Competency of Counsel

  • Author: Dan Pilla
  • Level: Advanced
  • Study time: 1 hours
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Course overview
IRS Circular 230 requires that counsel practicing before the IRS must be “competent.” In this course, we address the legal standard for competency in the context of practice before the IRS. We also address procedures for addressing cases in which current clients were victimized by prior incompetent counsel.
  • Video time: 1 hours
  • Exams: 1
  • Course Notes: 1 PDF
  • Credits: 1 CEU*

What's included?

  • 1  Hour of Video
  • 1 Certificate (1 CEU)*
  • 3 Interactive Review Questions
  • 1 Final Exam
  • 1 Course Outline PDF

Become an Expert 

Learn the legal standard for competency in the context of practice before the IRS.

Develop more business

Effective handling of IRS issues can lead to raving testimonials around your community. 
* Student must pass final exam with a score of 70% or higher to earn CEUs


Dan Pilla

Tax Litigation Expert and Author of "#1 Tax Book In America" by The Wall Street Journal  
Dan Pilla is the world's foremost authority on the subject and practice of tax resolution. With 40+ years of experience and a competitive spirit, Dan has seen and resolved every kind of tax problem imaginable. He began beating the IRS as an 18-year-old young man, and he's been beating them ever since.

Dan is known by many as the "father" of the tax resolution industry... and for good reason. Tax resolution practitioners around the nation have based their methods and practices off the work Dan completed in the early 80s. Nobody stays on top of the IRS and the current tax code like Dan Pilla.