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On-Demand WebinarConverting an Entity Taxed As a Partnership To Sole Ownership On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This webinar discusses the steps involved when an entity taxed as a partnership converts to a solely-owned entity. The IRS released Revenue Ruling 99-6 to explain these steps, but the process is complicated. The three steps include liquidation of the partnership, purchase/sale of assets between partners, and lastly, placing the assets formerly owned by the partnership in service in the sole owner’s entity of choice. You’ll also learn how to determine the basis of the assets from the partnership that the sole owner places in service.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Summarize the steps required when converting a partnership to a solely-owned entity</li> <li>Identify the tax consequences for the partnership and partners when the partnership liquidates</li> <li>Calculate each partner’s basis in the assets received in liquidation</li> <li>Identify the reporting requirements for the buying and selling partner(s)</li> <li>Determine the sole owner’s basis and holding period of the assets formerly owned by the partnership</li> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This on-demand webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, recording of the webinar broadcast with review questions, and attendee top questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2020-03-17T05:00:00Z2021-12-30T06:00:00ZFederal Tax Law Topic2020-03-17T05:00:00ZODW2020Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2020-03-17T05:00:00ZQAS Self Study2Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of business taxationLarry Zimbler, MST, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2020July2021-12-30T06:00:00Z100 minutes8084063Available July 2020Available July 2020yesnoyesno
Self StudyIntroduction to Schedule C Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This course is designed to help tax professionals who are new to sole proprietorship tax preparation. It focuses on individual income tax issues and the preparation of Schedule C, <i>Profit or Loss From Business</i>, and other major related forms. Schedule C (also known as Form 1040) is used to report income or loss from a business or profession practiced as a sole proprietor. Also covered are business vehicles, business use of home and depreciation.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Determine whether a taxpayer’s activity is a hobby or a for-profit business venture.</li> <li>Identify types of income and expenses reported on Schedule C.</li> <li>Complete Schedule C.</li> <li>Complete Schedule SE, <i>Self-Employment Tax</i>.</li> <li>Determine the business use of a vehicle and the substantiation requirements.</li> <li>Determine whether a taxpayer should claim standard mileage or actual vehicle expenses.</li> <li>Identify the §179 expense election and limitations.</li> <li>Identify allowable depreciation methods, including MACRS, GDS, ADS, and bonus depreciation.</li> <li>Complete Form 4562, <i>Depreciation and Amortization</i>.</li> <li>Determine eligibility for a deduction for business use of the home.</li> <li>Complete Form 8829, <i>Expenses for Business Use of Your Home</i>.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1913Basic8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-06T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntroScheduleCTOC.pdfself study2019April2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Live WebinarSelling a Publicly Traded Partnership Interest Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Investments in publicly traded partnerships (PTPs) are some of the more complex dispositions to report. In this webinar, you will learn how to navigate the Schedule K-1 packages provided by PTPs and interpret the sales schedule included in the package when reporting the sale. The webinar discusses where the responsibility for basis tracking lies and how to determine the character of the taxpayer’s gain or loss, as well as where to report the information on the taxpayer’s return.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Analyze the Schedule K-1 package from a PTP</li> <li>Interpret the sales schedule when taxpayer sells a PTP interest</li> <li>Summarize the importance of basis tracking by taxpayer</li> <li>Calculate the ordinary and capital portion of taxpayer’s gain or loss</li> <li>Outline how to report ordinary and capital gain or loss upon disposition of PTP interest</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>Subject matter experts will answer your questions during the presentation. We make every effort to answer as many questions as possible during the webinar but we may not be able to directly address every question.</p> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, attendee top questions and access to the webinar recording.</p>2020-03-09T05:00:00Z2020-06-02T05:00:00ZNone2020-03-18T05:00:00Z2020-03-18T05:00:00Z2020-03-20T05:00:00ZWEB2014Intermediate1Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2020-06-02T05:00:00Z2020-06-03T05:00:00Z2020-03-20T05:00:00ZGroup Internet Based1Federal Tax Law Topic11TaxesUnderstanding of partnership taxationGenaro Cardaropoli, CPA, MPAFederal Tax Law Topic1 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPlive webinar2020June2020-06-02T05:00:00Z2020-06-03T05:00:00Z2020-06-03T05:00:00Z50 minutes4042032Tuesday, June 2, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CTTuesday, June 2, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CTTuesday, June 2, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. CTWednesday, June 3, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. CTWednesday, June 3, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. CTWednesday, June 3, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. CTPre-order on-demand webinarPre-order on-demand webinarPre-order on-demand webinaryesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarCharitable Giving Tax Strategies On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>The ways taxpayers contribute to charities and pass on wealth are varied and potentially confusing. These contributions also come with complicated tax limits, benefits and rules. Tax preparers should have a discussion with their clients to learn their goals to proactively help them maximize and time gifts for the best tax-saving opportunities. This webinar looks at several charitable giving tax options to give you, the tax preparer, a toolkit of strategies that increase your value to your clients.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the impact of recent tax law changes on charitable giving strategies</li> <li>Calculate basis of non-cash property donated</li> <li>Calculate IRA qualified charitable distributions</li> <li>Analyze the outcomes of creating a donor-advised fund versus bunching deductions</li> <li>Summarize the qualifications required for a conservation easement contribution</li> <li>Evaluate the tax benefits of a charitable lead trust versus its inverse charitable remainder trust/li> <li>Prepare Form 5227, <i>Split-Interest Trust Information Return</i></li> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This on-demand webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, recording of the webinar broadcast with review questions, and attendee top questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2020-03-17T05:00:00Z2021-12-30T06:00:00ZFederal Tax Law Topic2020-03-17T05:00:00ZODW2023Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2020-03-17T05:00:00ZQAS Self Study2Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of basic individual and fiduciary income taxJaye Tritz, EA, CFP®Federal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2020August2021-12-30T06:00:00Z100 minutes8084063Available August 2020Available August 2020yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarQualifying for the QBI Rental Safe Harbor On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>In September 2019, the IRS issued Revenue Procedure 2019-38 to address issues surrounding qualified business income (QBI) and rental real estate. The Rev. Proc. created a safe harbor for treating rental real estate businesses as a trade or business in order to qualify for the 20% QBI deduction. The safe harbor was proposed because many taxpayers were uncertain whether or not they qualified for the QBI deduction. With these new rules, learn which of your clients will qualify and understand the facets of the deduction.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Describe the requirements for the QBI deduction of rental real estate</li> <li>Discuss when a rental rises to the level of a trade or business</li> <li>Outline the requirements for use of the rental real estate safe harbor from IRC §199A</li> <li>Report the QBI deduction correctly for rental real estate businesses</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This on-demand webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, recording of the webinar broadcast with review questions, and attendee top questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2020-03-17T05:00:00Z2021-12-30T06:00:00ZFederal Tax Law Topic2020-03-17T05:00:00ZODW2031Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2020-03-17T05:00:00ZQAS Self Study2Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesUnderstanding of business and real estate incomeKathy Morgan, EAFederal Tax Law Topic1 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2020October2021-12-30T06:00:00Z50 minutes4042032Available November 2020Available November 2020yesnoyesno
