CE/CPE Course Information

Practice Before the IRS (2017)

CPE Credits: 4
Subject Area: Taxation
Field of Study: Taxes
Program Level: Overview
Lesson Version: 2017
Publication/Revision Date: May 10, 2017
Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: None
Written By: James R. Hasselback, Ph.D.

Learning
Objectives
    After completing this course, you will be able to
  • Identify aspects of the structure of the IRS and work system
  • Select requirements for practice before the IRS
  • Identify Power of Attorney and Tax Information Authorization requirements
  • Identify conduct before the IRS in accordance with Circular 230
  • Answer questions about appealing unagreed adjustments within the IRS and court systems
Course Topics
  1. IRS Organizational Structure
  2. Admission to Practice Before the IRS
  3. Power of Attorney/Tax Information Authorization
  4. Rules of Conduct Under Circular 230
  5. Representation During IRS Examinations
  6. Appeals Within the IRS
  7. Appeals to the Courts

This self-study course consists of an Audiovisual presentation, a 20-question True/False Introductory quiz, a Knowledge Transfer Outline with multiple-choice questions for study and review, and a Qualified Assessment of 20 questions.

This course is designed for your convenience. You may log out at any time during the course; your current position and all work will be saved. The next time you log in, you can resume right where you logged off.

State Board and other CPE agency registrations can be viewed on our sponsor approvals page.

For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints and refunds, please contact our CPE Department at (800) 874-5346 ext. CPE (273).