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Surgent Income Tax School partners with Central Piedmont Community College

Central Piedmont Community College, in conjunction with Surgent Income Tax School, is proud to offer comprehensive online tax courses that meet the needs of those just entering the tax profession, as well as continuing education for experienced tax professionals

Learn how to prepare tax with our online tax preparation courses offered by Central Piedmont Community College and Surgent Income Tax School from the comfort of your home or office at your own pace. The online self-study programs also provide email instructor support assistance to answer questions about the course materials, just like in a traditional classroom. For those looking to become a tax preparer, our tax school programs can help you begin a rewarding tax career quicker than ever.

Tax Preparer continuing education courses offered by Central Piedmont Community College and Surgent Income Tax School provide the perfect opportunity to meet the growing demand for qualified tax professionals. If you want to take your tax career to the next level, browse our tax course catalog for the online course that best suit your qualifying or continuing education needs or grow and build your tax business.

Comprehensive Tax Course


Surgent Income Tax School's Comprehensive Tax Course is a thorough A-to-Z guide providing students with the tools and skills they need to prepare individual tax returns. The course will teach students how to prepare a tax return from start to finish with no prior tax or accounting knowledge necessary.

*CTEC approved qualifying course


ITS Comprehensive Tax Course

Chartered Tax Consultant (CTC®) Certificate Program


The CTC® program is perfect for those who want to learn the basics with the beginner Comprehensive course and then go on to learn advanced topics related to small business taxes.


Chartered Tax Professional (CTP®) Certificate Program


The CTP® program includes ALL 5 of our core tax courses, starting with the Comprehensive course and working up to the most advanced individual and small business topics. Perfect for aspiring Enrolled Agents!



Unlimited CE Seminars Membership for 1-Year


Looking to complete your CE credits? Get access to ANY of our CE seminars for up to 1-year! Choose from over 30 different tax topics.


Guide to Start and Grow Your Successful Tax Business - Online PDF Download


This guide book is full of best practices and important recommendations for building your tax business. We cover a range of topics from creating your business plan, pricing your services, marketing your business and more!



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