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Technical Individual Practice Issues and Tax Forms for Experienced Practitioners Webinar

CPE

When
Jan. 15
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

CPE Credits
8-Tax

Details

 Pricing

PICPA Member: $259 | Nonmember: $359


 More Information

Course No.
ATFI-2021-01-WEBNR-15-01
Level
Advanced
Prerequisites
Basic to intermediate-level experience in preparing Form 1040
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

Don’t let the title frighten you. Experienced staff can get bogged down in busy season with advanced practice and reporting issues. This course discusses the topics that experienced staff, managers, and partners should understand in depth while also assisting experienced staff in avoiding costly mistakes when facing complicated 1040 issues. The manual includes several advanced cases with "filled-in" forms provided with the complete answers.

Highlights

  • What’s NEW for this year -- Aimed at higher level staff issues and planning
  • Qualified Business Income -- Coverage of §199A including the real estate safe harbor, wages, basis in assets, and so on
  • A tour of the most recent forms 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
  • How will clients (and practitioners) interact with the IRS in the future?
  • Hot, hidden, or miscellaneous developments affecting the upcoming tax season
  • Things your parents taught you?
  • Utilizing the ABLE program
  • Advanced practice, reporting, and other issues intertwined with advanced planning and discussion ideas
  • Form 6198 -- At-risk basis: Detailed case study and discussion of how this form is to be used and when it needs to be filed; learn how basis and at-risk basis are different, and why this is significant
  • Form 6252 -- Installment sale income: A common tax area; however, a case study and discussion of this topic includes advanced issues such as gain on reacquisition of installment sale property, including worksheets on calculating gain & tax basis of reacquired property
  • Form 5329 -- Additional taxes on qualified plans: Advanced study of how to avoid penalties


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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