CTEC 60 Hour Qualifying Education (QE)

California Tax Education Council (CTEC) leading provider of Qualifying Education (QE) for those interested in becoming a California Registered Tax Preparer (CRTP). This course is the first step to becoming a tax professional in California.

RTRP CTEC 60 Hour Qualifying Education

Electronic Option - $129.95

Book Option - $179.95

IRS Approved Provider IRS Approved Provider

To prepare taxes for compensation in California, you must complete a 60 hour Qualifying Education Course. Golden State Tax Training Institute has built a course using our 30 years of Tax Training experience. Our program is fully contained and includes all forms, tax tables and information needed. We are CTEC Approved Provider (CTEC Approved Providers) and an IRS Approved Education Provider (IRS Approved Providers). Your satisfaction is always 100% Guaranteed* at Golden State Tax Training with all our products.

What the CTEC 60 Hour Qualifying Education Includes

  • 43 Hours of Federal Tax Law
  • 15 Hours of California Tax Law
  • 2 Hours of Ethics
  • Everything is included
  • Course materials
  • Exam
  • Grading your course
  • Certificate emailed to you
  • Notification to CTEC

How does the CTEC 60 Hour Qualifying Education come and what is the cost

Electronic Option - $129.95

Order online, study course materials (PDF) online and take the 60 Hour Continuing Education online

Book Option - $179.95

Order online or by phone, study course materials sent to you by USPS and take the CTEC 60 Hour Qualifying Education Exams on paper or online. When ordering the book option, by default you get access to the Electronic Option.

Golden State Tax Training Institute Inc. has been approved by the California Tax Education Council to offer qualifying education courses that count as credit towards the requirement imposed by the State of California to become a CTEC Registered Tax Preparer. A listing of additional requirements to register as a tax preparer may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA, 95812-2890, toll-free by phone at (877) 850-2832, or on the Internet at www.ctec.org

* - Guarantee on Continuing Education is valid for 60 days from the date of purchase or until an exam has been taken.  We will refund the purchase price minus our shipping and handling costs.