Getting Ready for Busy Season: A Guide to New Forms, Filing Issues, and Other Critical Developments Webinar

CPE

When
Feb. 23
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
8-Tax

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $239 | Nonmember: $339


 More Information

Course No.
NFFI-2017-01-WEBNR-53-01
Level
Intermediate
Prerequisites
Basic familiarity with tax rules relating to individual and pass-through entity taxation for the current tax year
Note
Your log-in instructions will be sent by Surgent at least 24 hours before the webinar.

Description

  • Identify new income tax returns and schedules for individual and pass-through entity clients
  • Understand which income tax returns and schedules have changed for individual and pass-through entities
  • Identify the legislative, administrative, and judicial developments that affect the income tax returns and schedules of individuals and pass-through entities

Highlights

  • A tour of the most recent changes starting from gross income and ending with alternative minimum tax (AMT) and selected credits including the latest IRS guidance on significant recent tax legislation
  • Hot, hidden, or miscellaneous developments affecting the upcoming tax season
  • How the Affordable Care Act affects tax returns
  • Form 8960 Net Investment Income Tax – Methods to attempt to mitigate
  • The latest guidance on child credits, education credits, education incentives, and net capital gain and qualified dividend income rate reductions
  • Examination of troublesome areas and new stumbling blocks in preparing Form 1040, including a new look at passive activities in combination with NII
  • Review of new laws and changes in old forms to provide a familiarity for the upcoming tax season
  • Key new tax and practice developments and how they impact the current-year tax forms for individuals


Speaker(s)

Dennis P. Benvie, MS, CPA
Managing Member
Surgent McCoy CPE, LLC.

In addition to instructing continuing professional education seminars for 20 years, he also writes, edits, and/or updates many Surgent McCoy publications. He consistently receives high evaluations for knowledge and presentation skills, and has been recognized as The Outstanding Discussion Leader of the Year, awarded by the state of Indiana. Prior to becoming a member partner of Surgent McCoy CPE, LLC, Dennis spent 15 years as a partner with a local Cincinnati CPA firm. 

Dennis has 30 years of public accounting experience specializing in tax, accounting, and management advisory for closely held businesses and individuals. His background also includes association with a tax attorney's office and instructing accounting classes as adjunct accounting faculty of local state universities. Mr. Benvie is a graduate of Miami ( Ohio) University, degree in Accountancy, and has also earned a Masters of Science in Taxation degree from the University of Cincinnati.


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