Pronto Tax School is a tribe of scrappy underdog tax professionals who are pursuing and achieving work-life excellence, defined as:
1) Enjoying freedom and flexibility
2) Meaningfully helping our clients and our communities, and
3) Making great money without being greedy.
Achieving all three of those things, at the same time, is where we're going.
Please consider this page your invitation to join the tribe and let's travel the path together and help each other along the way.
Review the membership options shown below and choose the plan that fits your needs. All membership plans are protected by our rock solid 14 day money back guarantee, which has only one exception (described here), so that we take all the risk to provide great value for you. Let's roll!
Find the Plan that Fits You Best.
Every plan comes with a 14-Day Money Back Guarantee.
Forever Edition Membership
The tax update and refresher course that never stops updating and refreshing you, plus you get the CE / CPE you need for your credential.
The tax update and refresher course that never stops updating and refreshing you, and includes your CE / CPE hours.
We'll give you the course hours you need to meet the continuing education requirements that apply to your credential. If you're CTEC, you'll get CTEC hours. If you're AFSP, you'll get AFSP hours. If you're an EA, you'll get EA hours. If you're a CPA, you'll get CPA hours.
3 Course Version Updates Per Year to Catch All the New Changes at No Extra Cost
We update our update courses three times per year (summer, fall, and then right before tax season), so that you don't have to pay for additional update courses, as new tax law changes emerge.
Course Hours Reported Within 10 Minutes (on Average) for Maximum Deadline Beating
If your course includes hours reporting to an agency such as CTEC or IRS, we report hours faster than any other education provider, for maximum deadline beating!
Email Notification to You When Your Course Hours Are Reported.
When we report your hours to any agencies (IRS, CTEC, etc.), we email you, letting you know the hours went through fine. If there's an issue with your hours reporting, we send you an email, so that we can get the issue corrected and the hours re-submitted to the agency in question. This way you have peace of mind knowing that your hours are reported on time and in full!
Responsive Product Support Team Always Has Your Back.
We have a dedicated support team with a proven track record of backing up our products 100%, including working until midnight for every major deadline to make sure EVERY Member beats your deadlines like a BOSS!
Live Q & A Session Every Quarter (4 Sessions Per Year) to Discuss New Changes, Ask Questions, and Network with Your Fellow Tax Pros.
Pronto Tax School Founder & CEO Andy Frye answers dozens, sometimes of hundreds of questions live from Members, once per quarter. Learn the new stuff that applies to your clients and get your questions answered live, while networking with your fellow pros in a positive vibes environment.
The Famous "Right-Before-Tax-Season" Newsletter with All the Last Minute Changes.
Every year since 2011, we've been giving our Members an edge by sending you all the "last minute" changes Congress makes right before tax season, so that you head into tax season maximally informed and maximally confident.
Suggested By-the-Form Pricing to Check / Update Your Tax Prep Service Prices
Pricing tax preparation services can be tricky! If you are not comparing your prices to other pros, you could be leaving money on the table. That's why we give you a list of all of our "suggested" by-the-form prices, updated every year by our Chief Support Officer, Glen Wielandt, who has 40+ years in the tax prep industry.
Community Support to Help with Tricky Tax Questions and Network with Your Fellow Tax Pros.
We maintain a highly-active private group of 600+ tax professionals where you can post questions in the group and get instant answers from your peers, including Moderators and Group Experts, while enjoying networking opportunities in a positive vibes environment.
Handling the IRS Course.
Build and test your knowledge of IRS Practices and Procedures. With 87,000 new IRS employees on the way, you are going to need to know this stuff.
15% Discount on Ticket to Knowledge Share Extravaganza (In-Person Event).
Did you hear about the Knowledge Share Extravaganza happening in 2023? You'll be invited. And you'll get 15% off the regular ticket price, just for being a Forever Edition Member!
Bite-Sized Crypto Tax Learning Center.
