• In-Person and Online Basic Tax Preparation Courses

    Continuing Education Provider

    As we all know, the tax code is anything but simple and that’s why taxpayers need tax professionals to help them through the filing process. Jackson Hewitt makes learning about the complex, simple—and our Basic Tax Preparation course is a great first step for you to learn a new skill— and earn income! The Jackson Hewitt Basic Tax Preparation course is developed by our Award Winning Learning Group. In fact, Jackson Hewitt is the only tax preparation company in the nation to be selected among CLO Magazine’s LearningElite, for the exceptional training programs we offer! Join us now and learn from the best!!

    We offer training in formats that work for you:

    • A traditional instructor-led classroom course that meets over several sessions and is taught by a seasoned tax professional
    • An online version where you learn from your own computer at times that are convenient for you. Students enrolled in either of our tax classes have access to our online program, as well as instructor support, giving you the best of both worlds no matter which course you choose!

    Here is a peek at the topics covered in our course:

    • Filing requirements and filing status
    • Exemptions and dependents
    • Income, such as employee compensation, interest, dividends, alimony, retirement distributions, unemployment compensation, Social Security benefits, and other income
    • Capital gains and losses
    • Adjustments to income, such as moving expenses, the IRA deduction, and education benefits
    • Standard deduction and itemized deductions
    • Credits, such as the Child and Dependent Care Credit, Education Credits, Saver's Credit, Child Tax Credit, and Earned Income Tax Credit
    • Filing a return, including electronic filing, refund and payment options, estimated tax payments, and amended returns
    • Practices, procedures, and ethics

    Earn College Credit!* Our Basic Hewitt Tax Preparation Course is recognized for up to 3.5 credits with The University of Phoenix®. For more information about the process of credit transfer, go to The University of Phoenix ® Website or contact your local Jackson Hewitt Tax School.

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    Enroll today and take the important first step to a brighter future!

    Enrollment in, or completion of, the Jackson Hewitt® Basic Tax Preparation Course is neither an offer no a guarantee of employment. Additional training, experience or skills may be required. Class schedules vary by location. Call for details. Most offices are independently owned and operated.

    * University of Phoenix® is a registered trademark of Apollo Group, Inc., in the United States and/or other countries. Jackson Hewitt® does not automatically register hours with UOP. Students will need to contact UOP to request matriculation of credit. Additional fees may apply from The University of Phoenix®