|Course Title:||Data Protection|
|Online (Single Course):||$50 | Buy|
|Online (All Courses):||Access to ALL courses. One low price. | Info|
|Multi-User:||Network Installation | Info|
|CPE Credits:||CPAs (2) Verify | Enrolled Agents and OTRPs (2)|
This course will examine methods that tax practitioners can take in order to protect sensitive taxpayer data. We will explore the IRS Security Summit, IRS Publication 4557, and IRS Publication 5199. Ultimately, the goal of this course is to educate practitioners about how they can assist in the fight against tax-related identity theft.
Watch, listen and learn as your expert instructor guides you through each lesson step-by-step. During this media-rich learning experience, you will see and hear each lesson just as if your instructor were there with you. Reinforce your learning with the text of our course transcript.
We have incorporated years of classroom training experience and teaching techniques to develop an easy-to-use course that you can customize to meet your personal learning needs. Simply launch the easy-to-use interface, click to start a video lesson or open the transcript and you are on your way to mastering data protection.
Course Syllabus & Sample Lessons
Select any of the video lessons markedto view them in a new window.
|CHAPTER 1-||Taxpayer Data and Identity Theft|
|Lesson 1.1-||Chapter One Learning Objectives and Key Terms|
|Lesson 1.2-||Taxpayer Identity Theft: What are the Risks?|
|Lesson 1.3-||Warning Signs of Client Identity Theft|
|Lesson 1.4-||FTC Recommendations after a Security Breach|
|Lesson 1.5-||About IRS Victim Assistance|
|Lesson 1.6-||About IRS Publication 4557|
|Lesson 1.7-||Security Checklists 1-3 from IRS Publication 4557|
|Lesson 1.8-||Security Checklists 4-7 from IRS Publication 4557|
|CHAPTER 2-||Preventative Measures Against Data Theft|
|Lesson 2.1-||Chapter Two Learning Objectives and Key Terms|
|Lesson 2.2-||The IRS Security Summit|
|Lesson 2.3-||Protecting Online Computers and Devices|
|Lesson 2.4-||Avoiding Phishing Scams and Malware|
|Lesson 2.5-||Healthy Security Review Habits|
|Lesson 2.6-||Protecting Passwords|
|Lesson 2.7-||Protecting Networks|
|Lesson 2.8-||Protecting Tax Records|
|Lesson 2.9-||Computer Security Scans|
|Lesson 2.10-||Protecting Your PTIN|
|Lesson 2.11-||Further Reading and Conclusion|
Data Protection CPE Training Course Overview
We offer two types of courses – Standard and CPE (Continuing Professional Education). The Standard training course includes all video lessons and the instructor’s course transcript. The CPE edition includes the same training curriculum, plus a practice exam with evaluative feedback (find out why your answers are right or wrong), your final exam submission and a course certificate of completion. The Data Protection CPE training course qualifies for continuing education credit for CPAs (Certified Public Accountants) in certain states, Enrolled Agents (EAs) and Other Tax Return Preparers (OTRPs) nation-wide.
At TeachUcomp, Inc., you choose how you want your training delivered.
Online subscriptions offer the most flexibility and value. With online training, you can access your courses anytime and anywhere you have an internet connection (including all new releases and updates). Your subscription grants you instant access to ALL of our courses for one low price. There are no contracts and you can cancel at any time. You may choose between a monthly or annual plan.
Courses are also available individually via one year online for a one-time charge.
TeachUcomp, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Board of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards 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 its website: NASBAregistry.org.
TeachUcomp, Inc. is an Approved Continuing Education Provider for Enrolled Agents (EAs) and Other Tax Return Preparers (OTRPs) nation-wide. We have entered into an agreement with the Office of Professional Responsibility, Internal Revenue Service, to meet the requirements of 31 Code of Federal Regulations, section 10.6 (g), covering maintenance of attendance records, retention of program outlines, qualifications of instructors, and length of class hours. This agreement does not constitute an endorsement by the Office of Professional Responsibility as to the quality of the program or its contribution to the professional competence of the enrolled individual.