The Income Tax Return (18)


IRS Program Number: YH9W1-T-00031-17-S
CE Credits: 1 hours
IRS Category: Federal Tax Law
Delivery Type: Online Self-Study
Exam Questions: 5

Course Syllabus

Course Description
This self-study courses discusses important tax changes for 2017 tax returns and basic information on the tax system. It also discusses the requirements for filing a tax return and which filing status to choose. This is a Basic tax course with no prerequisites, and qualifies for 1 CE credit in IRS Federal Tax Law.

Learning Objectives

  • Recall important tax changes to be used for 2017 tax returns.
  • Recognize the length of the automatic extension provided by filing Form 4868.
  • Recognize the various filing statuses and who is eligible to use them.
  • Recall the various requirements for a qualifying child.
  • Identify the purpose of estimated taxes.

Course Assignments

  • Study each Chapter
  • Answer review questions at the end of each chapter
  • Pass the Final Exam with a score of 70 percent or better

Final Exam and Certification
The final exam consists of 5 multiple-choice questions on the information covered in the course materials. To receive credit for this course, you must click on the Exam below to initiate the exam. A passing score of 70 percent or better will receive course credit and a Certificate of Completion.


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