tax preparers http://apr.org en IRS Urges Tax Preparers To Schedule Testing http://apr.org/post/irs-urges-tax-preparers-schedule-testing <P>The Internal Revenue Service is urging the nearly 6,000 tax preparers in Alabama to schedule their competency test now as the exam deadline nears.</P> <P>The IRS said in a statement Monday that the appropriate test for most of the tax preparers will be the Registered Tax Return Preparer (RTRP) competency test.</P> <P>The RTRP test has been available since November 2011 and is being administered at 260 testing sites nationwide. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 21:51:42 +0000 The Associated Press 18668 at http://apr.org IRS Urges Tax Preparers To Schedule Testing