Online WorkshopBusiness Tax Reporting on the 1040: Real Estate and Self-Employed Online Workshop<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This course will dive into tax reporting for Schedule E, <i>Supplemental Income and Loss</i>, and Schedule C, <i>Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship)</i>, the heart of many tax returns. With Schedule E, we will discuss income and expense reporting of rental properties; passive activity rules; qualified business income eligibility; vacation home rental rules; self-rentals; and real estate professionals. With Schedule C, we will examine income reporting; identify which expenses are deductible and which are not including meals and entertainment, home office, and depreciation; calculate qualified business income; and set up an accountable expense reimbursement plan. Finally, we will discuss statutory employees and their income and expense reporting requirements. There will be a comprehensive example on properly completing Schedule E and Schedule C for business owners and statutory employees.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Define passive activity rules.</li> <li>Identify when a rental is eligible for the QBI deduction.</li> <li>Summarize vacation home rental rules.</li> <li>Summarize the requirements for a real estate professional.</li> <li>Identify deductible and nondeductible expenses for Schedules E and C.</li> <li>Calculate QBI for a Schedule C owner.</li> <li>Prepare an accountable plan.</li> <li>Define statutory employee.</li> <li>Prepare Schedules E and C.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and an online workshop recording.</p>2019-04-02T04:00:00Z2019-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2019-04-02T04:00:00Z2019-04-02T04:00:00Z2019-04-02T04:00:00ZOW1905-2Intermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic8N/A2019-10-30T05:00:00Z2019-10-29T05:00:00Z2019-04-01T05:00:00ZGroup Internet BasedPremium: $0 | Professional: $224 | Basic: $284 | Nonmember: $2998Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesKnowledge of federal income taxMelinda Garvin, EAFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPonline workshop2019April2019-10-30T12:00:00Z2019-10-29T12:00:00Z2019-11-13T13:00:00Z8 Credit HoursDay two - Oct. 30, 2019 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., CSTDay two - Oct. 30, 2019 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., CSTDay two - Oct. 30, 2019 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., CSTBoth days - Oct. 29-30, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., CSTBoth days - Oct. 29-30, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., CSTBoth days - Oct. 29-30, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., CSTPre-order on-demand webinarPre-order on-demand webinarPre-order on-demand webinarnonoyesno
Self StudyPreparing C Corporation Returns Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This introductory, hands-on course is for tax professionals looking to expand their practice by preparing C corporation returns. It is ideal for individuals who have never completed a Form 1120 before or have very limited experience. You’ll learn about the general tax aspects applicable to domestic C corporations, including line item explanations designed to aid in the preparation of Form 1120, <i>U.S. Corporation Income Tax Return</i>.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the advantages and disadvantages of forming a C corporation.</li> <li>Identify the tax consequences of forming a C corporation.</li> <li>Determine if §351 applies and explain the reporting requirements.</li> <li>Recognize the importance of an engagement letter.</li> <li>Select a tax year and accounting method to ensure the least amount of tax.</li> <li>Complete a basic Form 1120, including Schedules J, L, M-1, and M-2.</li> <li>Summarize the dividends-received deduction.</li> <li>Identify requirements to file Form 1120, including the applicable due dates.</li> <li>Compute the shareholder’s stock basis in a C corporation.</li> <li>Summarize the taxation of distributions from a C corporation.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1923Basic8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-07T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/PreparingCCorpReturnsTOC.pdfself study2019April2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyBusiness Tax Reporting on the 1040: Real Estate and Self-Employed Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This course will dive into tax reporting for Schedule E, <i>Supplemental Income and Loss</i>, and Schedule C, <i>Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship)</i>, the heart of many tax returns. With Schedule E, we will discuss income and expense reporting of rental properties; passive activity rules; qualified business income eligibility; vacation home rental rules; self-rentals; and real estate professionals. With Schedule C, we will examine income reporting; identify which expenses are deductible and which are not including meals and entertainment, home office, and depreciation; calculate qualified business income; and set up an accountable expense reimbursement plan. Finally, we will discuss statutory employees and their income and expense reporting requirements. There will be a comprehensive example on properly completing Schedule E and Schedule C for business owners and statutory employees.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3><p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Define passive activity rules.</li> <li>Identify when a rental is eligible for the QBI deduction.</li> <li>Summarize vacation home rental rules.</li> <li>Summarize the requirements for a real estate professional.</li> <li>Identify deductible and nondeductible expenses for Schedules E and C.</li> <li>Calculate QBI for a Schedule C owner.</li> <li>Prepare an accountable plan.</li> <li>Define statutory employee.</li> <li>Prepare Schedules E and C.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-07-10T05:00:00ZSS1904Intermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-10-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesBasic knowledge of individual taxationFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/BusinessTaxReportingTOC.pdfself study2019October2020-12-31T06:00:00Znonoyesno
On-Demand WebinarHow to Handle an IRS Exam: From Initial Letter to Closing Agreement On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>An IRS audit can be overwhelming and intimidating. This workshop will cover what to do when the letter first arrives, including preparing the client, reviewing the documents, reconstructing damaged or lost expense documentation, handling the interview request and doing the walk-through. By the end, you’ll know the various forms of IRS exams and the process for each (correspondence, field and office), what to do when there are indications of fraud, how to bring the audit to a close and even how file and prepare for an appeal.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Describe the three types of audits.</li> <li>Explain the process of preparing the taxpayer for the examination.</li> <li>Identify issues when handling a correspondence exam.</li> <li>Describe the issues when handling an audit of a cash intensive business.</li> <li>Understand the issues surrounding a Schedule C hobby loss exam.</li> <li>Identify the differences when handling an eggshell audit from a routine IRS exam.</li> <li>Describe the process of appealing from exam results the taxpayer disagrees with.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions and live online recording with review questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-03-29T04:00:00Z2020-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2019-05-01T04:00:00ZODW1937Intermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-05-15T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $224 | Basic: $284 | Nonmember: $2998Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesBasic knowledge of federal income taxEric L. Green, ESQ.Federal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019May2021-01-01T05:00:00Z8 Credit Hoursnonoyesno
On-Demand WebinarSelling a Publicly Traded Partnership Interest On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Investments in publicly traded partnerships (PTPs) are some of the more complex dispositions to report. In this webinar, you will learn how to navigate the Schedule K-1 packages provided by PTPs and interpret the sales schedule included in the package when reporting the sale. The webinar discusses where the responsibility for basis tracking lies and how to determine the character of the taxpayer’s gain or loss, as well as where to report the information on the taxpayer’s return.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Analyze the Schedule K-1 package from a PTP</li> <li>Interpret the sales schedule when taxpayer sells a PTP interest</li> <li>Summarize the importance of basis tracking by taxpayer</li> <li>Calculate the ordinary and capital portion of taxpayer’s gain or loss</li> <li>Outline how to report ordinary and capital gain or loss upon disposition of PTP interest</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This on-demand webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, recording of the webinar broadcast with review questions, and attendee top questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2020-03-16T05:00:00Z2021-12-30T06:00:00ZFederal Tax Law Topic2020-03-16T05:00:00ZODW2014Intermediate1Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2020-03-16T05:00:00ZQAS Self Study1Federal Tax Law Topic11TaxesUnderstanding of partnership taxationGenaro Cardaropoli, CPA, MPAFederal Tax Law Topic1 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2020June2021-12-30T06:00:00Z50 minutes4042032Available June 2020Available June 2020yesnoyesno
