This professional designation (available
since 1884) is awarded to individuals who have passed a rigorous examination
administered by the Director of Practice of the Internal Revenue Service.
Merely one-third of all who sit for the examination are able to pass. The
credential is honored nationwide and allows Enrolled Agents to represent
taxpayers in all matters of taxation, including Office and Field Audits, as
well as Appeals and Collections.
Annual continuing education requirements, closely monitored by the U.S. Department of Treasury, ensure that Enrolled Agents maintain a superior level of knowledge and competency.
Enrolled Agents specialize in the field of taxation and can prepare returns for individuals, partnerships, corporations, trusts, estate and other taxable entities. These professionals are authorized to appear on behalf and in place of taxpayers when called before the Internal Revenue Service. more...
What is an Enrolled Agent?
What does the term "Enrolled Agent" mean?
How does one become an Enrolled Agent?
How can Enrolled Agent help me?
Privilege and the Enrolled Agent
Are Enrolled Agents required to take continuing professional education?
What are the differences between Enrolled Agents and other tax
Are Enrolled Agents bound by any ethical standards?
Why should I choose an Enrolled Agent who is a member of the
National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA)?
How can I find an Enrolled Agent?
An Enrolled Agent is:
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