Self-Study AFSP Non-Exempt Bundle

This bundle contains all the necessary credits for a non-exempt tax preparer to meet the 18-hour requirement to earn the IRS AFSP - Record of Completion for the 2021 filing season. All of the Federal Tax Law courses in this bundle are self-study courses.

Self-study courses allow you to learn about a tax topic on your own time, at your own pace. Study the course materials and pass the final test to earn continuing education credits.

For more information, click on the title of each course. No substitutions can be made.

If you have already purchased one of these courses and would like to purchase the bundle, please contact Support@DrakeCPE.com.

$199.00
Prerequisites

Prequisites are not necessary to participate and no advance preparation is needed.

Course Description

This bundle contains all the necessary credits for a non-exempt tax preparer to meet the 18-hour requirement to earn the IRS AFSP - Record of Completion for the 2021 filing season. All courses are followed by a comprehensive final exam and a score of 70% or higher must be obtained for each course in order to earn all credits.

All of the Federal Tax Law courses in this bundle are self-study courses. No substiutions can be made. If you have already purchased one of these courses and would like to purchase the bundle, please contact Support@DrakeCPE.com.

Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP) Information

The IRS’s Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP) is a voluntary program designed to recognize the efforts of non-credentialed tax return preparers who increase their knowledge through continuing education (CE).

To earn an AFSP Record of Completion for the 2021 filing season, preparers must:

  • Complete an Annual Federal Tax Refresher (AFTR) course by December 31, 2020 (unless exempt – see the table below). 
  • Earn specified continuing education (CE) credits by December 31, 2020 – see the table below.
  • Obtain or renew a PTIN for 2021 after the PTIN renewal season begins in October 2020.
  • Consent to adhere to the obligations in Circular 230, Subpart B and section 10.51.

     

    AFSP Record of Completion CE Requirements
    AFTR Exemption Status AFTR Course & Exam Tax Law Update Federal Tax Law Ethics      Total CE Credits
     Non-Exempt  6 credits    10 credits  2 credits 18
     Exempt    3 credits  10 credits  2 credits 15 

     

     For more information, please see the Annual Filing Season Program FAQs or the AFSP video.

     

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