EA How to complete renewal Form 8554

Watch the following video to walk through the completion of Form 8554


Effective November 1, 2022 the Enrolled Agent renewal fee increases to $140 for the renewal cycle (normally 3 years unless it is your initial enrollment period).

From March 31, 2011 to October 31, 2019 the Enrolled Agent cost of renewal was $30 for your renewal cycle. Then from November 1, 2019 to October 31, 2022 it was $67.

Useful links:

IRS Form 8554 at pay.gov–use this form to submit form online and pay EA renewal fee online by credit card or bank draft.  You have to enter “8554” in the Search Public Forms box on pay.gov.

IRS Form 8554 pdf form–use this version to either fill out online and print or print and fill out by hand, then mail the completed form with a check


Enrolled Agent renewals are due every 3 years by January 31st.  See when your renewal is due based on your social security number.