Return Preparer Office Federal Tax Return Preparer Statistics


Data current as of 05/02/2022

Number of Individuals with Current Preparer Tax Identification Numbers (PTINs) for 2022†


Professional Credentials

Attorneys 26,421
Certified Public Accountants 198,396
Enrolled Actuaries 164
Enrolled Agents 52,968
Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents 535

Other Qualifications

2022 Annual Filing Season Program Records of Completion Issued 59,927

† Cumulative number of individuals issued PTINs since 9/28/2010: 1,859,313

‡ Some preparers have multiple professional credentials and qualifications.