CPE Live Webcasts

Current Federal Tax Developments (Dec 5, 2019, 1:00-4:30 PM EST)

Course Overview:

This fast-paced course covers the latest developments in federal taxation, updated biweekly, with emphasis on real world applications. This program is always applauded for its relevance and coverage of practical issues. Emphasis on current issues, planning, and strategy keeps participants interested all day. Learn how to avoid penalties, how to use IRS "Frequently Asked Questions" to answer tough questions relating to new laws, how to plan with regulations and other guidance issued since the Tax Cuts and jobs Act, and much more.

This course is designed for tax advisors in public practice and corporate tax departments who want an up-to-the minute review of federal tax developments delivered in plain English.

Learning Objectives:

Participants will be able to:
  • Understand and work with tax law changes
  • Analyze court decisions, IRS Notices, Revenue Rulings, and Revenue Procedures for application to clients’ tax planning and compliance
  • Be aware of IRS audit issues
  • Assess pending legislation
  • Anticipate and create opportunities for tax reduction
  • Avoid penalties IRC Sec. 6662 imposes on careless taxpayers

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

General tax knowledge / None

Speaker / Author:

Edward K. Zollars, CPA, licensed as a CPA in Arizona, is in public practice in Phoenix, Arizona, as a partner with the firm of Thomas, Zollars & Lynch, Ltd. He has been in practice for over 35 years, specializing in tax issues for closely held businesses and individuals.

Ed has been professionally involved with both tax and technology issues, combining the two disciplines in producing the Current Federal Tax Development Update podcast and website, dealing with current tax issues.  He has been a member of AICPA Tax Division Committees, dealing with tax and technology issues, and was the Tax Section’s representative on three occasions to the AICPA’s Top Ten Technologies project. Ed is also a member of the Phoenix Tax Workshop’s Advisory Committee, and currently serves on the Tax Legislation Liaison Committee for the Arizona Society of CPAs. Ed was selected as a Life Member by the Arizona Society of CPAs in May of 2010.

Along with writing, editing, and presenting courses for over the past 10 years, Ed has written articles published in Practical Tax Strategies and The Tax Adviser. He has been a frequent contributor to a number of professional tax discussion groups and served as systems operator on the AICPA’s Accountants Forum in the mid-1990s. Ed has spoken regularly on tax and technology topics since 1996, speaking before conferences sponsored by the AICPA and a number of state society of CPAs.

Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $134.00


Course Code : ACE-19004_LZ

Course Level : Update
Course Type : Group Internet-Based

Field Of Study : Taxes

Format Type : Webinar

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