Melinda Garvin, EA

 
 
 

Bio

With over 25 years of experience as a tax practitioner, Melinda Garvin is the Founder, President and Co-Owner of Foos-Garvin Accounting, Inc., a full-service, small-town practice serving the needs of 2000 clients.

Foos-Garvin Accounting and Melinda are members of the Better Business Bureau, Richland County Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) and National Association of Enrolled Agents.

Since 2007, Melinda has been an instructor for NATP. In addition, she has presented at the IRS Nationwide Tax Forums, instructed various classes for local organizations and served on the Ohio NATP Chapter as the Education Director. To encourage tax professionals in office ‘best practices,’ Melinda authored the manual Audit Proof the Tax Office in 2012 and has recently published a second manual called Best Practices for the Tax Office. She aspires to support all aspects of the tax preparer’s role when it comes to interacting with clients and the IRS, and encourages all tax professionals to stay current by taking continuing education.

 Instructor's Courses

 

 

Summer WorkshopAppleton, WI - October 3-4, 20182018-05-31T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-31T04:00:00Z2018-05-31T04:00:00Z2018-05-31T04:00:00ZOctober 3October 4TW18222018-10-03T04:00:00Z2018-05-31T04:00:00Z2018-05-31T04:00:00Z3517 N. McCarthy Rd.AppletonNational Association of Tax Professional Headquarters800-558-3402WIhttps://www.mapquest.com/search/results?query=3517%20N.%20McCarthy%20Rd.,%20Appleton%20WI&boundingBox=46.86019101567027,-96.8115234375,32.676372772089834,-65.2587890625&page=054913Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxWIlive workshop20182018-10-03T12:00:00Z2018-10-04T12:00:00Z2018-10-03T12:00:00Z
1040 WorkshopBethesda, MD - Nov. 2-3, 20182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00ZNovember 2November 3F180362018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z8120 Wisconsin Ave.BethesdaDoubletree by Hilton Hotel Bethesda-Washington DC301-652-2000MDhttp://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/W/WASBHDT-NA1-20181102/index.jhtml20814Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxMD104020182018-11-02T12:00:00Z2018-11-03T12:00:00Z2018-11-02T12:00:00Z
1040 WorkshopCherry Hill, NJ - Oct. 31-Nov. 1, 20182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00ZOctober 31November 1F180252018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2175 West Marlton PikeCherry HillHoliday Inn Cherry Hill856-873-5000NJhttps://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/cherry-hill/chhnj/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=YextLocal-_-HI-_-US-_-CHHNJ08002Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxNJ104020182018-10-31T12:00:00Z2018-11-01T12:00:00Z2018-10-31T12:00:00Z
Summer WorkshopColumbus, OH - August 23-24, 20182018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00ZAugust 23August 24TW18182018-08-23T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2886 Airport DriveColumbusEmbassy Suites by Hilton - Columbus Airport614-536-0500OHhttp://embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/ohio/embassy-suites-by-hilton-columbus-airport-CMHATES/index.html43219Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxOHlive workshop20182018-08-23T12:00:00Z2018-08-24T12:00:00Z2018-08-23T12:00:00Z
Summer WorkshopCromwell, CT - July 30-31, 20182018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00ZJuly 30July 31TW18122018-07-30T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z100 Berlin RoadCromwellRed Lion Cromwell860-635-2000CThttps://www.redlion.com/m/cromwell06416Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxCTlive workshop20182018-07-30T12:00:00Z2018-07-31T12:00:00Z2018-07-30T12:00:00Z
1040 WorkshopHarrisburg, PA - Oct. 29-30, 20182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00ZOctober 29October 30F180182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z725 Eisenhower BlvdHarrisburgCourtyard by Marriott Harrisburg Hershey715-558-8544PAhttps://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/harcy-courtyard-harrisburg-hershey/?scid=45f93f1b-bd77-45c9-8dab-83b6a417f6fe17111Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxPA104020182018-10-29T12:00:00Z2018-10-30T12:00:00Z2018-10-29T12:00:00Z
1040 WorkshopHilton Head, SC - Dec. 5-6, 20182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00ZDecember 5December 6F181122018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z130 Shipyard DriveHilton HeadSonesta Resort Hilton Head Island843-842-2400SChttps://www.sonesta.com/us/south-carolina/hilton-head-island/sonesta-resort-hilton-head-island29928Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxSC104020182018-12-05T13:00:00Z2018-12-06T13:00:00Z2018-12-05T13:00:00Z
Summer WorkshopIndianapolis, IN - August 20-21, 20182018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00ZAugust 20August 21TW18132018-08-20T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z2018-04-26T04:00:00Z7202 East 21 StreetIndianapolisMarriott Indianapolis East317-352-1231INhttps://book.passkey.com/event/49686671/owner/49581863/landing46219Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxINlive workshop20182018-08-20T12:00:00Z2018-08-21T12:00:00Z2018-08-20T12:00:00Z
