Virtual and In-Person Tax, Accounting & Audit Seminars

Get CPE for CPAs and Enrolled Agents when you attend a live online or in-person accounting seminar, covering a wide range of useful topics.


Earn your CPE, build your skills, with your convenience in mind

Fulfill your CPE needs and grow professionally. Gear Up conferences and seminars are back in 2021, with both in-person and live online options. Plus, our innovative AuditWatch and TaxWatch learning programs also have in-person and virtual opportunities. As always, our instructors are experts who teach practical, relevant, and innovative material in an engaging and easy-to-follow manner.


Select CPE trainings will be held in person in 2021, following the appropriate safety standards to protect your health and wellness.



Gear Up Tax and Accounting Seminars

Gear Up returns in 2021 with both in-person and live online programming

Gear Up has more than 45 years of experience providing nationwide tax seminars, destination conferences, and self-study courses. This is an exceptional experience with the opportunity to engage with speakers on the topics that matter most. Our presenters are practicing tax and accounting professionals who speak your language and understand your daily practice, offering insightful application of tax and accounting information.

Tax Season Prep Seminar Series: Plan to prep for tax season now and save an additional 10% when purchasing 3+ seminars.

1040 Individual Tax

16 CPE Credits
Understand key issues for completing complicated individual returns.

Business Entities (One-Day)

8 CPE Credits
A one-day comprehensive update and review of tax and economic issues facing small businesses.


Gear Up Society and Association partner events

We partner with sponsoring state associations to provide both live, in-person, and online seminars. Here is where you can reach your local partners to learn more.



AuditWatch and TaxWatch University Seminars

If you’re like most firms, you don’t have the time, resources, or training expertise to provide an educational roadmap for your employees. With AuditWatch and TaxWatch University, your team will receive the technical and professional training they need to be first class in their specializations. From foundational staff training to senior management-level courses, choose from progressive levels of training at a convenient day for you.


AuditWatch University Audit Seminars

An integrated development curriculum designed to promote the professional growth of your audit staff. Starting with basic staff training and culminating with senior management-level courses, AuditWatch University offers five progressive levels.

Basic Staff Training

An introduction to auditing and basic responsibilities.

Experienced Staff Training

The complete audit process and plan is covered.

Beginning In-Charge Training

Preparation for taking in-field responsibility for audit engagement.

Experienced In-Charge Training

Moving experienced auditors beyond the basics and into leadership roles.

Beyond In-Charge – Taking the Next Step

“Taking the Next Step” sets up development as engagement and firm leaders.
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TaxWatch University Tax Seminars

TaxWatch offers progressive levels of core tax staff training, beginning with an entry-level course with focus on individual taxation regulations.

Introduction to Principles of Taxation I

Novices gain skills to prepare individual and corporate returns and to recognize more complex issues.

Introduction to Principles of Taxation II

More efficiently prepare individual and corporate returns, become more aware of key tax rules. 1-2 years experience.

Intermediate Principles of Taxation

Learn to handle S corporations, partnerships/LLCs, estate & trust issues and more. 2-3 years experience.

Advanced Principles of Taxation

Gain technical knowledge for working with clients in a tax advisory role. 3+ years experience.


AuditWatch Presents Leadership Seminars

These leadership courses are built by experts in audit and tax for current or future leaders in you firm, providing leadership training that emphasizes DEI across functions.

Leadership I: Everyday Essentials

In this highly interactive course, advancing professionals develop essential, results oriented leadership skills to boost individual and firm success. Topics include foundational leadership principles, DEI (diversity, equity and inclusion), goal setting and prioritization, collaborative negotiation, presentation skills, mindfulness, and business development skills.

Leadership II: Expanding Capabilities

This engaging course expands the participant’s professional leadership capabilities. Topics include developing executive presence, using emotional intelligence to achieve success, managing in the multi-generational workplace, performance and talent management, DEI (diversity, equity and inclusion), mindfulness and building new business.


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