FOR NON-EXEMPT TAX PREPARERS
The Annual Filing Tax Refresher (AFTR) course meets 6 of the 18 required continuing education credits of the IRS Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP) for Non-Exempt tax preparers. Exempt tax preparers may only need 15 credit hours to meet the same requirement.
To see if you are exempt, click here.
Need an AFSP Bundle Instead?
- We Teach – Group Discount – AFSP 15-Hour Exempt Bundle
- We Teach – Group Discount – AFSP 18-Hour Non-Exempt Bundle
About this Course
This 6-credit hour course includes a 100 question comprehension test (3-hr timed test). Students will have up to 4 attempts to pass this test. Test answers and instructional feedback are not provided for the AFTR course. These courses are not webinars, so you can access the course content at any time and work at your own pace.
Within two business days of purchase and receipt of students’ first/last names and email addresses, you (the purchaser) will receive an email from The Income Tax School with unique login credentials for all enrolled students. You (the purchaser) will need to distribute the login credentials to your group of students. Once students receive their login credentials from you, they can begin their coursework.
Important Note: The IRS requires you to complete your AFTR course and test, as well as all other required CE associated with the AFSP Record of Completion, by midnight (local time) on 12/31 each year in order to receive credit. The Income Tax School strongly recommends you finish all AFSP required courses before 12/27 at 1pm EST so we can provide proper Instructor, Administrative, and Technical support. Courses completed prior to midnight on 12/31 will be reported to the IRS within 10 days of completion.