IRS Continuing Education (CE) for Enrolled Agents

Please note:Information contained on this page is subject to change without notice. For complete and current information, refer to the IRS continuing education website.

General information

  • Enrolled agents must use an IRS-approved CE provider.
  • One IRS CE hour = 50 minutes (equivalent to a CPE hour).
  • Enrolled agents must obtain 72 hours of continuing education every three years.
  • A minimum of 16 hours must be earned per year.
  • Two hours must be on ethics per year.
  • PTIN must be provided to education providers.

Programs with MNCPA IRS for Enrolled Agents credits

Top 50 Mistakes Practitioners Make and How to Fix Them: Individual Tax and Financial Planning (INBB)
9/27/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Federal Estate and Gift Tax Return Boot Camp (Webinar) (WSGIFT02)
10/2/178 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Best Income Tax, Estate Tax and Financial-Planning Ideas (Webinar) (WSIEFP01)
10/11/178 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Fundamentals of Public Charity Taxation and Form 990 (Webinar) (WSF99403)
10/12/1712 - 3:30 p.m.Online4 CPEAdd
Surgent's Ethics for Tax Professionals (Webinar) (WSEFTP19)
10/16/179 - 11 a.m.Online2 CPE / 2 EthicsAdd
Advanced Critical Tax Issues for Limited Liability Companies and Partnerships (ACTL)
10/19/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Advanced Critical Tax Issues for S Corporations (ACTS)
10/20/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
S Corporations: Tax Planning Ideas and Strategies (Webinar) (WCSCTP01)
10/20/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Buying and Selling Corporate Businesses: Stock Sales (Webinar) (WCBSCS02)
10/23/1710:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.Online4 CPEAdd
New Individual Tax Planning Ideas for 2017 (ITP4)
10/23/178:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.Plymouth, MN4 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (ZKPTU)
10/23/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Willmar, MN8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Ethics for Tax Professionals (Webinar) (WSEFTP20)
10/30/179 - 11 a.m.Online2 CPE / 2 EthicsAdd
Surgent's Targeted Partnership Allocations and Section 704(b) (Webinar) (WSS70403)
10/30/1712 - 2 p.m.Online2 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (PTU1)
10/30/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Plymouth, MN8 CPEAdd
S Corporation Taxation: Cutting-Edge Tax Strategies (Webinar) (WCSRTS01)
11/1/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Partnership and LLC Taxation: Cutting-Edge Tax Strategies for Entities Taxed as Partnerships (Webinar) (WCPRTS01)
11/2/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (ZSWPTU)
11/2/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Marshall, MN8 CPEAdd
S Corporations: The Fundamentals and More (Webinar) (WCSCPF01)
11/3/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
2017 Annual Tax Planning Guide for S Corporations, Partnerships and LLCs (TPGS)
11/6/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Federal Estate and Gift Tax Return Boot Camp (Webinar) (WSGIFT03)
11/7/178 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (ZHPTU)
11/8/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Rochester, MN8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (ZSSPTU)
11/9/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Mankato, MN8 CPEAdd
Choice of Entity: Cutting-Edge Tax Strategies in Choice of Entity Decisions (Webinar) (WCCETS01)
11/13/1710 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
New Section 754 Elections' Redemption of a Partner (Webinar) (WCSERP01)
11/13/1712:30 - 4 p.m.Online4 CPEAdd
International Tax Controversies With the IRS: Procedural and Substantive Issues (Webinar) (WCITCI01)
11/14/171 - 3 p.m.Online2 CPEAdd
Surgent's Best Income Tax, Estate Tax and Financial-Planning Ideas (Webinar) (WSIEFP02)
11/14/178 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
K-1 Boot Camp for S Corporations and LLCs (K1SL)
11/15/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Comprehensive Guide to Tax Depreciation, Expensing and Property Transactions (TDAP)
11/17/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Advanced Technical Tax Forms Training: Form 1040 Issues (ATFI)
11/20/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Advanced Technical Tax Forms Training: LLCs, S Corporations and Partnerships (ATFB)
11/21/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Affordable Care Act: Tax Favored Health Care Plans After ACA (Webinar) (WCTFHP01)
11/22/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (PTU2)
11/27/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Oakdale, MN8 CPEAdd
Best Income Tax, Estate Tax and Financial Planning Ideas of 2017 (ZHIEFP)
12/5/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Rochester, MN8 CPEAdd
Retirement Distributions: Planning Options (Webinar) (WCRPDO01)
