Federal Tax Update FAQ

When and how will I receive my certificate of completion?

Once attendance verification forms are received back in our office, certificates of completion will be emailed within 10 business days.

Do I need to make my own travel and hotel reservations?

Yes. Each individual is responsible for making his or her own travel and hotel reservations.

How many CPE credits can I earn if I attend a Federal Tax Update seminar?

You’ll earn 16 group-live CPE credits if you attend both days of a Federal Tax Update seminar and 8 group-live CPE credits if you attend 1 day.

Do I have to attend both seminar days at the same location?

No. You can split your seminar registration between two sites. For example, you could attend a day in Bellevue and the other day in Seattle.

Are meals included in the seminar registration fee?

A continental breakfast is served in the morning, but lunch is on your own. You’ll have an hour break for lunch.

What are seminar class times?

Federal Tax Update seminar classes run from 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., with an hour break for lunch from 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Can I substitute a conference day for a Federal Tax Update seminar day?

No. Due to pricing structures, you cannot substitute a conference day for a Federal Tax Update seminar day.

If my colleague registered for a Federal Tax Update seminar and cant attend, can I go in his/her place?

You can transfer a Federal Tax Update seminar registration from person to person; however, you cannot split a 2-day registration between two people. Please call our office at 800.822.4194 if you wish to transfer a registration.

Do you offer group discounts?

Western CPE offers group discounts when participants attend both days of a 2016–2017 Federal Tax Update seminar.  

*Group discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offer or promotion. 

Am I allowed to bring a guest to the Federal Tax Update seminar?

Guests are not permitted at a Federal Tax Update seminar. They must register and pay full price in order to attend.