Studying for the exam is a commitment of time and energy. A number of resources are available designed to help candidates learn the required material and pass the exam. Here is a partial list:

Past Exams

Online and Print Special Enrollment Examination Study Guides:

IRS Tax Products DVD Publication 1796
Available on the IRS Web site at: http://www.irs.gov/uac/Order-The-IRS-Tax-Products-DVD-(Publication-1796)

The DVD contains:

  • Current year forms, instructions, and publications
  • Prior-year forms, instructions, and publications
  • Internal Revenue Code - Title 26
  • IRS Tax Map: An electronic research tool and finding aid
  • Tax law frequently asked questions (FAQ)
  • Tax Topics from the IRS telephone response system
  • Fill-in, print, and save features for most tax forms
  • Internal Revenue Bulletins
  • Toll-free and e-mail technical support
  • Pub. 1796 is released twice during the year in January and March
  • Web update page


List Of IRS Publications, Forms And Schedules - Individuals

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