Mistake # 6: EA fails to review PTIN account

6 Mistakes to avoid with EA CE Mistake # 6: EA fails to review PTIN account EAs should check their PTIN account Enrolled Agents are responsible for verifying that the CE hours earned have been properly reported to their PTIN account. If you have taken any CE courses...

Mistake # 4: CE taken in wrong time period

6 Mistakes to avoid with EA CE Mistake # 4: CE taken in wrong time period Standard annual CE requirements for Enrolled Agents Enrolled agents are required to complete CE hours as follows: 72 hours total during their three year renewal cycle 16 hours minimum per year...

Mistake # 3: Course format is not acceptable

6 Mistakes to avoid with EA CE Mistake # 3: Course format is not acceptable What are the course format requirements? IRS approved CPE courses must follow specific standards as outlined in both the Circular 230 and supplementary standards published. For example,...