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Putting Ethics Into Practice


A tax professional’s practice before the IRS is governed by regulations established in Circular 230. Client situations can occasionally give rise to ethical challenges for tax professionals even when they are sincere in their adherence to Circular 230. This self-study course includes a discussion of various client situations and proposes ways to navigate ethical challenges presented by clients.


Webinar Instructor: Tom O’Saben

Tom O’Saben has been an instructor for the Tax School since 2009 and joined the Tax School team full-time as Assistant Director, Professional Education and Outreach in 2019. He has also been a presenter with the National Association of Tax Professionals, where he served as a Training Specialist developing curriculum, writing textbooks, and instructing at educational seminars. Tom’s practice, established in 1991, provides tax services for approximately 1,000 clients. Tom earned his bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He is an enrolled agent (EA).