Federal & California Tax Update

2017-2018 Tax CPE to Build Your Expertise

Get the most comprehensive, informative tax update in the industry. Led by renowned tax experts Sharon Kreider and Karen Brosi, our Seminar, Live Webcast, and Self-Study CPE options provide you with the information, flexibility, and value that maximizes your time and money while you earn CPE credit.

Our Federal & California Tax Update is the most comprehensive, informative tax update in the industry. Whether you choose it as a webcast, self-study course, or live tax seminar, you’ll understand why financial professionals nationwide consider it the industry’s best.

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Topics Included in Our 2017-2018 Tax Update

  • Convey details of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
  • Recognize opportunities to use business credits.
  • Summarize the different types of business retirement plans, assessing contribution limits, elective deferral limitations, and prohibited transactions.
  • Determine the difference between an independent contractor and an employee and examine subsequent reporting requirements.
  • Prepare federal tax returns for C corporations.
  • Prepare federal tax returns for S corporations.
  • Provide tax services for clients based on IRS practice and procedure provisions.
  • Describe new developments in IRS policies and procedures.
  • Accurately file returns for individual taxpayers.
  • Identify tax issues and apply regulations related to real estate and investment property.
  • Identify top estate planning ideas and cutting-edge planning techniques such as family limited partnerships, wealth and succession planning, grantor trusts, and installment sale planning.
  • Identify new filing requirements for California.
  • Identify important filing issues experienced by California taxpayers.
  • Identify areas of conformity and nonconformity between California tax law and the federal tax code.
  • Cite the role of health savings accounts with California taxpayers.
  • Recognize California's reinstated net operating losses (NOLs).
  • Identify tax credits available to California taxpayers.
  • Identify the difference between residents and nonresidents in relation to California income tax.
  • Recognize the collections process of the California FTB.
  • Identify relevant updates related to California payroll taxes.
  • Identify relevant updates to California sales taxes.
  • Recognize updates to California property taxes.
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