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When is the IRS Enrolled Agent Exam administered?


The IRS EA Exam is administered each year from May through February of the following year. The current IRS EA Exam testing begins on May 1, 2018 and will end February 28, 2019. There is no testing in March or April. The test is based on tax law as of 12/31/2017.

NOTE: The current exam will not include the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act because it is not effective until 1/1/2018 (A few provisions are retroactive to 2017 and will be covered).