CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Everybody's Critical Business Tax Issues in 2020

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6 Credits: Taxes

Course Description

Combining the real-life experience of a practicing CPA with essential down-to-earth tax materials in a high-tech format, this powerful presentation will enable participants to quickly grasp recent tax changes. You’ll receive the most complete and up-to-date reference manual, written by renowned tax experts, Vern Hoven and Sharon Kreider. The digital PDF manual is hyperlinked to the Internal Revenue Code, tax court decisions, and other primary authorities, making it extremely convenient. Join us as our world-class tax instructors share cutting-edge tax planning strategies in a high energy, often humorous presentation style using real-life experiences, which make complicated tax topics easily understandable. Specific course topics will be announced and updated through year-end.

 

Highlights include:

  • Updates on the latest business tax reform developments
  • Planning ideas regarding business tax reform
  • ACA and ‘Repeal and Replace’ developments in large and small businesses
  • Corporate and pass-through entity updates
  • Cures Act implementation
  • Legal marijuana taxation
  • Identity scams hitting employers
  • IRS budget cut and its effects
  • Top 10 most litigated tax issues
  • Employee misclassification issues
  • S corporation basis tracking
  • Corporate reasonable compensation
  • Taxes for the ‘sharing economy’

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss business tax reform developments.
  • Enumerate planning ideas for business tax reform.
  • Accurately prepare returns for business taxpayers.
  • Convey details of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and current developments in ‘Repeal and Replace.’
  • Recognize opportunities to use business credits.
  • Summarize the different types of business retirement plans, assessing contribution limits, elective deferral limitations, and prohibited transactions.
  • Compare and contrast qualified Roth contribution plans, SEPs, SIMPLE IRAs, and 401(k) plans, identifying the rules on loans to participants and hardship distribution rules to ensure compliance with tax regulations.
  • Discuss income subject to self-employment tax and withholding from wages and assess the impact of various withholding and wages issues.
  • Determine the difference between an independent contractor and an employee and examine subsequent reporting requirements.
  • Review C corporation cases and rulings.
  • Review S corporation cases and rulings.
  • Understand federal changes and new rulings for individual tax returns.
  • Provide tax services for clients based on IRS practice and procedure provisions.
  • Describe new developments in IRS policies and procedures.

Course Specifics

Course ID
20CSFE-LE8208018
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220
IRS Provider Number: 0MYXB
IRS Course Number: 0MYXB-U-01543-20-I
IRS Federal Tax Update Credits: 6
CTEC Provider Number: 2071
CTEC Course Number: 2071-CE-1440
CTEC Federal Tax Update Credits: 6

Course Instructor

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Doug Stives, CPA

Douglas (Doug) Stives, CPA, MBA, is a full-time professor of accounting at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey, where he started in 2006. Doug was honored as the Outstanding Business Professor of the Year in 2009 and 2016. He graduated from Lehigh University with a BS in 1968 and an MBA in 1969. Doug started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1969 and later joined a small CPA firm that became The Curchin Group, located in Red Bank, New Jersey, where he was a partner for 34 years and continues as a consultant. In 1989 and 1990, Doug was …

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Everybody's Critical Business Tax Issues in 2020

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CPE CREDITS
6 Credits: Taxes

$549.00

Availability: 39 in stock

Icon_Level
Update
Credits
CPE Credits
6 Credits: Taxes

Course Description

Combining the real-life experience of a practicing CPA with essential down-to-earth tax materials in a high-tech format, this powerful presentation will enable participants to quickly grasp recent tax changes. You’ll receive the most complete and up-to-date reference manual, written by renowned tax experts, Vern Hoven and Sharon Kreider. The digital PDF manual is hyperlinked to the Internal Revenue Code, tax court decisions, and other primary authorities, making it extremely convenient. Join us as our world-class tax instructors share cutting-edge tax planning strategies in a high energy, often humorous presentation style using real-life experiences, which make complicated tax topics easily understandable. Specific course topics will be announced and updated through year-end.

 

Highlights include:

  • Updates on the latest business tax reform developments
  • Planning ideas regarding business tax reform
  • ACA and ‘Repeal and Replace’ developments in large and small businesses
  • Corporate and pass-through entity updates
  • Cures Act implementation
  • Legal marijuana taxation
  • Identity scams hitting employers
  • IRS budget cut and its effects
  • Top 10 most litigated tax issues
  • Employee misclassification issues
  • S corporation basis tracking
  • Corporate reasonable compensation
  • Taxes for the ‘sharing economy’

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss business tax reform developments.
  • Enumerate planning ideas for business tax reform.
  • Accurately prepare returns for business taxpayers.
  • Convey details of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and current developments in ‘Repeal and Replace.’
  • Recognize opportunities to use business credits.
  • Summarize the different types of business retirement plans, assessing contribution limits, elective deferral limitations, and prohibited transactions.
  • Compare and contrast qualified Roth contribution plans, SEPs, SIMPLE IRAs, and 401(k) plans, identifying the rules on loans to participants and hardship distribution rules to ensure compliance with tax regulations.
  • Discuss income subject to self-employment tax and withholding from wages and assess the impact of various withholding and wages issues.
  • Determine the difference between an independent contractor and an employee and examine subsequent reporting requirements.
  • Review C corporation cases and rulings.
  • Review S corporation cases and rulings.
  • Understand federal changes and new rulings for individual tax returns.
  • Provide tax services for clients based on IRS practice and procedure provisions.
  • Describe new developments in IRS policies and procedures.

Course Specifics

Course ID
20CSFE-LE8208018
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220
IRS Provider Number: 0MYXB
IRS Course Number: 0MYXB-U-01543-20-I
IRS Federal Tax Update Credits: 6
CTEC Provider Number: 2071
CTEC Course Number: 2071-CE-1440
CTEC Federal Tax Update Credits: 6

Course Instructor

Doug Stives Headshot
Doug Stives, CPA

Douglas (Doug) Stives, CPA, MBA, is a full-time professor of accounting at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey, where he started in 2006. Doug was honored as the Outstanding Business Professor of the Year in 2009 and 2016. He graduated from Lehigh University with a BS in 1968 and an MBA in 1969. Doug started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1969 and later joined a small CPA firm that became The Curchin Group, located in Red Bank, New Jersey, where he was a partner for 34 years and continues as a consultant. In 1989 and 1990, Doug was …

Doug Stives, CPA Read More »

Everybody's Critical Business Tax Issues in 2020

Expert Instructors
CPE CREDITS
6 Credits: Taxes

$549.00

Availability: 39 in stock