The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) is the largest nonprofit organization that serves individuals specializing in tax preparation by providing tax education, federal tax research, in-depth explanations of tax law change and other important tax content needed to successfully run a tax practice.
NATP's team of expert tax researchers work year-round to monitor any industry-related news, including any tax legislation changes. When there is new legislation that affects tax law, NATP's team of experts works diligently to communicate the changes to its members and explain how the new tax regulations affect their clients.
The national headquarters, located in Appleton, WI, employs over 50 professionals.
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2021 tax season information
NATP offers a bundle of
tax-related news releases that include important information on timely topics the American taxpayers need to understand. Please use these releases in your publications as you see fit. If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Kasten at
About our members
NATP members work at offices that assist over 11 million people worldwide with U.S. tax preparation and planning. The average NATP member has been in the tax business for over 20 years and holds a tax/financial designation and/or a college degree. Formed in 1979, NATP's member base includes enrolled agents, certified public accountants, attorneys and financial planners.
NATP announces new partnership with Tax Help Software
The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) recently partnered with Tax Help Software to offer its members more resources to help them serve their clients with excellence during tax season and beyond.
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NATP announces 2021 Chapter Person of the Year
Each year, one member of an NATP state chapter is selected from hundreds as the Chapter Person of the Year. This person is seen by their peers as an indispensable member who symbolizes volunteerism by putting forth an honorable effort to support members, their chapter and NATP. This year’s award is presented to Christina Parisi of the New York chapter of NATP.
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National Association of Tax Professionals releases annual tax preparer fee study
Every other year, the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) conducts a study that its members can use to better understand what other tax preparers charge so they can remain competitive in their local area.
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Tax professionals weigh in on various tax software pros and cons — August 2021
Tax Season Updates cover latest legislation in two-day workshop worth 16 CPE — July 2021
NATP hosts virtual silent auction, proceeds to be donated to Baltimore charity — July 2021
NATP announces Tax Professional of the Year award winner — July 2021
NATP announces winners of state Chapter of the Year award — July 2021
NATP supports quarterly installment payment plans through Tax Deadline Simplification Act — July 2021
NATP resumes in-person tax education this fall, also offers virtual education event — June 2021
NATP supports expanded preparer regulation, enforcement — June 2021
More taxpayers choose to use professional for tax preparation — June 2021
NATP offers free education on two major post-tax season issues — June 2021
National Association of Tax Professionals partners with CPACharge to deliver online payment solutions for tax pros — April 2021
National Association of Tax Professionals announces sessions in virtual education event — April 2021
National Association of Tax Professionals hires new manager of state chapter activity — April 2021
Registration now open for NATP’s annual TaxCon event — April 2021
Reporting taxable income for Instagram influencers proves challenging for tax professionals — March 2021
NATP submits request to IRS Commissioner for 2021 tax filing extension — March 2021
NATP emphasizes importance of working with qualified tax professional — February 2021
Tax season client worksheets available, free for members — February 2021
Tax professionals weigh in on 2021 filing season extensions — February 2021
Experts at National Association of Tax Professionals prep for upcoming tax season — January 2021
2021 NATP National Board of Directors announced — January 2021
NATP chapters celebrate significant anniversaries — January 2021
NATP announces Virtual Tax Season Update — September 2020
Virtual Tax Forum announced — September 2020
TaxCon event keynote speakers include IRS Office of Professional Responsibility director — July 2020
NATP announces TaxCon event — June 2020
NATP appeals to Treasury Secretary to extend filing deadline in light of COVID-19 — March 2020
NATP appeals to IRS Commissioner to extend tax season — March 2020
NATP and tax stakeholder organizations provide recommendations to IRS on implementation of the Taxpayer First Act — January 2020
The importance of meeting with a qualified tax professional — January 2020