much Can An Enrolled Agent (EA) Make In Salary?

How Much Can An Enrolled Agent (EA) Make In Salary?

The answer, of course, is as much as you want! Just as with Doctors, Lawyers and CPAs, the more you practice as an EA, the more proficient you become and the more you can charge. This is true whether you work for yourself or if you are considering full time employment with a firm Working […]

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 […]

How to Find a Great Enrolled Agent (EA)

So you’ve recently learned about how effective Enrolled Agents are and have decided to employ one to help you with your taxes. Before you go and get lost in a list of web results, here are a few things to consider to ensure you pick the right Enrolled Agent for your business. Professional Organizations There […]

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 […]