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New State of California Legislation that Affects CTEC Registered Tax Preparers

As part of a new consumer-protection law, the California Tax Education Council (CTEC) now has legislative authority to take disciplinary action against CTEC-registered tax preparers. California Senate Bill 484 gives CTEC the ability to deny, revoke or suspend registrations from CTEC-registered tax preparers (CRTPs) who are guilty or accused of unprofessional conduct. All reports of

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Continuing Education for CTEC, EA’s, & CPA’s

Riverside Tax Consultants Association has been approved for continuing education for CTEC’s, Enrolled Agents, and CPA’s.   We have entered into an agreement with the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) to meet the requirements of Code 31 of Federal Regulations, Section 10.6(g), covering maintenance of attendance records, retention of program outlines, qualifications of instructors, and

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Obama Care – Affordable Care Act – Tax Credit Update

Obama Care – Affordable Care Act – Tax Credit Update Whatever its larger merits or shortcomings, the federal health-care overhaul seems likely to benefit one demographic group in particular: the 50-plus crowd. Starting Oct. 1, state-based health-insurance exchanges created by the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will open for business. For those without

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