Self StudyBasics of Basis Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>If your client bought or sold assets, the basis of those items is critical to the future calculation of capital recovery, gain or loss realization and recognition, and depreciation. Attendees of this self-study course will learn how to determine an asset's initial basis and how to calculate adjustments to that basis. Assets to be considered include tangible or intangible property (real and personal property), stocks, bonds and mutual funds, as well as partnership and S corporation interests.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify basis based on various means of acquisition, including purchase, creation, gift and inheritance.</li> <li>Identify payments capitalized as part of basis and those expensed as a current operating expense.</li> <li>Calculate the basis of stocks.</li> <li>Calculate the basis of mutual funds using the allowable methods.</li> <li>Apply the timing and ordering of basis adjustments.</li> <li>Differentiate between a partner’s outside and inside basis in a partnership.</li> <li>Recognize the difference between a shareholder’s stock basis and debt basis in an S corporation.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1903Basic4Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $98 | Basic: $124 | Nonmember: $1304Federal Tax Law Topic44TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic4 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/BasicsOfBasisTOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntermediate Partnerships Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This is a self-study course for those who already have a basic understanding of partnership taxation. You’ll learn the different types of partnership operations, such as limited partnerships or limited liability companies, and review the form of business that can alter a partner's taxation. Various elections made at the partnership level that serve as planning tools for preparing returns will also be reviewed.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Differentiate between the different types of partnerships.</li> <li>Recognize tax basis capital accounts.</li> <li>List the important tax rules regarding special tax allocations.</li> <li>Summarize important rules regarding guaranteed payments.</li> <li>Identify a §754 election.</li> <li>Calculate basis adjustments required by a §754 election.</li> <li>Identify disguised sales.</li> <li>Prepare Form 1065 when one partner leaves a two-partner partnership.</li> <li>Identify limited liability partners for purposes of self-employment tax.</li> <li>Prepare Form 8308.</li> <li>Prepare Form 1065 when a partner terminates an interest.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1910Intermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntermediatePartnershipsTOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntermediate S Corporations Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This hands-on course is ideal for tax professionals who have already prepared S corporation returns and are looking to improve their skills to better assist clients with their continuing needs. Topics include reasonable compensation, built-in gains tax, distributions, shareholder basis, shareholder loss limitations, ownership changes and liquidation issues.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Determine if an S corporation is paying reasonable compensation to its shareholder employees.</li> <li>Identify corporations subject to the built-in gains tax.</li> <li>Compute and report the built-in gains tax.</li> <li>Compute the shareholder’s stock basis in the S corporation.</li> <li>Determine the timing and ordering rules for basis adjustments.</li> <li>Demonstrate how distributions from an S corporation are taxed.</li> <li>Report the repayment of reduced-basis debt.</li> <li>Compare and contrast AAA, stock basis, and retained earnings.</li> <li>Report the sale of S corporation stock.</li> <li>Determine how income and losses are allocated when there is a change in ownership.</li> <li>Identify an inadvertent termination of the S election and summarize how to fix it.</li> <li>Prepare a final Form 1120S for the year of liquidation.</li> <li>Report post-liquidation expenses.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1911Intermediate8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-08T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesBasic understanding of preparing Form 1120-SFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntermediateSCorpTOC.pdfself study2019May2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntroduction to Fixed Assets Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Fixed assets are assets that are purchased for long-term use and are not likely to be converted quickly into cash, such as land, buildings and equipment. This course will introduce you to the basic depreciation concepts on Form 4562, <i>Depreciation and Amortization</i>, including §179 and bonus depreciation. You’ll review the special rules for listed property (passenger automobiles, etc.), and learn how to report the sale of business property on Form 4797, as well as the tax consequences of such sales.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the depreciation methods for fixed assets.</li> <li>Apply the listed property rules.</li> <li>Outline the requirements for claiming §179 and bonus depreciation.</li> <li>Determine if a change in property is an improvement vs. a repair.</li> <li>Complete Form 4562 when required.</li> <li>Report the disposition of business property in the appropriate section of Form 4797.</li> <li>Calculate the gain or loss on a sale.</li> <li>Define depreciation recapture, unrecaptured §1250 gain, and nonrecaptured §1231 losses.</li> <li>Determine when §280F recapture is necessary.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1912Basic4Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $98 | Basic: $124 | Nonmember: $1304Federal Tax Law Topic44TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic4 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntroToFixedAssetsTOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntroduction to Schedule D Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>A business goes through many ups and downs throughout the course of its life, and it is important to be able to help your client navigate through what they will need to provide for you to do your job effectively. With this course, you’ll gain a basic knowledge and understanding of Form 8949, Sales and Other Dispositions of Capital Assets, and Schedule D (Form 1040), <i>Capital Gains and Losses</i>, for individual taxpayers. The course covers issues such as determining the correct basis of an asset, the proper disposition of a capital asset and the tax treatment of capital gains and losses, including the net investment income tax and the §121 exclusion for gain on the sale of a principal residence.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify sales that are reported on Form 8949 and Schedule D.</li> <li>Calculate the adjusted basis of capital assets.</li> <li>Determine whether the holding period of an asset is short-term or long-term.</li> <li>Summarize the tax treatment of capital losses.</li> <li>Apply the appropriate tax rates to capital gains.</li> <li>Decide if the net investment income tax applies.</li> <li>Compute the §121 exclusion for the sale of a principal residence.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1914Basic4Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-28T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $98 | Basic: $124 | Nonmember: $1304Federal Tax Law Topic44TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic4 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntroScheduleDTOC.pdfself study2019April2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntroduction to Schedule E Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>If your client earns rental income on a home or building they own, receives royalties or has income reported on a Schedule K-1 from a partnership or S corporation, you must prepare a Schedule E with their return. Schedule E (Form 1040), <i>Supplemental Income and Loss</i>, is for reporting residential rental income and expenses, as well as pass-through items from S corporations, partnerships, estates, and trusts. With this course, you’ll gain a basic understanding of Schedule E.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify passive loss limitations and exceptions.</li> <li>Determine eligibility for the special $25,000 loss allowance.</li> <li>Recognize who meets the qualifications of a real estate professional.</li> <li>Summarize the treatment of current and suspended passive losses upon disposition of a passive activity.</li> <li>Apply the vacation home rules.</li> <li>Identify the type of activities reported on Schedule E.</li> <li>Identify and report rental income and allowable rental expenses.</li> <li>Determine the depreciable basis of property used in a rental activity.</li> <li>Interpret the information provided on Schedule K-1 and enter the information appropriately on Schedule E.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1915Basic4Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-07T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $98 | Basic: $124 | Nonmember: $1304Federal Tax Law Topic44TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic4 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntroScheduleETOC.pdfself study2019April2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntroduction to Schedule F Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This course is great for preparers who have clients who earn a living as a self-employed farmer. You will learn how to properly prepare Schedule F, <i>Profit or Loss from Farming</i>, and other major related forms while focusing on individual income tax issues. The course also includes information about identifying hobby farms and material about the depreciation and accounting methods that have changed under the 2017 <i>Tax Cuts and Jobs Act </i> (TCJA).