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Form 1065 Boot Camp: Step-by-Step Preparation with Completed Forms Webinar

CPE

When
Sept. 24
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
8-Tax

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $259 | Nonmember: $359


 More Information

Course No.
1065-2020-01-WEBNR-268-01
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Note
This webinar is hosted by PICPA's partner, Surgent CPE. After registering, you will receive an email from Surgent CPE with the log-in information.

Description

The objective of this course is to train new, rusty, or returning-to-practice staff to prepare a complicated federal partnership tax return. The course includes a chapter-by-chapter, hands-on approach to completing Form 1065. As details are discussed within each chapter, information is provided to prepare an intricate Form 1065. The course and instruction delivery is geared toward a basic understanding and progresses to more complex issues via Surgent’s “Step-by-Step” preparation guide. The boot camp allows staff to discover the connections between a trial balance and a completed partnership return, with a filled-in completed Form 1065 provided in the case solutions.

Highlights

  • Gain a thorough understanding of federal income tax laws for partnerships and LLCs, from formation to tax return preparation issues
  • Who files Form 1065, and who does not file Form 1065
  • Trade or Business income and expenses versus Separately Stated Items
  • The importance of Schedule M-1
  • Maintaining Capital Accounts
  • Partnership distributions -- current or liquidating, cash or property
  • How to allocate recourse and nonrecourse debt
  • Self-employment tax issues
  • Complete coverage of any new legislation enacted before presentation
  • Other developing issues and hot topics
  • Mastering two common tax forms, Depreciation (4562) and Sale of Assets (4797)
  • Partnership reporting oddities
  • Accurately preparing partnership returns and reconciling book income to taxable income


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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