CTEC is discontinuing the use of Last 6 of SSN and Last Name for preparer login accounts. All Preparers will now create a User ID and Password to use for logging into the CTEC system.
New Preparers or Existing Preparers that have not created a User ID and Password yet:
Already Created your User ID and Password?
Need to Reset Your Password?
You must be a CTEC Registered Tax Preparer (CRTP) or have 60-hours of Qualifying Education completed and submitted by a CTEC Approved Provider in order to access this system.
Click here to find a list of CTEC Approved Education Providers --> Approved Education Providers
Having trouble registering?
If you recently completed your education please allow 10 days for the education provider to report the completion of your education to CTEC.
If it's been more than 10 days and your unable to login, there could be an error with your SSN or spelling of your last name. Contact CTEC for assistance at 877-850-2832.