</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Complete Schedule F, <i>Profit or Loss From Farming</i>.</li> <li>Identify the unique timing of certain farm income and expenses.</li> <li>Identify the sources of income generated from farming operations.</li> <li>Differentiate between taxable and tax-exempt government program payments.</li> <li>Complete Schedule J, <i>Income Averaging for Farmers and Fishermen</i>.</li> <li>Identify the proper reporting of farm-related income on Form 4797, <i>Sales of Business Property</i>.</li> <li>Identify the allowable expenses and deductions for farmers.</li> <li>Compute the amount of farming loss allowed under the loss limitation rules.</li> <li>List the depreciation methods allowed for assets used in farming updated under TCJA.</li> <li>Differentiate between cash and accrual methods as related to farm income and expense reporting.</li> <li>Complete Schedule SE, <i>Self-Employment Tax</i>.</li> <li>Summarize how to report the income and expenses from a farming activity determined to be a hobby.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone (NATP's Introduction to Tax Preparation is helpful, but not required)2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1916Basic8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-28T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntroScheduleFTOC.pdfself study2019April2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyIntroduction to Tax Preparation Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>If you are just starting out in the tax industry and need help preparing your first returns, this is the perfect solution. This course is great for those just starting their career and will cover the basics of tax with a step-by-step analysis of Form 1040 and certain accompanying schedules.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Correctly identify a taxpayer’s filing requirements and filing status.</li> <li>Determine who is eligible to be claimed as a dependent.</li> <li>Correctly report different types of income and adjustments to income.</li> <li>Compare itemized deductions and the standard deduction.</li> <li>Distinguish nonrefundable from refundable income tax credits.</li> <li>Calculate an individual tax client’s federal income tax liability.</li> <li>Complete Form 1040, Schedule A, and Schedule B.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1917Basic0N/A0N/A2019-06-01T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $322 | Basic: $408 | Nonmember: $42916Federal Tax Law Topic1616TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic16 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/IntroductionToTaxPreparationTOC.pdfself study2019June2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyK-1s for 1065 Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Taxpayers who are partners in partnerships (or members in LLCs taxed as partnerships) should receive a Schedule K-1 (Form 1065) to report their share of the partnership's income, deductions, credits, etc. You’ll learn how to consider the various elections available and whether they are made by the partner or the partnership as a whole. Finally, you’ll look at certain deductions the partner may have that are not reported on the Schedule K-1.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Determine the partner’s basis, at-risk and passive limitations.</li> <li>Identify the elections made at the partner level (versus the ones made at the partnership level).</li> <li>Describe the various items reported on Schedule K-1.</li> <li>Correctly report Schedule K-1 information on the partner’s return.</li> <li>Report items on the partner’s return that are associated with the partnership interest but not reported on Schedule K-1.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1919Basic4Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $98 | Basic: $124 | Nonmember: $1304Federal Tax Law Topic44TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic4 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/K1sForm1065TOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyK-1s for 1120-S Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Individuals who are shareholders in an S corporation should receive a Schedule K-1 (Form 1120S), reporting their share of the corporation’s income, deductions, credits, etc. This course demonstrates how to report the basic information from this schedule on an individual’s tax return and provides an understanding of limitations that might apply before you can report certain items, such as losses and distributions.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Calculate the shareholder’s basis in the S corporation.</li> <li>Determine how much of a pass-through loss is deductible after applying the basis, at-risk, and passive activity limitations.</li> <li>Analyze the shareholder’s tax effects when receiving distributions from an S corporation.</li> <li>Correctly report various pass-through items from Schedule K-1 on Form 1040, including unique items, such as the sale of property when §179 was deducted.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1920Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/K1sForm1120STOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyPreparing Partnership Returns Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Are you looking to expand your practice by preparing partnership returns? This is a great course for you! You will learn the basics of partnership taxation and completing a partnership return with accompanying schedules. You'll also learn how to track partners’ basis in the partnership and the impact of partnership distributions.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the advantages and disadvantages of forming a partnership.</li> <li>Identify the tax consequences of forming a partnership, including contributions of property or services.</li> <li>Analyze a partnership agreement and profit/loss allocations. </li> <li>Complete a basic Form 1065, including Schedules K, K-1, L, M-1 and M-2.</li> <li>Correctly report fringe benefits for partners, guaranteed payments, and separately stated items.</li> <li>Compute partnership net earnings (losses) for self-employment.</li> <li>Recognize items that increase or decrease partnership basis.</li> <li>Compute a partner’s end-of-year basis in a partnership.</li> <li>Determine which liabilities increase a partner’s at-risk basis.</li> <li>Analyze distributions from a partnership for tax reporting.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1924Basic8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-18T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/PreparingPartnershipReturnsTOC.pdfself study2019March2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyPreparing S Corporation Returns Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Many small business owners file as S corporations to reduce taxes, which means there’s an increased need to add the preparation of S corporation returns to your business. If you want to learn to add this skill to your business or simply get up to speed on the most common areas of S corporation taxation, this is the course for you! Receive the knowledge necessary to accurately prepare Form 1120S, U.S. Income Tax Return for an S Corporation, and the accompanying schedules.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>List the advantages and disadvantages of forming an S corporation.</li> <li>Identify businesses eligible to make the S election.</li> <li>Make an S election, including a late election.</li> <li>Choose a tax year and accounting method for an S corporation.</li> <li>Complete a basic Form 1120S, including Schedules K, K-1, L, M-1, and M-2.</li> <li>Identify income and expense items that differ for book and tax purposes.</li> <li>Determine amounts to pass-through and allocate to each shareholder.</li> <li>Identify separately stated items.</li> <li>Summarize the §179 expense rules for S corporations.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1925Basic8Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-22T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Topic88TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/PreparingSCorpReturnsTOC.pdfself study2019April2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudySharing Economy Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>More and more taxpayers are using one of the many online platforms available to rent spare bedrooms, provide car rides, or to connect and provide other goods or services. By doing this, they are involved in what is called the “sharing (or gig) economy.” This course reviews the proper tax reporting of revenues earned and expenses incurred so to properly prepare a return for a client who participates in and generates income from these platforms.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the type of rental income from web-based rental agencies such as Airbnb.</li> <li>Determine whether the rental income should be reported on Schedule C or Schedule E.</li> <li>Report rideshare income and allowable expenses from sources such as Über or Lyft on proper forms.</li> <li>Determine the class life and cost basis or basis percentage allocation for depreciation.</li> <li>Calculate vehicle expenses for shared economy businesses.</li> <li>Determine if estimated payments are necessary and the estimated payment amounts.