Tax Preparer Assistant Pathway Certificate
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Program Details

WITC offers the online Tax Preparer Assistant Pathway Certificate. This program teaches students accounting principles, including payroll tax principles, special procedures and financial statements, along with how to use beginning accounting software. Upon completion, students will have the basic knowledge to prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Program courses are current and relevant to today’s tax accounting field and students practice and apply accounting principles in real world situations.

Potential career opportunities:

  • Income Tax Preparer
  • Tax Associate
  • Tax Preparer


  • ACCUPLACER placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is a participant of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). This program may not be authorized in non-member states and territories.