Have You Applied for Your EFIN?
This tax season will be especially turbulent with the new pre-season tax loans and preparing estimates using the new tax law. Pre-season tax loans, up to $5,000, will be approved as a percentage of the refund and the approval will be based on return criteria (as in the past). However, this year, you will be […]
Start a Tax Business from Home
If you’re thinking about starting a tax preparation business from home, then you’re in good company. For many new tax preparers, this is a great way to get started and build some tax preparation experience while having the lowest amount of overhead as possible. In addition to reducing your overhead, you’ll be able to deduct […]
Getting Your EFIN (Electronic Filing Identification Number)
The e-services portal has undergone many large changes over the last couple of years, but the application process is very similar…once you get in. Go to IRS.gov and click on “Tax Pros” in the top right. Then click on “Access E-Services” and scroll down to “E-File Provider Services.” Finally, click on “Access e-file Application.” One […]