</li> <li>Calculate home office expenses for shared economy businesses.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1927Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/SharingEconomyTOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyTax Impact of Having a Child Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Clients with children require extra attention as there are a variety of tax issues involving children ranging in age from 0 to 27. Topics include examining tax credits available to taxpayers with dependent children (including the expanded child tax credit); determining whether a dependency exemption is allowed or allowable (even though the deduction is zero for 2018-2025); determining how the modified kiddie tax rules impact parents and children; allocating health insurance from the Marketplace to nondependent children under age 27; and claiming tax benefits for qualified education expenses.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Determine which taxpayer is allowed the dependency exemption for a child.</li> <li>Identify when a child is subject to kiddie tax, which tax rate applies and how it is reported.</li> <li>Determine how inheritance or court settlements impact a child’s reporting requirements.</li> <li>Summarize the tax credits available to taxpayers with dependent children.</li> <li>Analyze the expanded child tax credit, including the $500 nonrefundable credit.</li> <li>Determine how to allocate health insurance for family coverage from the Marketplace to a nondependent child under 27.</li> <li>Summarize the requirements to claim education credits.</li> <li>Determine the tax consequences of distributions from qualified tuition programs (§529 plans).</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1928Intermediate4Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $98 | Basic: $124 | Nonmember: $1304Federal Tax Law Topic44TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxFederal Tax Law Topic4 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/TaxImpactHavingAChildTOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self Study1040 Update Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Understanding the yearly changes to the Form 1040 is essential to your success as a tax professional, which is why we’ve dedicated an entire course to learning the updates. This course will cover standard features of inflation-indexed updates you’ll need to understand to prepare your clients’ 2019 returns. It will also cover new head of household paid preparer due diligence, updated tax forms and schedules, the qualified business income (QBI) deduction and modifications to the net operating loss (NOL) rules. Finally, since 2018 was a big year for tax reform, you’ll learn all about the <i>Tax Cuts and Jobs Act</i> and its impact on preparing your clients’ 2019 returns.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Analyze new tax laws and how it affects your clients.</li> <li>Recognize who qualifies as a dependent.</li> <li>Explain the rules for determining proper withholding on the revised Form W-4.</li> <li>Interpret the latest court decisions and IRS rulings.</li> <li>Apply inflation-adjusted amounts to 2019 individual tax returns.</li> <li>Identify extended and expired tax provisions.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book, exam questions, quick reference desk card and multi-page tax law quick reference guide with flowcharts. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-04-01T10:00:00ZSS1930Update8Federal Tax Law Update0N/A2019-10-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $164 | Basic: $208 | Nonmember: $2198Federal Tax Law Update88TaxesBasic knowledge of income taxationFederal Tax Law Update8 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/1040UpdateTOC.pdfself study2019October2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyWorking Abroad and Form 2555 Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>If you have a client who works and receives income from that work in another country, you must be careful of double taxation, meaning paying taxes twice on the same source of earned income. This comprehensive course explores the tax implications of working abroad and introduces the forms needed to file the taxpayer’s return correctly. To mitigate potential double taxation, §911 provides a foreign earned income exclusion and a foreign housing deduction or exclusion to qualifying taxpayers. Form 2555, <i>Foreign Earned Income</i>, calculates these exclusions. You’ll learn all of these forms, and more, in this course.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Determine if a taxpayer qualifies for the foreign earned income exclusion and the foreign housing deduction or exclusion.</li> <li>Differentiate between the foreign housing deduction and exclusion.</li> <li>Identify social security issues and self-employment issues related to working abroad.</li> <li>Summarize how totalization agreements and tax treaties with foreign countries impact the taxpayer.</li> <li>Prepare Form 2555, <i>Foreign Earned Income</i>, to determine the appropriate foreign income exclusion for the taxpayer. </li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T11:00:00ZSS1932Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/WorkingAbroadAndForm2555TOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyK-1s for 1041 Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>An estate or trust can generate income, and at the end of the year, all income distributions made to beneficiaries must be reported on a Schedule K-1 (1041). Form 1041 is also used to report any income a trust earns over $600. This course examines everything you need to know to properly report the information provided to the beneficiary on a Schedule K-1 on their individual tax return.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the character of pass-through income, deductions, and credits from an estate or trust.</li> <li>Describe the various items reported on Schedule K-1.</li> <li>Report Schedule K-1 items on the beneficiary’s return.</li> <li>Report items on the beneficiary’s return that are associated with estate or trust interest but not reported on Schedule K-1.</li>&nbsp; </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1909Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-02-13T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/K1sForm1041TOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyQBI and Choosing a Business Entity Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>The final §199A regulations that included guidance on the qualified business income (QBI) deduction released contained over 300 pages. This hands-on workshop will walk through the QBI rules from the standpoint of the entity and complete several case studies that involve QBI and decisions related to various entities. Choosing an entity for your client is also important, as each type has its pros and cons when it comes to filing taxes. We’ll analyze switching entities and the tax consequences associated with that change. We’ll also illustrate the changing tax laws to maximize deductions for partners, shareholders and self-employed individuals.</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 and the QBI deduction.</li> <li>Identify filing requirements for entities passing thru QBI to Partners or Shareholders.</li> <li>Correctly report income and expenses to adhere to new QBI rules.</li> <li>Complete the Forms 1065 and 1102S for clients with QBI and compare with Schedule C.</li> <li>Apply entity selection strategy to case studies.</li> <li>Discuss requirements and consequences to change business entities.</li> <li>Illustrate how an S Corporation how it changes its business entity.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1918Intermediate6Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-08-15T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $135 | Basic: $171 | Nonmember: $1806Federal Tax Law Topic66TaxesBasic knowledge of federal income taxationFederal Tax Law Topic6 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/QBI%20and%20Choosing%20a%20Business%20Entity%20TOC.pdfself study2019July2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyTax Issues of Divorce Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Understanding the complications and economic effects of a divorce at the tax level reassures your clients their returns have been properly prepared. As a tax professional, it’s your responsibility to explain the tax implications of divorce, and report income and expense correctly on the individuals’ returns. When children are involved, it can be tricky to determine which taxpayer can claim an exemption for a child. This course will review how to distinguish between child support and other payments, as well as everything else you need to know to prepare a return that will best represent your client.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the most appropriate filing status for separated or divorced taxpayers.</li> <li>Summarize the exceptions to both spouses being jointly and severally liable when filing a joint return.</li> <li>Distinguish which parent is eligible to claim a child as a dependent.</li> <li>Recognize the difference between custodial and noncustodial parent for tax purposes.</li> <li>Differentiate among alimony, child support and property settlements.</li> <li>Summarize the tax treatment of a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO).</li> <li>Determine if a divorced taxpayer has a carryover of an NOL, capital loss or passive loss.</li> <li>Assess community property state complications.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1921Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-03-01T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/TaxIssuesOfDivorceTOC.pdfself study2019February2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
