Accounting Technology Operations-Tax Preparation 


The program provides a solid foundation in theory and practice needed to work in the field of tax preparation.

Credits earned in this certificate may be applied toward the Accounting Technology A.S. Degree and the Accounting Technology Management A.S. Certificate.


Graduates of the program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate clear and effective communication.

  2. Solve business problems using critical thinking.

  3. Identify and discuss legal and ethical issues in tax preparation, financial planning, and the business environment.

  4. Use appropriate software and hardware to produce tax returns, financial plans, and financial reports.

  5. Demonstrate a basic working knowledge of estate planning, investment planning and cash management.

  6. Apply Generally Accepted Accounting Principles to record, summarize, and report business transactions.


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