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EA Study Tools

A Guide to Preparing for Your EA Exam



Personalize the pace and direction of your EA exam preparation with our self-study courses! This study option includes content similar to our online workshops, but is independent of an instructor.

Prepare for the exam with our e-book, study guides, flashcards, test taking tips and interactive practice exams!

Courses include:
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Take first: Most find self-study beneficial for the beginning stages of the exam preparation process and will usually complement it with additional study options.

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Online On-Demand Workshops

Spend the day with our experienced instructor in a webinar-like setting! Review the areas of the EA exam that tax professionals struggle with most and receive insight and techniques on passing the test the first time.

With this comprehensive study option, you’ll be able to ask questions and interact with the instructor.

Courses include:
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Take second: Take these online workshops a week before your EA exam. You’ll feel confident and prepared for your upcoming test.

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Prefer to study with highlighters, sticky notes and a pen? Our detailed textbooks allow you to prepare for the test technology-free.

Our print textbooks contain the same content as our self-study and online workshop e-books.

Available as separate parts or as a set.


Study Tip: Pair our EA textbooks with a live or on-demand study option. Review the content and make notes before the presentation and you’ll find it much easier to follow along with your instructor.

Receive a discount on textbooks after you register for a course by calling Member Services at 800.558.3402, ext. 3.

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Interactive Practice Exams

Further enhance your EA exam education with these tools. We have popular bundles available that offer an interactive experience similar to the actual exam.

Fast Forward Academy Smart Bundle

Bundle comes with review books and an online platform that includes a study planner and practice exams. Practice exam features:

  • Unlimited exams.
  • Explanation videos for most difficult questions.
  • Scoring and full subject analysis.
Gleim Online Test Prep

Includes review books and access to an all-inclusive test question bank. The online test bank:

  • Emulates the EA exam.
  • Includes IRS-released questions.
  • Has adaptive learning technology.

Extra Credit: Use these materials in conjunction with our live or on-demand study options. You’ll find the example questions to be a great additional tool.

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