Self StudyTax Reform Impact on S Corps & Partnerships Self-Study<h3>Summary</h3> <p>The <i>Tax Cuts and Jobs Act</i> of 2017 affects most small businesses, which presents an additional opportunity to assist your clients in maximizing tax savings. This hands-on course will look at 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>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 partnership and S corporation taxation.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This course includes an e-book and exam questions to help you earn CPE. CPE is issued after the exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-01T11:00:00Z2021-01-01T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-01T05:00:00ZSS1922Intermediate6Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-08-15T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $135 | Basic: $171 | Nonmember: $1806Federal Tax Law Topic66TaxesBasic knowledge of federal income taxationFederal Tax Law Topic6 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTP/EventsAndEducation/Documents/Textbook%20Table%20of%20Contents/2019/Tax%20Reform%20Impact%20on%20S%20Corporations%20and%20Partnerships%20TOC.pdfself study2019July2021-01-01T05:00:00Znonoyesno
On-Demand WebinarReporting Investment Income for Individuals On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Taxpayers have a variety of investment opportunities, but reporting and taxing the activity isn’t always straightforward. This webinar will teach you how to properly report investment activity reported on Consolidated Form 1099. You’ll also learn the differences between covered and non-covered securities and their reporting requirements. At the end, we’ll complete case studies to offer hands-on experience in outlining the treatment of investment income by preparing Form 8949 and Schedule D.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/80po4spycg" title="Net Investment Income Tax Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify and summarize the reporting requirements for various components of a Consolidated Form 1099.</li> <li>Calculate capital gains and losses.</li> <li>Differentiate between short-term and long-term gains and losses.</li> <li>Distinguish between covered and noncovered securities.</li> <li>Review Form 8949 and Schedule D. </li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1907Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-05-16T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneKate GoadFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019May2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarPreparing Nonprofit Form 990 On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Form 990, <i>Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax</i>, can be a challenge due to its length and questions about an organization’s purpose and governance. However, properly completing Form 990 is critical to making sure the tax-exempt status is preserved and any potential issues are avoided. This webinar will teach you to accurately complete Form 990 to protect your client's tax-exempt status, to calculate functional expenses and to identify additional required schedules.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/ywwiy92fgo" title="Form 990-EZ Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Outline the reporting requirements for program service accomplishments.</li> <li>Identify the schedules required for Form 990 and Form 990T reporting for clients at the tax desk.</li> <li>Report statements of revenue for Form 990 and Form 990T taxpayers.</li> <li>Calculate functional expenses for Form 990 and Form 990T taxpayers.</li> <li>Prepare the balance sheet for Form 990 and Form 990T taxpayers.</li> <li>Complete Form 990, <i>Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax</i>.</li> <li>Complete Form 990T, <i>Exempt Organization Business Income Tax Return</i>.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> This course includes: <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1908Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-05-23T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxLawrence Zimbler, MST, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019May2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarUnderstanding Employee vs. Contractor Designation On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>In this webinar, we’ll discuss the differences between independent contractors and employees, learn how to correct a misclassification of an employee and apply the theory of independent contractor vs. employee to various occupations. Misclassification of workers is something the IRS watches closely, so it’s critical to have your clients properly identified.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/ykxtyzzupf" title="Classification Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Distinguish between an independent contractor and an employee.</li> <li>Calculate penalties for misclassifying workers.</li> <li>Identify when to use Form SS-8, <i>Determination of Worker Status for Purposes of Federal Employment Taxes and Income Tax Withholding</i>.</li> <li>Apply rules to taxpayers in various specialty occupations.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1910Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-05-30T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxA.J. Reynolds, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019May2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarDisaster Tax Planning and Casualty Losses On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>2018 was a particularly tough year for some U.S. residents due to the number of federally-declared disasters that occurred. If you are preparing a return for a client who lived through one of these disasters, there are special steps you might take to claim a casualty loss. This webinar will review everything you need to know to correctly report a casualty loss as well as what you can do to prepare your office and how to reopen after a disaster.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/e5gxgixs7d" title="Casualty Losses Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Prepare your office in case of a disaster.</li> <li>Outline the steps needed to reopen your office after a disaster.</li> <li>Outline the rules for claiming a casualty loss.</li> <li>Report a casualty loss.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1912Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-06-06T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneKathy Morgan, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019June2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarTax Treatment of Farmers On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Farming is a unique occupation with its own set of special tax rules. Sometimes, even though your clients say they are farmers, they may not meet federal requirements to qualify for certain credits. This webinar will teach you how to identify farm activity, know whether a farming activity is a hobby or profit and summarize the implications, identify various types of farm income and to assess whether farm income received by your client is taxable. We’ll also walk you through the sale of assets unique to farmers and how to prepare Schedule F, <i>Profit or Loss From Farming</i>.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/orn21bsjim" title="Other Expenses Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify whether a client’s activity is a farm activity.</li> <li>Evaluate whether a client’s farming activity is a hobby or for profit and summarize the implications.</li> <li>Identify various types of farm income for clients at the tax desk.</li> <li>Assess whether farm income received by taxpayers is taxable.</li> <li>Calculate farming expenses.</li> <li>Apply depreciation methods unique to assets used in farming.</li> <li>Assess when the rules regarding excess farm losses apply.</li> <li>Outline farm income averaging and when to use it.</li> <li>Prepare Schedule F.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1914Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-06-13T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxPenny Wade Smith, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019June2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable June 2019yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarS Corporations Formation and Basis On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This is the first of a three-part webinar series about the creation, taxation and liquidation of S corporations. In this session, we will review the requirements for electing S status, eligible shareholders, basic taxation and initial shareholder basis. You’ll learn to prepare Form 2553 to make the S election and we’ll finish by completing a simple form 1120S for an S corporation.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/xe4svldx71" title="Unique Features of S Corporations Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify the requirements for an S corporation.</li> <li>Outline the taxation of an S corporation.</li> <li>Calculate initial basis of an S corporation.</li> <li>Prepare Form 2553 to make the S election.</li> <li>Prepare a simple Form 1120S for an S corporation.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1915Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-06-19T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneJaye Tritz, EA, CFP®Federal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019June2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarReal Estate Professional Tax Rules On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Real estate investment is becoming a popular pastime for some taxpayers, which means tax professionals will be required to learn more about passive activity loss limitations for rental property income. This webinar will teach you how to determine if your client can be classified as a real estate professional and the related implications of the classification.