The EA Exam consists of 3 parts. 2021 Class dates are:

 
  • Orientation: May 1
  • Part 1   May 4 - June 12
  • Part 2  May 27 - August 7
  • Part 3  August 21 - October 2

Live Online Course Schedule:

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All classes meet at 4 - 6  pm on Tues/Thurs and 8 am - noon Saturdays - Pacific Time

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Part 2 Course Dates

  • Orientation is on Saturday May 1st 2021 at 8:00 am to 10:00 am (PACIFIC)
  • Part 2 Classes start Tuesday June 22nd and run through August 8th

Dates are subject to change

If dates are not compatible with your schedule, check out TaxMama’s® Self Study Course – it contains all the notes and audio recordings of the live classes but allows you to learn in your own time

What You Will Learn

The course will include TaxMama’s® special twists, teaching you more than tax law – you’ll learn:

  • how to draw clients out and get information from them
  • how to protect your practice from client conflicts and lawsuits
  • how to maintain an ethical practice, in the face of client ‘persuasion’ to assist them in little falsehoods
  • how to find loopholes to help cut taxes legally
  • how to find the information you need to address a client’s issues
  • how to prepare an individual tax return – from inception to filing
  • Personal attention from TaxMama to guide you
  • Study Buddies to work with

Materials

  • Gleim’s EA Part 1 book and test prep software
  • Fast Forward Academy EA Exam testing software
  • Access to study buddies and study buddy teams
  • Access to free conference systems to study with buddies
  • The Tax Book WebLibrary (included in Live class only, with all three parts ordered)
  • TaxMama’s® book Trump Tax Cut (For Part 1 and Part2)
  • TaxMama’s® book Small Business Taxes Made Easy (for Part 2)
  • Special tools and cheat sheets available nowhere else
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Part 2 Course Outline

Orientation – Familiarity with Materials, Homework assignments, Study Buddy info, STUDY SKILLS – May 4

  • Lecture 1 – Overview of Business Entities
  • Lecture 2 – Accounting 101
  • Lecture 3 – Business Income
  • Lecture 4 – Business Expenses – 2.5 hour class
  • Lecture 5 – Office in Home
  • Lecture 6 – Schedule C Tax Return Sample
  • Lecture 7 – Partnership 101
  • Lecture 8 – Partnerships In and Out
  • Lecture 9 – Exempt Orgs
  • Lecture 10 – Farming – 2.5 hour class
  • Lecture 11 – Form 1065 Sample
  • Lecture 12 – Estates and Trusts (1041)
  • Lecture 13 – Corporations
  • Lecture 14 – Form 1120 Sample
  • Lecture 15 – S Corporations
  • Lecture 16 – 1120 S Tax Return Sample
  • Lecture 17 – Business Retirement Plans
    BONUS – Making a Living

You will get data from sample clients to input into the FREE tax software or your own tax software. You will learn where to get tax software. You will get profiles of different types of business clients, with respectable levels of complexity.

  • Schedule C – Home-Based business
  • Partnership – LLC filing as a partnership
  • Corporation – Privately held, with employees
  • S Corporation – Single owner

Note1: We will not be doing sample 1041s or 990s in this class.
Note2: We reserve the right to change the order of the courses