CPE Webinars

Loscalzo - Understanding the Effects of the New Tax Act 2017-12-22

This program is designed for Certified Public Accountants, other accounting professionals, and financial professionals.

The program will be useful for those who work with business or individual income taxes, describing selected developments found in HR1, the bill generally known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) that was signed into law on December 20, 2017.

This program represents an update on new developments in the area of taxation and assumes the participant has a general knowledge of federal income taxation.

Learning Objectives:

After this webinar, participants will understand:
  • The changes in tax rates applicable to all taxpayers under TCJA
  • How to calculate the applicable qualified business deduction available for passthrough entities
  • The impact of the new depreciation and interest provisions contained in the TCJA on business taxpayers
  • How to assist clients in preparing for the impact of TCJA

Speaker / Author:

Edward K. Zollars, CPA 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 twenty-five years, specializing in tax issues for closely held businesses and individuals.

Ed has been professionally involved with both tax and technology issues, combing the two disciplines in starting the first tax podcast (Ed Zollars Tax Update, produced weekly 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.

Ed is a co-author of the Arizona Income Tax Guide published by the Phoenix Tax Workshop, and 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.

He 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: $89.00


Course Code : NTA-101

Course Type : Group Internet-Based
Format Type : Webinar
Field Of Study : Taxes

Recorded Date : 12/22/2017

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