CPE Webinars

Current Federal Tax Developments (December 1, 2020, 12:00 - 3:30 PM CST)

This fast-paced, one-day course covers the latest developments in federal taxation, updated bi-weekly, with emphasis on real-world applications. The program offers an in-depth of important items covered during the preceding twelve months on Kaplan’s Current Federal Tax Developments website. Emphasis on current issues, planning, and strategy keeps participants interested all day. Participants will learn how to avoid penalties, how to use IRS “Frequently Asked Questions” to answer tough questions relating to new laws and how to plan with regulations. It will include other guidance issued on recently passed legislation 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:

  • 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

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 is also a discussion leader with Loscalzo Institute. 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.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection


Price (USD)

Standard: $120.00


Course Code : ACE-19023_LZ

Expire Date : 12/02/2020
Credits :
CPE 4.00

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

Event Date : 12/01/2020 12:00 PM

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