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 […]

How Difficult IS The EA Exam?

How Difficult Is The EA Exam

People often ask us what the passing rate for the Enrolled Agent’s exam is. (As if that has any bearing on whether they themselves will pass!) We know that what they’re really asking is – what is the likelihood that I will pass?! What we tell them is this: if you attend every lecture, do […]

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 […]

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 […]

Enrolled Agent, CPA, Tax Attorney or ASFP, Which Career to Choose?

With the existence of government programs such as HARP and the Affordable Care Act, capitalization rules and late extender laws, the tax code is getting ever more complex. Regardless of whether this is a good thing, there is no doubt that the opportunity to have a great career while serving the public is alive and […]

How TaxMama’s® EA Exam Course Helps You to Pass the Exam

Register for TaxMama’s® IRS EA Exam Review Course here There are many EA exam review courses on the market and most of them cost a lot less than our course. TaxMama’s® EA Exam Course provides something no one else in the industry gives you – a total tax education. While other EA Exam review courses […]