|IRS Annual Filing System Program||25%|
|Accounting (AA or BS) or MBA||5%|
|Bilingual, English and Spanish **||10%|
|Subtotal, optimal beginning commission||40%|
|1 tax season Intuit professional software exp||5%|
|IRS Enrolled Agent Exam, Part 1||5%|
|Subtotal, optimal 2nd year commission||55%|
|IRS Enrolled Agent Exam, Parts 2 and 3; or Certified Public Accountant, or Attorney||10%|
|Total, maximum possible commission||65%|
*Must be listed in IRS Directory of Federal Tax Return Preparers which includes passing the IRS suitability check (FBI background investigation and credit check).
**Reduced to 10% for Chinese or Vietnamese; 5% for German or French. These are additional major languages spoken in the Houston metropolis.
|Retained for corporate overhead||$23|
|Payable to bookkeeper||$42|
|Percent retained by bookkeeper||64.6%|