Tax Preparer | Cert - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Tax Preparer | Cert

Tax Preparer | Cert

Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes

This certificate program is designed to enable the student to become a tax preparer. The courses in the Tax Preparer Certificate can be applied toward fulfillment of an Accounting Diploma and Accounting Specialist AAS degree.

Meet Your Advisor

Colleen Clifford
Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
Sioux City Campus, Admissions A303
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Tax Preparer

Career Options

Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses.

Required Classes for Tax Preparer | Cert

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
ACC 131 Principles of Accounting I 4
MAT 102 Intermediate Algebra 4
BCA 147 Basic Spreadsheets 2
BCA 148 Advanced Spreadsheets 2
FIN 121 Personal Finance 3
ACC 132 Principles of Accounting II 4
ACC 261 Income Tax Accounting 3
ACC 171 Sales & Use Tax 1
ADM 162 Office Procedures 3
BUS 185 Business Law I 3

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Jennifer McCune
Jennifer McCune
Accounting/Business Instructor
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Assoc Dean of Instruction for Career & Technical Education
Sioux City Campus, Room B107

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $5,910.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $5,940.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.