12/5/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Mastering the Fundamentals of Estate and Gift Tax Planning (MFEP)
12/6/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Corporate Income Tax Return Fundamentals (Webinar) (WCCITR01)
12/7/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (ZDPTU)
12/7/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Duluth, MN8 CPEAdd
Fiduciary Income Tax Returns: Form 1041 Workshop with Filled-in Forms (10412)
12/8/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Federal Estate and Gift Tax Return Boot Camp (Webinar) (WSGIFT04)
12/8/178 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (XCMPTU)
12/8/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Fergus Falls, MN8 CPEAdd
Buying and Selling Partnerships (Webinar) (WCBSP02)
12/11/173 - 5 p.m.Online2 CPEAdd
Federal Taxation of Legal Marijuana (Webinar) (WCFDTM02)
12/11/1710:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.Online4 CPEAdd
Federal Tax Update: C & S Corporations, Partnerships & LLCs (Forms 1120, 1120S & 1065) (Webinar) (WCBUSU01)
12/12/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Surgent's Best Income Tax, Estate Tax and Financial-Planning Ideas (Webinar) (WSIEFP03)
12/12/178 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Advanced 1041 Boot Camp (AP41)
12/13/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
The Complete Trust Workshop (TCTW)
12/14/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Buying and Selling S Corporations: Tax Planning Opportunities (Webinar) (WCBSCP01)
12/15/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (ZZPTU)
12/15/178:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.St. Cloud, MN8 CPEAdd
Basis Calculations & Distributions for Pass-Through Entity Owners: Schedule K-1 Analysis (Webinar) (WCBCAD01)
12/18/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Preparing Form 706: The Federal Estate Tax Return (Webinar) (WCNW7001)
12/18/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Understanding Partnership and LLC Taxation (Webinar) (WCLLPT01)
12/20/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Federal Tax Update for Individuals (Webinar) (WCTAXA01)
12/21/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Federal Tax Update for Businesses and Estates (Webinar) (WCTAXB02)
12/22/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Passive Activities and Rental Real Estate Income Tax Issues (Webinar) (WCPARE01)
12/22/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Federal Tax Update: Individuals (Form 1040) (Webinar) (WCINDU01)
12/28/178:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (PTU3)
1/5/188:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.St. Paul, MN8 CPEAdd
Tax Advisers Update (Webinar) (WMPTU3)
1/5/188:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Entity Choice: Tax Considerations (Webinar) (WCECTX01)
1/8/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Fundamentals of 1031 Exchanges (Webinar) (WCT10301)
1/10/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPE / 2 EthicsAdd
Preparing Individual Tax Returns for New Staff and Paraprofessionals (PITR)
1/10/188:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Tax Forms Boot Camp: LLCs, Partnerships and S Corporations (TFBC)
1/11/188:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Effective and Efficient Senior-Level Review of Individual Tax Returns (ERTW)
1/12/188:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Bloomington, MN8 CPEAdd
Tax Considerations for Buying and Selling a Business (Webinar) (WCTXCB01)
1/12/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Tax Practice Conduct Standards: Circular 230 and AICPA Statements on Standards for Tax Services (Webinar) (WCTSND01)
1/16/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPE / 4 EthicsAdd
Corporate Tax Planning: Strategies and Ideas (Webinar) (WCCTPS01)
1/22/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Real Estate Taxation (Webinar) (WCRELT01)
1/22/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPE / 2 EthicsAdd
Partnership and LLC Taxation: Advanced Issues, Including Transfers of Interests and Liquidations (Webinar) (WCPTAI01)
1/23/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Partnership Preparation, Basis Calculations and Distributions: Form 1065 Schedule K & K1 Analysis (Webinar) (WCPBAD01)
1/25/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
S Corporation Preparation, Basis Calculations and Distributions: Schedule K and K1 (Form 1120S) Analysis (Webinar) (WCSBAD01)
1/26/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Choice of Entity: Cutting-Edge Tax Strategies in Choice of Entity Decisions (Webinar) (WCCETS02)
1/29/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Special Topics in Partnership and LLC Taxation (Webinar) (WCTPLT01)
1/30/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd
Preparing Complex 1040s (Webinar) (WCPCR01)
1/31/188:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Online8 CPEAdd