Personal and Small Business Returns

We will train you and your staff to prepare personal and small business returns, maintain an ethical tax practice, and stay in compliance with the IRS including the ever change tax laws. Receive up to 23 IRS Counting Educations Credits with our courses. Whether you have one or twenty employees, we will train the all.

Office Management

The office management training course covers the basic policies and procedures intended for all traditional business. It is designed to give our affiliates all of the information, educations, software and tools required to run a successful Income Tax Preparations business. It will take you and your staff thought a basic management program.

Marketing Strategies

This marketing strategies training course covers the basic marketing approaches. We offer digital marketing, Guerrilla marketing and networking. Helpful hints on who to use initialize social media. Our marketing strategies are designed to give our affiliates the tools to help them succeed in running a successful Tax Preparations business. 

Mission Statement

Our goal is to enhance our students' ability to prepare tax returns. We promise to research and share tax information with our affiliates as it becomes available to us. Our staff provides an excellent training and technical support system that will exceed your needs.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to provide an educational platform committed to providing the highest quality services to our students, to become a profession tax preparer.

Live Webinars

Live webinars are running once a week thought out the summer Starting in September thru December they run daily. With Saturday boot camps, which are our most popular webinars. We also will hold evening classes at the end of the year.

One on One Training

We want all of our students to be comfortable in preparing taxes. We have one on one training to meet your needs. Have a group of employees to train, let us do a class just for them.

Self-Pace Training

With our online class at 1040 University, you can study at your own pace. Our students’ can take the classes anywhere, anytime, as long as there is internet connection

With 1040u you can learn all about:

Earned Income

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is an earnings supplement available through the income tax system that offsets payroll taxes and supports low-and moderate-income working families whose earnings are less than the maximums allowed for EIC for their filing status.

Schedule C

Use Schedule C (Form 1040) to report income or (loss) from a business you operated or a profession you practiced as a sole proprietor. An activity qualifies as a business if your primary purpose for engaging in the activity is for income or profit and you are involved in the activity with continuity and regularity.

Schedule A

Most taxpayers have a choice of either taking the standard deduction based on their filing status or itemizing their deductions on Schedule A, Itemized Deductions. Taxpayers who have the choice may use the method that allows them to pay the lower tax. Itemized deductions are subtractions from a taxpayer adjusted gross income (AGI) that reduce the amount of income that is taxed.

The only training you will need!

When you have successfully completed our training, you will have the knowledge and confidence to prepare tax returns for clients everywhere.


1040U is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accounting (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State board of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through it’s website