Gleim is excited to announce a new partnership with the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP). This partnership will make EA review more accessible to tax professionals globally. The two industry leaders will offer study materials and preferred pricing to tax professionals interested in pursuing the enrolled agent (EA) credential.
“Our mission at NATP is to be the most reliable resource for gaining and developing tax expertise. One way we accomplish that is by helping tax professionals earn their EA designation. When we made the strategic decision to increase our EA learning tools, we immediately considered Gleim because of their reputation for quality in the exam prep space. We are confident that this partnership will give our members the resources they need to earn their credential and confidently serve their clients.”
–Scott Artman, CPA, NATP Executive Director
NATP members will now receive the Part 1 EA Test Bank and digital book for free. This will help tax professionals get a head start on studying for the EA exam. In addition, Gleim and NATP will be providing EA webinars to both members and non-members to enhance the entire EA profession. Through this partnership, NATP members will receive substantial savings on the #1 EA review course.
“We are excited about what this means for tax professionals who are interested in advancing their career. The National Association of Tax Professionals and Gleim are committed to helping those in the tax prep industry attain new credentials and education to reach the highest possible level of achievement in their careers to better service their clients. This partnership is breaking down barriers and helping more tax preparers take the first step in attaining the EA credential.”
–Gleim CEO, Lorie Gleim
An enrolled agent (EA) is a federally-licensed professional who specializes in taxation and has unlimited rights to represent taxpayers before the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS). To become an EA, candidates must pass the IRS Special Enrollment Exam (SEE), also known as the EA exam.
The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) is the largest association dedicated to equipping tax professionals with the resources, connections, and education they need to provide the highest level of service to their clients. NATP is comprised of more than 23,000 leading tax professionals who believe in a superior standard of ethics and exemplify professional excellence.
Members rely on NATP to deliver professional connections, content expertise, and advocacy that provides them with the support they need to best serve their clients. The organization welcomes all tax professionals in their quest to continually meet the needs of the public, no matter where they are in their careers. Learn more about NATP and how they’re advancing the tax profession.
Gleim Publications, Inc., has been helping accountants and tax professionals succeed in their careers since 1974, when acclaimed University of Florida professor Dr. Irvin N. Gleim published the first Gleim CPA Review book, changing the CPA review industry with a new and novel approach to CPA review. Subsequently, Gleim released accounting exam prep materials for the CMA and CIA exams in 1980. In 1999, Gleim released its EA exam review course, which is now globally recognized.
In addition to leading the industry in accounting exam prep review systems, Gleim also publishes in-class materials for accounting professors and students and offers hundreds of hours of CPE credits for accountants. All Gleim study materials are designed to maximize knowledge transfer while minimizing study time and cost. Ultimately, Gleim seeks to help candidates help themselves succeed in their careers. Learn more about Gleim Enrolled Agent Review courses. Gleim is proud to be the preferred provider of EA education for the National Association of Tax Professionals.