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WebCE provides state-approved Oregon Tax Continuing Education with a money back guarantee! Satisfy ALL your CE requirements at one low price with our online or paper courses!

Oregon tax CE course pricing:
You may select 30 hours of courses for $59.95 plus $2.50 for each additional hour. An additional $0.00 per course will be added to your total if you select paper course material.

Single OR Tax continuing education courses start at just $9.95!
WebCE offers courses for the following OR license types:

Tax Preparer Education Requirements

IRS Provider Number: RPBX8

Oregon Acceptance: WebCE courses are approved by the IRS and therefore are accepted for continuing education hours by the OR Board of Tax Practitioners (OBTP).

Required Oregon Tax Continuing Education Hours

Required OBTP Tax Continuing Education Hours

  • Oregon Tax Consultants 30-hours of OBTP CE annually
  • Oregon Tax Practitioners 30-hours of OTBP CE annually
Note on the IRS Annual Filing Season Program - Record of Completion (AFSP -RoC): Oregon Registered Tax Preparers are considered exempt from completing a 6 hour Annual Federal Tax Refresher (AFTR) course as part of the AFSP - Record of Completion. However, they will need to consent to the Circular 230 obligations at PTIN renewal to be granted the Record of Completion.

Click here to learn more about the IRS' AFSP - Record of Completion.

Oregon Tax Subject Area Requirements (to comply with AFSP)

  • Federal Tax Law Updates: minimum 3 hours
  • Ethics: minimum 2 hours
  • Federal Tax Topics: minimum 10 hours

Oregon Tax Renewal

Oregon Tax Consultant License Renewal Date

5/31 annually

PTINs must be renewed annually by 12/31

Oregon Tax Preparer License Renewal Date

9/30 annually

PTINs must be renewed annually by 12/31

Oregon Registered Tax Preparer Renewal Process

Annual registrations are due on or before the expiration date. Licensees must certify completion of CE requirements with their renewal.
OR Tax Preparer and Consultant Online Renewal

Renew PTINs with the IRS annually by 12/31 at RPR.IRS.Gov

Oregon Tax Continuing Education Course Requirements

Course Presentation

WebCE courses are IRS-approved self-study.

Study Requirements

Self-Study Requirements: Students should read the course material prior to taking the final exam.

Oregon Tax Continuing Education Exam Requirements

Exam Rules

The final exam is open-book. Students may refer to the course material as often as needed. If the final exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.

Passing Score

Self-Study Final Exam: 70%

Reporting and Oregon Tax Continuing Education Certificates of Completion

OBTP Tax Education Reporting

WebCE reports course completions electronically to the IRS every business day. OBTP approved CE Sponsors are not required to report course completions to the Oregon Board of Tax Practitioners, OR tax preparers will certify completion of CE requirements with their renewal.

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online printable certificates of completion. Certificates of completion will be available to print online immediately after the final exam is passed. OR Tax Preparers should keep all certificates of completion for a minimum of 4 years for auditing purposes.

Repetition and Carryover

Carryover Allowance

Education hours earned in excess of 30 hours annually cannot be carried over from one renewal period to the next, except extra hours earned during the month of renewal not claimed on that renewal may be submitted with the following year's renewal.

Repetition Rules

Courses cannot be taken for credit more than once in a reporting period.

Oregon Tax Contact Info

Oregon Board of Tax Practitioners (OBTP)

  • Phone: 503-378-4034
  • Mailing Address: 3218 Pringle Rd SE, Ste #250 Salem, OR 97302
  • Fax: 503-585-5797
  • Email: [email protected]

WebCE® provides information as a courtesy to individuals who are subject to continuing education (CE) as insurance producers, agents, adjusters and/or brokers. Although reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate and current, neither WebCE nor its employees warrant or represent that this information is accurate and current. All information is subject to change without notice.
Last updated on 3/15/2017