Applications of PTIN or Preparer Tax Identification Number, as well as renewals, are being processed now in 2019. Assistant or Preparers of preparing federal tax returns must have a valid PTIN 2019 for compensation before preparation of returns. For this purpose, valid PIIN is compulsory for all enrolled agents.
If you are going to renew your PTIN then this process is very easy and effective. You are just required to visit the official page of this website. On this website, you can read the full fledge guide for the renewal process. If you are interested to renew your PTIN then visit the official site and follow the below-narrated instructions:
How To Renew PTIN:
- To get started for PTIN renewal, you need to visit the link www.irs.gov/ptin and go to its main page by using high-speed internet connection.
- As you come on its official page, you are first required to get “Login access”, if you already have an online account. For logging into an account, you will see a link “Login now” and enter your user ID and password to get logged into an account.
- After accessing your online account, you are further required to fill up the online application designed for renewal by providing all necessary personal information and in the end, you have to click on the “checklist” to verify your requirement.
- After submission of correction application, an official email will be sent to you that will confirm that your PTIN has been renewed.
Don’t Have PTIN?:
If you do not have PTIN then for the first time, it will take 15 minutes to obtain PTIN for new PTIN applicants. It is pertinent to mention here that for the first time there is no PTIN fee that will be charged.