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/45b9owaa4p" title="Passive Losses Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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 passive activity loss limitations for rental property.</li> <li>Identify the qualifications of a real estate professional.</li> <li>Outline the requirements for material participation.</li> <li>Outline how to group activities and potential pitfalls to the election.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1916Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-06-27T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxBetty Stehman, CPA, CIAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019June2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarDepreciation Basics On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Depreciation can be a difficult concept to fully understand, especially when completing 2018 returns. It comes into play when completing returns for clients who own property such as commercial or business real estate. This webinar will teach you the basic concepts of depreciation, including asset class life, different conventions, methods and types of additional depreciation options.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/x3mgu2i6fg" title="Class Lives Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Outline the basic concepts of depreciation.</li> <li>Identify the different class lives of assets.</li> <li>Identify the different methods of depreciation.</li> <li>Identify the different conventions of depreciation.</li> <li>Apply the correct method and convention for an asset.</li> <li>Correctly calculate depreciation for a variety of assets.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1917Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-07-02T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneCheryl Morse, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019July2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarSection 754 Election Mechanics On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>When a new partner enters a business by purchasing partnership interest or inheriting it, a §754 election may be made to mitigate the departing partner’s tax consequences of selling the partnership. This election can be complex and many tax practitioners are unaware of the election’s potential value. This webinar will review the pros and cons of making the election, teach you how to calculate basis adjustments required by the election and how to properly report the election to the partner and on the partner’s return.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/x3mgu2i6fg" title="Class Lives Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify what a §754 election is.</li> <li>Summarize the pros and cons to making the election.</li> <li>Identify how to properly make the election.</li> <li>Calculate basis adjustments required by the §754 election.</li> <li>Summarize properly reporting the §754 election to the partner.</li> <li>Summarize properly reporting the §754 election on the partner's return.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1918Advanced2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-07-11T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesUnderstanding of partnershipsLawrence Zimbler, MST, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019July2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarS Corporation Operations and Tax Reporting On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This webinar is the second in a three-part series covering the creation, taxation and liquidation of an S corporation. In this intermediate session, we'll review the definition of an S corporation, identify the changes in basis, learn the differences between stock and debt basis, analyze the effects of contributions and distributions, and complete Form 1120S.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/fvxt2h120i" title="Income Items Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify the effects of converting to an S corporation from other entity types.</li> <li>Identify changes in basis.</li> <li>Compare and contrast stock basis and debt basis.</li> <li>Analyze the effects of contributions and distributions.</li> <li>Outline the effects of involuntary terminations.</li> <li>Complete Form 1120S.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1919Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-07-25T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxJaye Tritz, EA, CFP®Federal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019July2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarTax Planning For Those With Special Needs On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Families with members who have special needs present unique situations during tax planning. In this webinar, you’ll learn about the various options available to your clients such as utilizing ABLE accounts and qualified disability trusts to provide for the future needs of their family members.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/mu2mpmldnu" title="ABLE Accounts Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Outline the taxability of ABLE accounts.</li> <li>Outline the taxablility of legal settlements.</li> <li>Outline the requirements of a qualified disability trust.</li> <li>Assess the reporting required for ABLE accounts.</li> <li>Analyze a Form 1041 for a qualified disability trust.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1920Intermediate1Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-08-01T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $30 | Basic: $38 | Nonmember: $401Federal Tax Law Topic11TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxCheryl Morse, EAFederal Tax Law Topic1 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019August2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarBonus Depreciation Rules and Section 179 On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Bonus depreciation and Section 179 expensing allow taxpayers to write off costs for purchasing assets such as property for their trade or business. This webinar will teach you how to determine what assets are eligible, how to make the election and will review limitations for both. We will also discuss tax implications of selling assets or converting them to personal use property from business property. By the end, you’ll be able to help predict when depreciation recapture may impact your client.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/7jcheimllq" title="Sec 179 vs. Bonus Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Define bonus depreciation and Section 179 expensing.</li> <li>Identify limitations regarding bonus depreciation and Section 179 expensing.</li> <li>Determine what assets are eligible for bonus depreciation.</li> <li>Determine what assets are eligible for Section 179 expensing.</li> <li>Recognize the reporting requirements for both bonus depreciation and Section 179 expensing.</li> <li>Predict when depreciation recapture may impact your client.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1921Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-08-15T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneTom O'Saben, EA, CFP®Federal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019August2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarS Corporation Quirks and Liquidation On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>This is the third of a three-part webinar series about the creation, taxation and liquidation of S corporations. This final session will review tax impacts of liquidation and the effects of a change in stock ownership. We’ll teach you how to complete Schedules L, M-1, M-2, and K-1.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/krvo9hzijt" title="Sect. 1244 Stock Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Outline the effects of a liquidation.</li> <li>Complete Schedules L, M-1, and M-2.</li> <li>Identify the effects of a change in stock ownership.</li> <li>Identify the quirks of S corporations.</li> <li>Recognize the effects of an involuntary termination of S status.</li> <li>Complete Form 1120S and the shareholder's Schedule K-1.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1922Advanced2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-08-22T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesUnderstanding of S Corporation TaxationJaye Tritz, EA, CFP®Federal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019August2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarCompleting Form 1041 for Estates On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Estates have unique accounting and filing requirements. In this course, we will review filing requirements, income and expenses, as well as financial accounting income and distributable net income (DNI) for estates. At the end of this session we will walk through completing Form 1041, <i>U.S. Income Tax Return for Estates and Trusts</i>, so you can help your clients with their estate needs.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/24pwqnohp7" title="Deductions Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify the filing requirements for a final Form 1040.</li> <li>Report income and expenses on a final Form 1040.</li> <li>Identify the income filing requirements for estates.</li> <li>Report income and expenses of estates.