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CRTP Late Renewal Registration deadline ended January 18, 2022

The 2021/2022 renewal registration cycle for CTEC Registered Tax Preparers (CRTPs) starts August 1, 2021 and ends October 31, 2021.CRTPs who failed to renew by the October 31, 2021, deadline was able renew their registration during the late registration period, November 1, 2021, thru January 18, 2022, and pay a $55 late fee plus the $33 registration fee, a total of $88.

If a CRTP does not renew his/her registration by the late renewal of January 18, 2022, he/she will have to retake the 60-hour qualifying education course, complete a criminal background check, and register as a new CRTP.

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