This course provides you with DOZENS of "micro learning" opportunities as CPA Joshua Azran explains the dangers and opportunities associated with helping crypto-involved tax clients.
We've put together 252 questions that tax professionals have about crypto taxes, and we provide SHORT video answers for each question.
Great course for learning crypto tax "little by little" and "on the go" (from your mobile phone).
Everything you get in Forever Edition, plus way more training, tools, and hands-on help to realize your tax career dreams.
Crypto Tax Verified Training Program
This Innovative Training Program is designed to help you use cryptocurrency as a "switch point" to take high-value clients from other tax pros. Crypto clients are ditching their current CPAs by the millions. You can either be the tax pro getting ditched, or you can be the tax pro to whom clients are fleeing. 25% of affluent Millennials own cryptocurrency.
TaxMama Tax Problem Resolution Webinar Series
[20 Hours CE/CPE] In this 20-hour training series, TaxMama® Eva Rosenberg shows how to solve IRS problems for your clients while earning good money for yourself.
Comprehensive, Searchable Basic Income Tax Course to Ensure Your Fundamentals Stay Rock Solid Forever
If you're just starting out in the tax business, this is the course you need, to earn the initial credential you need to "go pro." The course will be customized to the state where you plan to register (for example, if you're in CA, you'll get a CTEC-compliant course). If you're already an experienced professional, this course will help you keep your fundamentals ROCK SOLID--or you can give the course to a new person joining your tax team, so that you're not stuck doing all the fundamental training yourself!
Schedule C Mastery Training Program
As the number of self-employed clients continues to rapidly expand, Schedule C Masters enjoy the fastest and surest growth of our value in the marketplace and our earnings. This training course helps become and/or STAY a Schedule C Master. If you're looking to increase your earnings in today's New Era of Tax, becoming a Schedule C Master is (usually) the fastest, surest path to your goals.
5 Step Tax Prep System Training Program
Learn the exact step-by-step system we use at Pronto Income Tax to prepare thousands of tax returns every tax season with maximum efficiency and effectiveness, while also keeping a "personal touch" with clients, since 1965.
How to Get New Tax Clients Training Program
Wondering how to acquire new tax clients? Wonder no more! Simply do the free things we teach you to do in this training program and watch your client list grow.
Private Career Planning Session with Customized Advice
Not sure what's the right next step for your tax career? Struggling with something in particular? Get on a meeting with our Chief Support Officer, Glen Wielandt, who has 40+ years in the tax industry, and we'll speak with you to develop some customized recommendations.
Start and Grow Your Tax Business 6 Week Course
Everything you need to know and do, to start your tax business, is right here in this Program. This is designed as a 5 week Program, plus graduation on the 6th week.
We expect you to put in 10 hours per week, for 5 weeks, so 50 hours total should be your expectation. The 6th week is graduation and going over the final open book test.
You will also receive TWO one-on-one, one-hour telephone sessions with Glen - one during the course and the second one after you successfully graduate. This program is offered to you as part of your Advance; Grow or Dream Team Membership with Pronto Tax School.
When you know where you want to go, you're more likely to arrive there. And you'll feel more confident along the way. We'll help you get clear on what success looks like for you in your tax career, and we'll call on the Pronto Family Members to help you get there and stay there!
Unlimited Weekly Webinar Upgrades
We do a large number of free training webinars each year, on the tax topics that our Members tell us are most important to you. These webinars often include an "upgrade" option where you can get a bunch more "goodies" related to the webinar topic, such as the webinar recording, slides, CE / CPE credit, checklists, and communication packages related to the topic. You won't be paying any of those upgrade fees and you'll get all the upgrade goodies, because you're a Dream Team Member!
