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Friday, November 22, 2019 Iselin

The Best Individual Income Tax Update Course by Surgent (E1911221)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EDT

Registration: 8:00 AM EDT

APA Hotel Woodbridge

120 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08830

8.0 CPE Credits in TX

OVERVIEW

This highly informative course responds to all of the latest tax law developments with a full update on changed requirements and a thorough discussion of the planning opportunities that you need to understand to help your clients respond effectively. You will come away from the course with the up-to-date knowledge you need to educate your individual tax clients and implement tax-saving ideas that will serve their ever-evolving needs.

DESIGNED FOR

All tax practitioners who need the latest information on tax changes affecting their individual clients.

BENEFITS

  • Understand strategies and tactics to use in light of tax reform
  • Understand the most current guidance on retirement planning
  • Understand how to nail down valuable deductions and other reductions to the tax base

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The SECURE Act, including IRA and RMD changes
  • Section 461 loss limitation rules and the ability to offset income
  • Section 163(j) 30% business interest limitation
  • Treatment of state and local taxes
  • Virtual currency
  • Opportunity Zones
  • Education-related provisions
  • Depreciation changes
  • Rules on entertainment expenses, including meals
  • Doubling of estate and gift tax exemption for a married couple
  • Comprehensive coverage of the flagship item of tax reform, §199A and its alteration of pass-through taxation and planning
  • Review of pertinent cases and rulings affecting taxpayers
  • Practice aids, including all the numbers applicable for the current year - inflation-adjusted amounts, mileage rates, retirement contributions, and more
  • The latest issues related to any other late-breaking tax law changes

COURSE LEVEL

Update

PREREQUISITES

Experience in individual tax planning.

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

ADDITIONAL NOTES

  • This seminar qualifies for CFP credit.
  • This seminar qualifies for IRS credit.

Course materials are distributed electronically. To access the materials visit My Events. Download to your laptop or tablet prior to the seminar, handouts are added as received.

INSTRUCTOR

Brian Greenstein

Brian R. Greenstein, Ph.D.

Surgent Professional Education

Brian R. Greenstein, Ph.D., is an accounting professor at the Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware. Previously he served as the Director of Graduate Tax Programs and Chair of the Department of Accounting and Taxation at Seton Hall University. Dr. Greenstein started his career with an international CPA firm and currently maintains an active consulting practice. Dr. Greenstein has presented hundreds of live seminars on various tax and financial planning topics for State CPA societies, private accounting firms, and the Internal Revenue Service. In 2015 and 2016, he received the Surgent Outstanding Discussion Leader Award because of his consistently high evaluations for knowledge and presentation skills. He has also written numerous articles appearing in national publications such as the Journal of Taxation, The Tax Advisor, the CPA Journal, the Journal of Corporate Taxation, Taxes -- The Tax Magazine, Taxation for Lawyers, and the Review of Taxation of Individuals. His research has been quoted by the Supreme Court of the United States in Indopco v. Commissioner, and he actively contributes to the regulatory standard-setting process.