Now’s the time to take your career to the next level!!! Join CSEA Today!


Powering Your Tax Career – CSEA Memberships helps YOU get down to Business!

img_2863The California Society of Enrolled Agents takes your tax career as seriously as you do. Your CSEA membership lets you focus on what’s important – continuing to build a successful career! Click here to view the member benefits of joining CSEA.

By becoming a Member you will:

  • Make professional connections
  • Build your knowledge base
  • Be informed on tax law changes
  • Protect your right to practice
  • Promote your expertise
  • Get access to 19 local Chapters throughout CA

CSEA offers multiple types of Memberships. Click below to view the membership descriptions and pricing.

Membership Descriptions & Pricing
CA Enrolled Agent Members are Enrolled Agents who reside in or maintain their principal place of business in the State of California and are Members of a Chapter and of the National Association.
$195 Annually plus Chapter dues, if any ($0-$30 per year)

Associate Member are individuals engaged in any aspect of tax preparation/consultation, who are not California Enrolled Agents or International Associates. These individuals hold a CTEC Registered Tax Preparer (CRTP), certified public accountant (CPA), or attorney designation, or are tax preparers living and primarily practicing outside of California.
$195 Annually plus Chapter dues, if any ($0-$30 per year)

Student Associates are individuals pursuing a tax, accounting or finance career who do not yet hold an Enrolled Agent (EA), CTEC Registered Tax Preparer (CRTP), Registered Tax Return Preparer (RTRP), certified public accountant (CPA) or attorney designation. Students must prove eligibility to renew this type of membership.
$45 Annually 

International Associates are individuals in foreign countries who hold the following or similar designations: Enrolled Agent (EA), certified public tax accountant (CPTA), certified public accountant (CPA) or attorney.
$120 Annually

Members Emeritus are Enrolled Agents who have been Members for the preceding five (5) years and are now on “inactive retired status” as defined by Circular 230.
$45 Annually

Testimonials from CSEA Members

“My involvement in CSEA has resulted in a network of experts, in a wide variety of tax issues, who are readily accessible and willing to provide assistance whenever needed.” – Bob W., EA – CSEA Member

“It has opened my eyes to other opportunities for me to grow and challenge myself. I have increased recognition from my co-workers who are attorneys. I have formed new relationships which are both friendships and professional. I feel that I have found a professional home for myself. As a paralegal and EA I am now more solid in my professional affiliation with the EA designation.” Joyce C., EA – CSEA Member

“Professional friends are priceless as a sole practitioner.” Jeanette H., EA – CSEA Member

“I became an Enrolled Agent to become a better tax professional. I became a CSEA Member to become a better Enrolled Agent.” – Douglas P., EA – CSEA Member & CSEA President

“Participating in CSEA Advocacy activites has enriched my technical knowledge, allowing me to better assist my clients.” – Devang M., EA – CSEA Member

Now’s the time to take your career to the next level!

Join CSEA Today!

Check out why you should join the California Society of Enrolled Agents. This video was made with real CSEA Members and Enrolled Agents.

Questions on Membership??? Please call Membership Manager Carrie Clarke and she’d be happy to assist you.