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Individual Tax Return
Instructions for Form 1040
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Request for Transcript of Tax Return


Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Amend/Fix Return
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Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Return Preparer Office Federal Tax Return Preparer Statistics

Data current as of 12/2/2018

Number of Individuals with Current Preparer Tax Identification Numbers (PTINs) for 2018†


Professional Credentials‡

Attorneys 31,293
Certified Public Accountants 217,085
Enrolled Actuaries 240
Enrolled Agents 56,383
Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents 721

Other Qualifications

2018 Annual Filing Season Program Records of Completion Issued 61,413

† Cumulative number of individuals issued PTINs since 9/28/2010: 1,484,051

‡ Some preparers have multiple professional credentials and qualifications.