1040 WorkshopNorth Charleston, SC - Dec. 3-4, 20182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00ZDecember 3December 4F181102018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z5055 International Blvd.North CharlestonEmbassy Suites Charleston Airport Hotel & Convention Center843-747-1882SChttp://embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/south-carolina/embassy-suites-by-hilton-charleston-airport-hotel-and-convention-center-CHSEMES/index.html29418Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxSC104020182018-12-03T13:00:00Z2018-12-04T13:00:00Z2018-12-03T13:00:00Z
Online WorkshopQBI and Choosing a Business Entity Online Workshop<p><b>Day Two</b> - $219 for members and $261 for nonmembers</p> <p><b>Both Days</b> - $398 for members and $482 for nonmembers</p> <p>In this online workshop, we’ll review Qualified Business Income (QBI) from the standpoint of the entity and complete several case studies that involve QBI and decisions related to entity selection. Help your business clients navigate the changing tax laws to maximize deductions for partners and shareholders.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Outline the new rules regarding Qualified Business Income (QBI). </li> <li>Identify which taxpayers can take the deduction for QBI.</li> <li>Calculate QBI.</li> <li>Calculate the QBI deduction.</li> <li>Identify the filing requirements for entities passing through QBI to partners or shareholders.</li> <li>Correctly report income and expenses to adhere to new QBI rules.</li> <li>Complete Forms 1065 and 1120S for clients with QBI.</li> <li>Apply entity selection knowledge to case studies.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> This course includes: <ul> <li>E-book</li> <li>Online workshop recording</li> </ul>2018-05-15T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2018-05-11T04:00:00Z2018-05-11T04:00:00Z2018-05-11T04:00:00ZThursday, October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CT8N/AOW1808BIntermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic2018-10-04T04:00:00Z2018-10-03T04:00:00Z2018-05-11T04:00:00ZGroup Internet Based$219 for members and $261 for nonmembers8Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesBasic knowledge of federal income taxationMelinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CFP®, CPA, CRTPonline workshop20182018-10-04T12:00:00Z2018-10-03T12:00:00Z2019-12-31T05:00:00Z
Online WorkshopTax Reform Impact on S Corps & Partnerships Online Workshop<p><b>Day One</b> - $219 for members and $261 for nonmembers</p> <p><b>Both Days</b> - $398 for members and $482 for nonmembers</p> <p>The <i>Tax Cuts and Jobs Act</i> affects most small businesses, which presents an additional opportunity to assist your clients in maximizing tax savings. On the first day of our business tax workshops, learn about partnerships and S corporations, their elections and adjustments, as well as how the new tax law affects them.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Describe the taxation of partnerships.</li> <li>Identify the effects of partnership elections.</li> <li>Calculate required basis adjustments.</li> <li>Identify adjustments to be made on Form 1065, Schedules M-1 and M-2.</li> <li>Describe the taxation of S corporations.</li> <li>Compute and report the built-in gains tax.</li> <li>Compare and contrast AAA, stock basis and retained earnings.</li> <li>Identify the effects of S corporation elections.</li> <li>Compute and report the built-in gains tax.</li> <li>Calculate required basis adjustments.</li> <li>Compare and contrast AAA, stock basis and retained earnings.</li> <li>Identify the effects of S corporation elections.</li> <li>Identify adjustments to be made on Form 1120S, Schedules M-1 and M-2.</li> <li>Identify the provisions of the <i>Tax Cuts and Jobs Act</i> that affect S corporation taxation.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> This course includes: <ul> <li>E-book</li> <li>Online workshop recording</li> </ul>2018-05-15T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2018-05-11T04:00:00Z2018-05-11T04:00:00Z2018-05-11T04:00:00ZWednesday, October 3, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CT8N/AOW1808AUpdate8Federal Tax Law Update2018-10-03T04:00:00Z2018-10-03T04:00:00Z2018-05-11T04:00:00ZGroup Internet Based$219 for members and $261 for nonmembers8Federal Tax Law Update88TaxesBasic knowledge of federal income taxationMelinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxFederal Tax Law Update8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CFP®, CPA, CRTPonline workshop20182018-10-03T12:00:00Z2018-10-03T12:00:00Z2019-12-31T05:00:00Z
1040 WorkshopWest Columbia, SC - Dec. 7-8, 20182018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-12-31T05:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00ZDecember 7December 8F181192018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z2018-05-01T04:00:00Z110 McSwain Dr.West ColumbiaHoliday Inn & Suites Columbia Airport803-391-4000SChttps://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/west-columbia/caeqt/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=YextLocal-_-USA-_-CAEQT29169Melinda Garvin, EAhttps://www.natptax.com/EventsAndEducation/About/Pages/MelindaGarvin,EA.aspxSC104020182018-12-07T13:00:00Z2018-12-08T13:00:00Z2018-12-07T13:00:00Z

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