</li> <li>Complete a final Form 1040 for a decedent.</li> <li>Complete Form 1041, <i>U.S. Income Tax Return for Estates and Trusts</i>.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1923Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-08-29T04:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneSheri Fronsee, CPAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019August2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 Minutesyesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarTax Reform NOL Changes On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>The goal of every business owner is to make a profit, but sometimes losses do occur. As a tax professional, you must know how to handle net operating losses (NOLs) when this happens. Not all business losses result in NOLs at the individual taxpayer level, but you need to know what qualifies as a NOL and how to properly calculate and report it. We’ll also review new options taxpayers have under the <i>Tax Cuts and Jobs Act</i>.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/sn1xotq987" title="Business Vs Nonbusiness Example Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Identify if a business or individual has incurred an NOL.</li> <li>Calculate the amount of the NOL.</li> <li>Identify how to report the NOL properly.</li> <li>Compare and contrast the rules prior to and after the TCJA.</li> <li>Recognize when an NOL can be carried back under the TCJA rules.</li> <li>Compute the NOL deduction for each taxpayer when there is a filing status change.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1924Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-09-04T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxRandy Lawshé, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019September2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable September 2019yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarCompleting Estate and Gift Tax Returns On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>There have been many changes to the estate and gift tax requirements over the last few years. Are you current on all of the updated information? This webinar will review each Forms 706 and 709, and their accompanying rules associated with completing a client’s tax return. We’ll also identify a few ways to minimize estate and gift tax due to save your clients money.</p> <iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/kxh7g4xsee" title="History Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Outline the filing requirements for Form 706.</li> <li>Outline the filing requirements for Form 709.</li> <li>Complete Form 706.</li> <li>Complete Form 709.</li> <li>Identify ways to minimize estate and gift tax due.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1925Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-09-11T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneLawrence Zimbler, MST, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019September2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable September 2019yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarTax Implications of Divorce On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>You may discover that your clients going through a divorce need a little extra attention when it comes time to prepare their tax return. Besides trying to determine whether payment is alimony or child support, you’ll need to know which taxpayer can claim an exemption for a child. You’ll also need to know if they still qualify for a Section 121 exclusion should one spouse move out. This webinar will address the issues your clients may face after a divorce has been finalized.</p> <h3>Objectives</h3> <p>Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: <ul> <li>Identify the filing status for divorced clients with and without dependent children.</li> <li>Identify which parent is the custodial parent.</li> <li>Summarize tax credits and benefits available to noncustodial and custodial parents.</li> <li>Describe tax treatment of property settlements of divorced clients.</li> <li>Determine if a payment is considered alimony.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2021-01-01T06:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1926Basic2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-10-02T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesNoneCheryl Morse, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019October2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable October 2019yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarForeign Tax Credit and Exclusion for U.S. Expats On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>As taxpayers increasingly live and work abroad, there is more opportunity for double taxation as U.S. taxpayers are taxed on their worldwide income. There are tax advantages available to mitigate this risk, which we will review in this webinar. You’ll learn to properly and accurately complete Form 2555, <i>Foreign Earned Income</i>, to exclude foreign earned income and Form 1116, <i>Foreign Tax Credit</i>, to calculate the foreign tax credit.</p><iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/nmhhn6zdpq" title="Bona Fide Residence Test Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Recognize if a taxpayer qualifies for the foreign earned income exclusion and the foreign housing deduction or exclusion.</li> <li>Recognize if a taxpayer qualifies for the foreign tax credit or deduction. </li> <li>Identify social security issues and self-employment issues related to working abroad.</li> <li>Analyze Form 2555 to determine the appropriate foreign income exclusion for the taxpayer.</li> <li>Evaluate Form 1116 to determine the appropriate foreign tax credit for the taxpayer.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2019-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1927Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-10-16T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxBetty Stehman, CPA, CIAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019October2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable October 2019yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarCalculating the Adoption Credit On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Adoption is a wonderful way for people to expand and complete their families. Families who adopt can claim the adoption tax credit when filing a return to help offset the costs. This webinar will outline requirements of taxpayers to take the credit, teach you how to correctly calculate the adoption credit, and define special needs adoptions and the difference in calculating the credit.</p><iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/rwuzdybbs3" title="Form 8839 Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Outline the requirements for taxpayers to take the adoption credit.</li> <li>Define special needs adoptions and the difference in calculating the credit.</li> <li>Calculate the adoption credit.</li> <li>Complete tax returns for taxpayers who take the adoption credit.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2019-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1928Basic1Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-10-23T05:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $30 | Basic: $38 | Nonmember: $401Federal Tax Law Topic11TaxesNoneKathy Morgan, EAFederal Tax Law Topic1 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019October2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable October 2019yesnoyesno
On-Demand WebinarPrimary Residence Tax Transactions On-Demand Webinar<h3>Summary</h3> <p>Some taxpayers will live in and use their primary residence solely as their personal property, but some choose to rent it out or convert part of their house into a home office. There are certain tax implications that come along with these changes including how to determine the gain and loss on the sale of a primary residence converted to rental property. This webinar will go through how to determine if the Section 121 exclusion is available to your client, how to calculate the correct amount that can be excluded and how to use a Section 1031 exchange on the depreciation recapture for a home office.</p><iframe src="https://fast.wistia.net/embed/iframe/spplwje6nq" title="Gain and Loss Video" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" class="wistia_embed" name="wistia_embed" allowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen width="640" height="360"></iframe> <script src="https://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>Calculate the gain or loss on a primary residence converted to a rental property.</li> <li>Determine if capital gain on the sale of a residence can be excluded under §121.</li> <li>Calculate the available §121 exclusion on a previously rented primary residence.</li> <li>Review Form 8949 for the sale of a primary residence.</li> <li>Analyze Form 4797 for the sale of a primary residence with business use.</li> <li>Utilize a §1031 exchange for a primary residence with a home office.</li> </ul> <h3>Course Details</h3> <p>This webinar includes the presentation slides, exam questions, live webinar recording with review questions, and Attendee Top Questions. CPE is issued after exam is successfully completed.</p>2019-02-15T05:00:00Z2019-12-31T05:00:00ZNone2019-02-15T05:00:00ZODW1929Intermediate2Federal Tax Law Topic0N/A2019-11-06T06:00:00ZQAS Self StudyPremium: $0 | Professional: $60 | Basic: $76 | Nonmember: $802Federal Tax Law Topic22TaxesKnowledge of Federal Income TaxRandy Lawshé, EAFederal Tax Law Topic2 CPE for AFSP, EA, CPA, CRTPon-demand webinar2019November2021-01-01T05:00:00Z100 MinutesAvailable November 2019yesnoyesno

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