There is only one definite qualification that a person needs to purchase professional tax software and start their own tax business. You will need an EFIN number (Electronic Filing Identification Number) issued directly by the IRS. We can assist you with starting your EFIN number process and more. If you have or are having issues obtaining an EFIN number we still may be able to help.
There is one other qualification that is only needed by or anyone that plans to prepare tax returns in your business. Anyone who prepares or plans to prepare tax returns must have a PTIN number issued by the IRS. We can also assist you in the process of obtaining this qualification as well.