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Monday, August 17, 2020 Webcast

The Best Individual Income Tax Update Course by Surgent (E2008031)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EDT

Registration: 8:00 AM EDT

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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.

This course features a live instructor and has been specifically designed for the NJCPA.

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

Charles Borek

Charles A. Borek, CPA, J.D., M.B.A.

Surgent Professional Education

Charles A. (“Chuck”) Borek, CPA, J.D., M.B.A., Chuck Borek is the founder of the Borek Group, LLC, a professional education and consulting firm located in Columbia, Maryland, where he serves as CEO and chief counsel. In addition to his professional education and consulting activities, he continues to practice tax and business law as Of Counsel to the law firm of Davis, Agnor, Rapaport, & Skalny, LLC and regularly appears before the IRS and in U.S. Tax Court. He is an attorney, CPA, author, and frequent lecturer on a variety of topics associated with law, accounting, and taxation. Borek served as editor-in-chief of law review and was awarded the 1993 Law Faculty Award for outstanding scholarship, leadership, and service at the University of Baltimore. After practicing law for several years in Baltimore, he was appointed associate professor of accounting and business law at Prince George’s Community College and later served as a visiting assistant professor of law at the University of Baltimore School of Law and, following the conclusion of his visitorship, he practiced public accounting as a principal in a Washington D.C.-area CPA firm for five years. In 2015 and 2016, he received the Surgent Outstanding Discussion Leader Award because of his consistently high evaluations for knowledge and presentation skills. He currently holds an appointment as adjunct professor of law at American University’s Washington College of Law. Borek received his joint law degree and MBA summa cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law and Merrick School of Business.