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In 2018 this class will almost become a “must” for practitioners. The new Tax Cuts bill changes everything we know about the formation and operation of C corporations, LLC’s and S corporations. This year’s course will include a special chapter focusing on accounting methods (and changes!) as a result of the new cash method and Section 263A limits, and will include example completed Forms 3115 showing how and when the changes may be made. The 2018 in-depth course will also include detailed analyses of the choice of entity that best fits the taxpayer and in-depth discussion of the new 20% flow-through deduction. The LLC chapter will provide guidance on the new partnership audit regulations; the C corporation chapter will discuss the new tax rate and penalty taxes; and the S corporation chapter will examine the 20% flow through deduction, plus the impact of the new tax law on built in gains and the interaction of wages vs. the flow through deduction. Combining the 3 focus areas of C corporations, S corporations and LLC taxation with these two special topics will make this one of the most relevant courses a participant will take in 2018.
State Sponsor: Maryland Society of Accounting and Tax Professionals, Inc
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We are an organization that supports the accounting and tax professional industry by providing quality and affordable education, technical and personal support, opportunities for building business and personal relationships, and as watchdog over legislation as it impacts what and how these same professionals work. This organization supports a wide range of members: Certified Public Accountants (CPAs); Enrolled Agents (EA’s); and other accounting, bookkeeping, and tax preparation providers.
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Event ObjectiveUpon completion of this course, you will be able to-Explain the latest changes in tax law to your business clients; Summarize the various methods of accounting that are available; Determine the appropriate treatment for various business expenses; Assist clients with the formation of a C or an S corporation; Define a controlled group and determine the tax issues that are affected with controlled groups; Determine the proper classification of individuals working for you and assist clients in determining if individuals working for them are employees or independent contractors; Inform clients of the various characteristics and tax implications of the C corporation form of business entity; Determine if a corporation qualifies to file the election for S status; and much more..
Field of StudyTaxes
Prerequisites2-4 years tax preparation experience