All-Access Pass to Live Mentor Support Sessions (3 Sessions Per Week)
We host 3 regularly scheduled Mentor Support Sessions each week, giving you direct access to some of the top minds in the entire tax industry. Mastery Mondays, Glen's Guidance, and Andrea's Answers are the regular three sessions per week. Drop in and ask questions, interact with mentors and network with your peers in a positive vibes environment, with all recordings of the sessions also available to you after the event -- it's all included in your Dream Team Membership!
Direct Support from Pronto Tax School Leadership Team
Want some personal attention from the Pronto Tax School Executive Leadership Team (Andy, Imelda, and Glen)? We can do that for Dream Team Members. If you need personalized help, just let us know and we'll be in touch with you directly, and we'll always do our best for you!
Business Tax Verified Training Program
Looking to become (or stay) ELITE at working with more advanced business tax clients, such as corporations and partnerships, which clients pay higher fees to tax professionals and need us way more than Regular 1040 Clients? Our Business Tax Certified Training Program with CPA Adam Shay is THE most comprehensive business tax training program on the market today, and we've helped hundreds of tax pros raise their games, serve business tax clients better, and elevate your earnings in the process. This entire elite-level training program is included in your Dream Team Membership!
Business Tax Brain Trust Private Community Support
Have questions about tricky business tax situations? In addition to your access to the live Mentor Support Sessions, you can post questions to an exclusive, responsive community of business tax experts, including CPA Adam Shay himself! Most questions posted to the Business Tax Brain Trust receive a same day response!
Tax Business Templates
Need to write a job ad, to hire tax preparers? Need a clause in your employment agreement that makes it clear that your employees can't steal your clients, if they leave the company? Checklists and questionnaires? We're building a library of tax business templates. Plug and play, or customize as you wish. No need to reinvent the wheel, when you're a Dream Team Member!
Assistance in Recruiting New Team Members
Need help finding team members to join your growing tax business? We have over 20,000 tax pros in the Pronto Tax School Network, would it help if we search our network to find you candidates? You'll get that, because building your team gets easier, faster, and better when you're part of the Dream Team.
25% Discount on Enrolled Agent Exam Preparation Program for You or Someone on Your Team
What makes our EA Exam Prep Training Program awesome? It's simple! Our EA Exam Prep Teacher is none other than TaxMama, Eva Rosenberg, the #1 EA Exam Prep Teacher in the universe if you ask us, or if you ask one of her THOUSANDS of other happy students! Get 25% off the EA Exam Prep Training Program, just for being a Member! Use this deal for yourself or someone on your team that you want to help become an EA.
30% Discount on Tax Preparation Software
We offer two exclusive tax software packages for our Members: a 1040 Package, and then an "All-in-One" Package that supports 1040 Returns + 1120 (corporation) + 1120S (S corporation) + 1065 (partnership) + 1041 (trust/estate) + 990 (non-profits). Choose the package that best fits YOUR needs, and get 25% our already-affordable prices, just for being a Member!
50% Discount on Ticket to Knowledge Share Extravaganza (In-Person Event)
Did you hear about the Knowledge Share Extravaganza happening in 2023? You'll be invited. And you'll get 50% off the regular ticket price, just for being a Dream Team Member!
Exclusive Access to Special Deals from Our Tax Industry Allies
We know people in the tax industry and frequently set up special deals for our Members. Instead of us getting paid affiliate commissions, we pass the savings on to you! We also take requests from Members about which deals you want us to pursue!
Scoreboard.tax Performance Improvement Software
"What gets measured, improves." Our "home made" Scoreboard.tax software allows you to easily, quickly measure your and your team's performance, so that everybody improves every day.
We give out a lot of free stuff, too! :) In fact, many of our best Members started with us by accessing our free resources and then decided to become a Member AFTER they "tested us out" and verified that we're for real. We'd love to give YOU some free training and earn YOUR respect and trust.
Click here to email our support team or call or text message our support team at 310-422-1283. We enjoy speaking with our fellow tax pros and people who are considering getting into the tax business, so please don't hesitate to reach out anytime--thank you!
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