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Cybersecurity Essentials for Tax Preparer

  • AFSP
  • CPA/CITP
  • CPA (US)
  • EA
  • Tax Preparer
  • CTEC
Cybersecurity Essentials for Tax Preparer

2 Credits

$20

Subject Area

Information Technology
Taxes

Webinar Qualifies For

2 CPE credit of Information Technology for all CPAs

2 CE credit of Federal Tax for Enrolled Agents ( IRS Approved : GEHNZ ) (Approval No. GEHNZ-T-00281-20-O)

2 CE credit of Annual Filing Season program (AFSP)( IRS Approved : GEHNZ )

2 CPD credit (Verifiable) of Information Technology General Controls for all CITP (AICPA)

2 CE credit of Computer Technology for Maryland Tax Preparers (Approval No. GEHNZ-T-00281-20-O)

2 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals / Bookkeepers / Accountants

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The Structure and Organization of the IRS

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This Course is Also Available in Self Study (On-Demand)

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Course Description

The IRS has recently updated its guidelines for data and cyber security placing new responsibility for the security of taxpayer’s personal information on tax preparers. This course is designed for tax professionals who collect and store client’s personal information, who would like to obtain an understanding of data and cyber-security. You have probably heard of some of the more common types of cyber crimes such as ransomware, spyware, computer viruses, phishing, vishing, spoofing, data breaches, denial of service attacks, hacking, etc.

This online CPE course is designed to familiarize tax professionals who are not information technology (IT) experts on data breach and cyber-security risks and internal controls. We will review the IRS recommendations for securing taxpayer information. We will cover the material in a plain language, nontechnical manner. We will cover what you need to know, but not how to write the computer programs or code.

This Online CPE Webinar covers following Major Topics:

  • Basic understanding of cyber-security
  • Familiarize tax professionals who are not information technology (IT) experts on cyber-security risks and internal controls
  • IRS recommendations for securing taxpayer information
  • What you need to know, but not how to write the computer programs or code

This course would be appropriate for CPAs, CFEs, CMA, CIAs, CFFs, MAFF, CGMAs, CFOs, CEOs, EAs, and others who prepare taxes or obtain and manage taxpayer information.

Learning Objectives

  • To identify how criminals commit acts of cyber fraud
  • To identify cybersecurity internal controls that will protect your company from cyber criminals
  • To identify the IRS cybersecurity recommendations for tax professionals

Who Should Attend?

  • CEO
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • CFO/Controller
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Enrolled Agent
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Tax Accountant (Industry)
  • Tax Attorney
  • Tax Director (Industry)
  • Tax Firm
  • Tax Managers
  • Tax Practitioners
  • Tax Preparer
  • Tax Pros
  • Young CPA

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JLS

Excellent seminar.

JB

Very informative!