CPAR Taxes

CPAR - 2020/February, Seg.01 - Further Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020

Course Overview
On the cusp of a government shutdown, on Friday, December 20, 2019, President Trump signed into law H.R. 1158, entitled the "Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020" and H.R. 1865, entitled the "Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020," for projects and activities of agencies of the Federal government. The Further Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2020 (FCAA) contains a massive $1.4 trillion spending package necessary to keep the Federal government still standing. It also contains the most comprehensive retirement reform since the Pension Protection Act of 2006. Barbara Weltman, president of Big Ideas for Small Business, provides an overview of the new tax rules.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Identify the key provisions under the SECURE Act;
  • Recognize the popular extenders for individuals;
  • Determine the key business extenders; and
  • Identify the impact of the provisions on kiddie tax and certain disaster relief programs.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in tax planning or tax compliance, or an introductory course in taxation.

Speaker / Author:

SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.

Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1439-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Taxes

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