Income Tax Preparation Course Bilingual Textbook

This course is a bilingual (English & Spanish) basic overview of tax preparation. And, it's only available in the Fall of every year. Prior tax knowledge is not a requirement to take the course. This 16-chapter book is a basic overview of the Form 1040. At the end of each chapter, you will answer the chapter review questions and prepare a practice tax return. You must complete all the chapters, the final review questions and each practice tax return to receive a Certificate of Completion for the course. Everyone that successfully completes the course, is responsible for completing a new or a renewal application with the IRS for the IRS Tax Preparer Identification Number (PTIN) before the 31st of December of every year.

Tax Preparation Course What You'll Learn in Our Course

  • Prepare most individual tax returns
  • Perform a thorough interview with a taxpayer
  • Determine a taxpayer's filing status and eligibility for exemptions
  • Accurately report income and deductions for a taxpayer
  • Determine a taxpayer's eligibility for credits and deductions
  • Complete Schedules C-EZ, C and E
  • Compute depreciation for assets and eligibility for Section 179
  • Accurately calculate a taxpayer's refund or balance due
  • Advise a taxpayer in tax planning strategies
  • Become a “RTRP” Registered Tax Return Preparer
  • Learn latest changes related to Trump's New Tax Reform

Tax Forms

Course Modules/Content

Here's a list of what you'll be learning throughout the course.

  • Chapter 1 - Tax Preparer Responsibilities
  • Chapter 2 - Gathering Taxpayer Information
  • Chapter 3 - Identity Theft
  • Chapter 4 - Standard Deductions, Exemptions and Dependents
  • Chapter 5 - Filing Status
  • Chapter 6 - Income
  • Chapter 7 - Business Income
  • Chapter 8 - Depreciation
  • Chapter 9 - Capital Gains and Loss
  • Chapter 10 - Adjustments to Income
  • Chapter 11 - Itemized Deductions
  • Chapter 12 - Tax Credits and Payments
  • Chapter 13 - Other Taxes and Taxpayer Penalties
  • Chapter 14 - Electronic Filing
  • Chapter 15 - Extensions & Amendments
  • Chapter 16 - TCJA
  • Tax Preparation - Course Final Exam

Web-based Portal Online Portal for Tax Preparation
Practice Activities

After reading each chapter you will have to login to your own online portal to answer the review questions related to the material that you read, and to prepare practice tax returns. Also, you will be able to download the PDF practice tax return scenarios and the necessary forms to prepare the tax returns by hand. You will then answer questions related to the tax preparation.

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Meet Your InstructorSocorro M. Guerrero
Managing Director of ATAX Jackson Heights, Queens, NY

Socorro Margarita Guerrero is the Manager and Director of ATAX Jackson Heights, Queens, NY since 2015. Ms. Guerrero is also the tax practitioner, payroll manager and bookkeeper at this ATAX location. Her knowledge, expertise and excellent customer service is undeniable. Backed by ATAX Franchise, Inc., with 30 years of experience and a Pioneer in the Electronic Filing.

Focusing more on people than just numbers has helped ATAX Jackson Heights grow at enormous pace. We are proud to say that their efforts since 2015 is clearly paying off. As an ATAX franchisee the main interest is to develop, teach and grow a knowledgeable community. She has been teaching this Tax Preparation Class for over 5 years.

During the off-season of the busy Income Tax period, she focuses on the bookkeeping and accounting for small businesses. Their tax preparation services does not only include personal income taxes but corporate taxes, sales taxes, self-employment taxes and payroll taxes as well. In addition, we incorporate new businesses, acquire business certificates and draft business plans for all types of businesses.

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In-Person (Group 1): Class Starting September 28th

Every Saturday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (8 weeks)

In-Person (Group 2): Class Starting September 29th

Every Sunday 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm (8 weeks)

Online: To be announced.

One-Time Tuition Fee

What this fees includes:

  • Note: a $275 deposit is required to register for the class.
  • This fee include the book and access to the online portal.
  • The course offered are subject to cancellation in the event of insufficient enrollment.
  • Completion of the course does not guarantee employment, nor are graduates required to work for the company.

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A Note on Cancellation: If for any reason you are not satisfied, you may withdraw prior to the first day of class and receive a full refund. If cancellation occurs before completing the seventh hour of the course, you shall only receive 50% of amount paid. You will not get a refund after the 2nd day of class.

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