There are no prerequisites.

Course Description

Partnerships require a different method of taxation than for other types of entities. This information-packed course takes the mystery out of partnership taxation, while providing useful, hands-on tools and advice. You'll gain a full understanding of the tax issues vital to the formation and operation of partnerships. In addition, you'll become familiar with basic areas of partnership taxation that will help you recognize common problems and create practical solutions. Charts and examples are used throughout the course to better illustrate issues related to partnership tax.


Danny Santucci, JD

Danny Santucci, BA, JD, is a prolific author of tax and financial books and articles. His legal career started with the business and litigation firm of Edwards, Edwards, and Ashton. Later he joined the Century City entertainment firm of Bushkin, Gaims, Gaines, and Jonas working for many well-known celebrities. In 1980, Danny established the law firm of Santucci, Potter, and Leanders in Irvine, California. With increasing lecture and writing commitments, Danny went into sole practice in 1995. His practice emphasizes business taxation, real estate law, and estate planning. Speaking to more than 100 groups nationally each year, he is known for spicing up his extensive expertise with an incredible sense of humor.

Course Specifics

Jun 16, 2017
There are no prerequisites.

Compliance Information

IRS Provider #: 0MYXB
IRS Course ID: 0MYXB-T-00397-13-S
IRS Federal Tax Law Credits: 3
CTEC Provider #: 2071
CTEC Course ID: 2071-CE-0437
CTEC Federal Tax Law Credits: 3
Qualifies for CA Fraud: No

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Cite situations where a partnership would be a good choice and those where it would not
  • Identify how a partnership is treated by the IRS.
  • Determine how partnerships deal with tax issues like income, expenses, or payments to members for work done for the partnership
  • Specify when gain or loss is recognized when real estate is transferred to a partnership
  • Choose a situation where change in basis in a partnership would occur
  • Define hot assets in terms of real estate partnerships
  • Cite the basis for property from a nonliquidating distribution
  • Define terms related to distributions made to partners
  • Identify circumstances where the IRS may deny a revocation under §754
  • State when transfers of cash or property within a partnership are untaxable
  • List the holding period for a portion of a partnership sold
  • Name entities that can choose to be partnerships or corporations
  • List the rules for inheriting interest in a partnership upon death of a member

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