Nov 5th 2012
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. announced the launch of PasstheTaxExam.com, an online platform that will provide Registered Tax Return Preparer (RTRP) candidates with review guides, practice software, study tips, and exam resources.
The website will vend Wiley's top-rated guide Wiley Registered Tax Return Preparer Exam Review 2012 authored by The Tax Institute at H&R Block. The 536-page RTRP study guide provides the advice and practice needed to pass the IRS Registered Tax Return Preparer Competency Test. This guide arms preparers with a solid foundation on the subject of taxes and the preparation of an accurate and complete income tax return. It also includes test-taking tips from the experts.
"Staffed with CPAs, EAs, attorneys, and former IRS agents, The Tax Institute is uniquely positioned to provide ongoing support to H&R Block's 90,000-plus tax professionals as well as the industry," said Kathy Pickering, executive director of The Tax Institute at H&R Block. "Having worked directly with countless tax professionals and product developers on ongoing education and client-focused issues, The Tax Institute is happy to be part of the study guide and test prep to ensure industry-wide tax and ethical compliance."
PasstheTaxExam.com will also offer access to RTRPTestBank.com - an online test bank of 1000+ multiple choice questions that will allow users to create unlimited practice exams and custom quizzes in a format similar to the actual exam. Candidates will be able to purchase subscriptions to RTRPTestBank.com, start a free trial, extend access, manage their account profiles, view exam and product FAQs, and sign up for Wiley's RTRP Exam Review e-newsletter.
David Pugh, VP and publisher, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., said "We are thrilled at the reception this product has received in the market to date - the reviews have been outstanding with preparers acknowledging the quality and value of the product and its efficacy in helping them prepare for this exam."
PasstheTaxExam.com will also incorporate and extend existing social media communities, including @PasstheTaxExam and Facebook/PasstheTaxExam.
Source: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Press Release