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Cheryl Morse, EA

 
 
 

Bio

Cheryl Morse has been a tax practitioner since 1982 and an enrolled agent since 1996. She is a manager for Emerging Business Partners, Inc., which prepares over 1500 tax returns in three offices. Cheryl graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. degree in accounting from Bentley College in Waltham, MA. In addition to speaking for NATP, she works on taxpayer education through various community outreach speaking engagements. She currently represents the Northeast Region as Area 1 Chair of the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel, is a contributor to the development of the IRS EA Examination, and a contributing writer to Forbes.

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On-Demand WebinarBeyond the 1040®<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This course addresses a wide variety of tax issues relating to children and homes. We explore issues involving children ranging in age from 0 to 27, such as tax credits, dependency exemptions, kiddie tax, and health insurance for nondependent children. In addition, we examine a variety of tax issues relating to the taxpayer’s principal residence from the date of purchase to the date of disposition. We review the mortgage interest deduction, deductible business travel to and from the residence, and the §121 exclusion, as well as converting a residence to a rental and claiming missed depreciation. </p> <div class="wistia_responsive_padding" style="padding:56.25% 0 0 0;position:relative;"><div class="wistia_responsive_wrapper" style="height:100%;left:0;position:absolute;top:0;width:100%;"><iframe src="//fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/b4m1sqkv5h?videoFoam=true" title="Wistia video player" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="100%" height="100%"></iframe></div></div> <script src="//fast.wistia.net/assets/external/E-v1.js" async></script> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Summarize the tax credits available to taxpayers with dependent children.</li> <li>Determine which taxpayer may claim the dependency exemption for a qualifying child.</li> <li>Summarize the requirements to claim tuition credits or deduction.</li> <li>Determine how inheritance or court settlements impact children’s reporting requirements. </li> <li>Analyze when kiddie tax applies and its reporting requirements.</li> <li>Analyze how to allocate health insurance on a family plan from the Marketplace to a nondependent child under 27.</li> <li>Summarize the requirements for deducting home mortgage interest and real estate taxes on Schedule A, <em>Itemized Deductions</em>. </li> <li>Determine if a taxpayer has a home office that is the taxpayer’s principal place of business.</li> <li>Distinguish deductible business transportation versus nondeductible commuting for travel between the residence and another location.</li> <li>Determine the basis of a residence when it is converted to a rental and upon disposition.</li> <li>Claim missed depreciation by filing Form 3115, <em>Application for Change in Accounting Method</em>.</li> <li>Compute the §121 exclusion and report the sale on Form 8949, <em>Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets</em>, or Form 4797, <em>Sale of Business Property</em>, when there has been business use of the residence.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> Includes online workshop recording, interactive review questions, PowerPoint presentation and e-book. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.2016-12-01T05:00:00Z2017-12-31T05:00:00ZBasic knowledge of individual taxation2016-12-21T05:00:00Z0N/AODW1632Intermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic2016-12-21T05:00:00ZQAS Self Study$213 for Members and $255 for Nonmembers8Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesNoneCheryl Morse, EAhttp://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/CherylMorse%2cEA.aspxFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar20162017-12-31T05:00:00Z
On-Demand WebinarThe Essential 1040®<h3>Summary</h3> <p>For 30 years NATP has been providing the best tax update in the country to prepare professionals for the coming tax season. This tradition of excellence will continue in 2016. This course covers the standard features of the inflation-indexed updates for preparing individuals’ 2016 tax returns, new tax laws applicable to 2016 and recent developments. This is combined with two hours of Ethics. </p> <div class="wistia_responsive_padding" style="padding:56.25% 0 0 0;position:relative;"><div class="wistia_responsive_wrapper" style="height:100%;left:0;position:absolute;top:0;width:100%;"><iframe src="//fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/lsrjn82ioa?videoFoam=true" title="Wistia video player" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="100%" height="100%"></iframe></div></div> <script src="//fast.wistia.net/assets/external/E-v1.js" async></script> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Apply inflation-adjusted amounts to 2016 individual tax returns.</li> <li>Identify expired tax provisions.</li> <li>Summarize new federal tax laws that have passed since 2015.</li> <li>Identify federal tax provisions first taking effect in 2016.</li> <li>Apply the latest court and IRS rulings to taxpayers’ current situations.</li> <li>Analyze new developments and provide some tax tips to clients. </li> <li>Summarize the <em>Affordable Care Act</em> provisions taking effect in 2016 and beyond.</li> <li>Analyze new tax laws and provide some tax tips to clients.</li> <li>Describe the current IRS hands-on initiative to improve the accuracy and quality of filed tax returns and to heighten awareness of preparer responsibilities.</li> <li>Explain the Circular 230 rules governing individuals eligible to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).</li> <li>Identify the various penalties that can be assessed on a tax return preparer and how to avoid them.</li> <li>Explain due diligence requirements for earned income tax credit (EITC).</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> Includes e-book, tax season quick reference guide, tax season quick reference card, interactive review questions, audio recordings of workshop to review complex topics, electronic client action discussion sheet and prior 3 years e-books. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.2016-12-01T05:00:00Z2017-12-31T05:00:00ZBasic knowledge of preparing Form 10402016-12-21T05:00:00Z2016-12-21T05:00:00Z0N/AODW1631Update86 Federal Tax Law Update; 2 Ethics2016-12-21T05:00:00Z2016-12-21T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyOne Day - $213 Members / $255 Nonmembers Both Days - $386 Members / $470 Nonmembers86 Federal Tax Law Update; 2 Ethics886 Taxes; 2 Regulatory EthicsNoneCheryl Morse, EAhttp://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/CherylMorse%2cEA.aspx6 Federal Tax Law Update; 2 Ethics8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar20162017-12-31T05:00:00Z2017-12-31T05:00:00Z

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