Maintain Your Enrolled Agent Status


Enrolled Agent Renewal

  • Renewal cycle: every 3 years based on last digit of SSN.  The November 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024 renewal cycle is for SSNs ending in 7, 8, 9, or no SSN (view Circular 230PDF Section 10.6(d) for details)
  • Renew online using Form 8554 
  • Renew on paper using Form 8554PDF
  • Review the EA Renewal Reminders List

PTIN Renewal

  • Renew your preparer tax identification number (PTIN) between mid-October – December 31 each year at

Continuing Education Requirements

Keep Your Contact Information Current

If your contact information has changed since the time of your last renewal, please notify us by fax or mail your address change to:

Office of Enrolled Agent Policy and Management 
985 Michigan Ave
Detroit, MI, 48232


Fax: 855-889-7959

Please include your name, prior contact information, new contact information, social security number or tax identification number, and the date.

Enrolled Agent Logo

The enrolled agent logo is available for download in a black/white version and may be used in your marketing materials.