When Things Go Wrong & How to Fix It

BUNDLED COURSES! Sometimes things go wrong, either by mistake or intention. In these courses you’ll learn about all the things that can go wrong with a tax return, including criminal activity. You’ll find out how to fix some of the issues. And you’ll know how to help your clients if IRS collections are necessary.

Buying these three courses as a package will also save you money! Buy all three together and save $10 off the regular price!

Total of 5 CPE credits.


Course Description

You can click on the individual course titles to see the full description and CPE Details for each. Be sure to come back to this page for your bundle discount!

Here are the objectives for these courses.

The 2 credit course on Criminal Tax Investigations will enable you to:

  • State the role of IRS-Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI) in the IRS mission
  • Identify how IRS-CI finds and evaluates investigations for prosecution potential
  • Differentiate the two ways that IRS-CI can investigate tax crimes
  • Identify the tools that IRS-CI uses in investigating potential criminal violations
  • Explain the common criminal statutes used to prosecute criminal tax violations
  • Sequence the steps in the approval process for a criminal tax investigation
  • Classify the expected consequences of defendant in a successful criminal tax prosecution
  • Discuss case studies of various criminal prosecutions

The 1 credit course on Amended Returns will enable you to:

  • Identify when and why an amended return should be filed
  • Prepare an amended return using Form 1040-X
  • File and track an amended return

The 2 credit course on IRS Collections and Installment Arrangements will enable you to:

  • Identify the rights specified in the Taxpayer Bill of Rights;
  • Describe the maximum period of time the IRS may collect taxes due from a taxpayer;
  • List the tax payment alternatives available to a taxpayer;
  • Recognize the IRS decisions that may be challenged by a taxpayer; and
  • Compare the Collection Due Process and Collection Appeals Program.

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

CPE Facts

Affiliation* CPE Awarded Delivery Method Field of Study Course ID Sponsor ID
NASBA 5 Self-Study Taxes N/A 103137
CTEC 5/0 Self-Study Federal Tax Law N/A 3038
IRS 5 Self-Study Federal Tax Law N/A FQTGU
Texas State Board of Accountancy 5 Self-Study Taxes N/A 002921
Pennsylvania State Board of Public Accountancy 2.5 Self-Study (Non-Interactive) Taxes N/A

* Individuals with other professional credentials should check with their state licensing board or accrediting organization to determine if this program meets their continuing education requirements.

DrakeCPE Course Policies and CPE Affiliations