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California - CTEC Continuing Education

20 Hour Continuing Education

Prerequisites - a current, valid CTEC registration number and IRS issued PTIN

Our 20 hour Continuing Education Program provides 10 hours of federal tax law, 2 hours of ethics, 3 hours of federal tax update and 5 hours of California tax law which satisfies the annual continuing education requirement imposed by the State of California.

Comprised of multiple courses which include video presentations, some with additional reading lessons, this program provides an intermediate understanding of the both Federal and California tax laws. Courses include:


20 Hour CTEC

Course ID Course Name Credits
3044-CE-2096 1040 Preparation and Planning 9: Standard Deduction and Itemized Deductions 2
3044-CE-2091 Cybersecurity for Tax Professionals 2
3044-CE-2093 Help Clients Deal with Tax Law Challenges: Using Practical Planning Strategies 2
3044-CE-2095 How to Avoid the Most Common Errors in Tax Problem Solving 2
3044-CE-2103 Worker Classification: Dealing with Current Rules and What Might Lie Ahead 2
3044-CE-2097 Master the Latest IRS Standards for Tax Practice Under Circular 230 2
3044-CE-2102 PPP loans: Update and Completing Forgiveness Applications 2
3044-CE-2099 Tax Updates for Individuals 1
3044-CE-2104 California Tax Update: Part 1 3
3044-CE-2105 California Tax Update: Part 2 2


20 Hour CTEC with AFSP

Course ID Course Name Credits
3044-CE-2096 1040 Preparation and Planning 9: Standard Deduction and Itemized Deductions 2
3044-CE-2091 Cybersecurity for Tax Professionals 2
3044-CE-2093 Help Clients Deal with Tax Law Challenges: Using Practical Planning Strategies 2
3044-CE-2098 Tax Return Identity Theft 2
3044-CE-2094 Form 1099 MISC Explained 2
3044-CE-2100 Tax Breaks, Tips, and Updates: Part 1 2
3044-CE-2101 Tax Breaks, Tips, and Updates: Part 2 2
3044-CE-2097 Master the Latest IRS Standards for Tax Practice Under Circular 230 2
3044-CE-2104 California Tax Update: Part 1 3
3044-CE-2105 California Tax Update: Part 2 2