New Return Preparer Tutorials
Review our easy to follow videos to learn how to create a PTIN account and how to get a PTIN.
Create an Account & Apply for a PTIN-Part 1
Learn how to create an account in
the IRS Tax Professional PTIN System.
It's the first step in applying for
a Preparer Tax Identification Number.
Create an Account & Apply for a PTIN-Part 2
Learn the step-by-step process to
apply for a Preparer Tax Identification Number
Resolve PTIN Login Trouble
Are you having trouble logging into your
online PTIN account? Watch this video for
tips on resolving common login problems.
Learn the step-by-step process to renew a PTIN
Are you paid to help prepare Federal
Tax Returns? Watch this video to learn
how to get or renew a PTIN.
- Update from the IRS Office of Professional Responsibility and the IRS Return Preparer Office
View this webinar to learn about the difference between OPR and RPO.