California Business Tax Liabilities Continuing Education Course

20 Hours / 1 Month / Mentor Supported

Course Overview:

  • This Class is 20 hours in length (10 - Federal, 5 - State, 3 - Tax Law Updates, 2 - Ethics)
  • Prior tax preparation experience/knowledge is required.
  • This course will provide the tax knowledge needed to start a California business or to assist a client in starting a California business.
  • California publications and reference material is included along with the Federal Publication 470 and Circular 230.
  • This Course is approved by CTEC as Continuing Education for CTEC registered preparers who need to renew their CTEC registration.

Course Outline:

  • Business Organization
  • Income, Expenses and Basis
  • Employment Taxes
  • California Business Tax & Payroll Requirements
  • Dispositions
  • Ethics and Responsibilities of Tax Professionals
  • Tax Law Updates.


All necessary materials are included.

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.
Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
Web Browser Settings:
  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.

** Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated. Software is not included with the purchase of the course, unless otherwise specified. Students are responsible for the purchase and installation of the necessary course software. **