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Monday, September 27, 2021 Live Webcast

Required Minimum Distributions: Compliance and Planning (E2109122)

1:15 PM - 4:45 PM EDT

Registration: 1:00 PM EDT

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4.0 CPE Credits in TX

OVERVIEW

Required minimum distributions (RMDs) from employer retirement plans and IRAs must be made or steep penalties will be incurred. Planning opportunities exist in certain situations to minimize distributions. Also, special rules exist for inherited retirement funds. Your clients depend on you to help them navigate the rules regarding required minimum distributions and the taxation of distributions. This course addresses compliance issues and planning opportunities regarding required minimum distributions.

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

DESIGNED FOR

Any tax practitioner that desires to improve customer service related to required minimum distribution compliance and planning

BENEFITS

  • Understand the calculation of required minimum distributions.
  • Understand when required minimum distributions are required.
  • Understand how to treat inherited retirement accounts and how to utilize stretch IRAs.
  • Understand the importance of designated beneficiaries of retirement accounts.
  • Discuss the process of requesting the abatement of penalties for failure to make required minimum distributions and how to correct a failure to make a required distribution.
  • Understand how to handle an incorrect Form 1099R.
  • Discuss how distributions are taxed when the retirement account has basis that can be returned free of tax.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Minimum distribution requirement changes by the Secure Act of 2019
  • Latest guidance issued by the IRS, whether by way of regulations or administrative announcements related to required minimum distributions
  • The calculation of required minimum distributions using the Uniform Life Table
  • Required minimum distributions from multiple accounts
  • Form 1099R and codes
  • Inherited employer retirement accounts and IRAs: Spousal and non-spousal beneficiary distribution options
  • Limitations on stretch IRAs imposed by the Secure Act of 2019
  • Required minimum distributions in the year of death
  • Roth conversions for estate planning and avoiding required minimum distributions
  • Timing of distributions for maximum tax-free compounding
  • Qualified charitable distributions from IRAs
  • Taxation of distributions
  • Penalties for missed required minimum distributions and reasonable cause for abatement of penalties

COURSE LEVEL

Intermediate

PREREQUISITES

A basic understanding of retirement plan distributions and taxation of distributions.

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

Michael Frost

Michael A. Frost, CPA, EA

Michael A. Frost, CPA, EA Mike Frost, CPA, of Jacksonville, Alabama, provides tax consulting, continuing education, and motivational speaking services through his company, Mike Frost Enterprises. Mike is a former shareholder of MDA Professional Group, PC, where he managed the tax department of the Albertville office. Mike has 31 years of experience in public accounting, including but not limited to: Business and individual income tax preparation and planning; mergers and acquisitions; estate, gift, and trust tax preparation; small business consulting; Medicare planning and other elder care; audit representation; and religious groups and clergy. Mike has conducted CPE engagements and seminars throughout the United States and has served as technical advisor for tax articles in The Sand Mountain Reporter, a local newspaper. Mike has been a featured presenter at the Alabama Society of CPAs Annual Meeting and the Federal Tax Clinic held annually at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Mike graduated with "high honors and distinction" from Jacksonville State University with a major in accounting, a minor in finance, and a 4.0 GPA. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants. In addition, he is a graduate of the Tax Planning and Advising for Closely Held Businesses Certificate of Educational Achievement Program sponsored by the AICPA.

PRICING

$189.00 - Member

$264.00 - Nonmember

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Note: Online pre-registration will close on September 27 at 12:30 PM.

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