Tax Update Webcast

Overview: 

Tax laws are constantly changing. Tax and financial professionals need to stay current to understand the impact of these changes and to minimize taxes. This practical webcast provides a comprehensive update and an instant working knowledge of all key tax provisions. You'll benefit from:

  • A detailed explanation of recent income tax legislation
  • A review of recent revenue rulings, regulations and court cases
  • An update of pending tax legislation and other developments
  • In-depth examination of practical examples and insights from other practitioners
Objective: 

To provide CPAs with technical analysis and practical planning ideas based on the latest developments in tax legislation, litigation, regulations and rulings. The discussion format for this webcast encourages exchange of experiences among practicing professionals.

Emphasis: 
  • Discussion of new tax laws, regulations and proposals and their impacts
  • Provisions from past acts effective in 2017 and beyond including:
    – Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015
    – Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015
    – Taxpayer Increase Prevention Act
    – The American Taxpayer Relief Act
  • Tax implications of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
  • New information from the IRS
  • Recent court cases, rulings and regulations affecting individuals and businesses
  • Individual tax rates effective 2016 and 2017
  • Dependency exemptions/phaseouts
  • Itemized deductions/phaseouts
  • Child and dependent care credit, education tax credits and other family tax credits
  • State tax deduction alternatives
  • Net investment income, premium tax credit and new Medicare tax rules
  • Individual and employer shared responsibility payment
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Prerequisite: 

Working knowledge of federal income taxes.

Preparation: 

No advance preparation required.

Level of Knowledge: 

Overview.

CPE Credit: 
8.00
NASBA Field of Study: 
Taxes