ETHICS FOR TAX PROFESSIONALS (LATEST 2020)

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ADDITIONAL DATES

Aug 07, 2020 | 12:00 PM EDT Register

Course Description

Ethical issues for tax practitioners typically arise from a conflict among the duties owed to the client, to the system, and to yourself. When conflicts arise, it is important to understand what standards will be used to judge your conduct. This program will review Circular 230, and selected tax penalties, and discuss specific situations, both in the context of tax planning and return preparation. Currently, the IRS only requires practitioners who represent taxpayers before the IRS to follow Circular 230 due to the Loving case. Even though tax representation creates a jurisdiction hook, tax representatives can still run afoul for tax preparation issues under Circular 230. The session covers the basics of IRS Office Professional Responsibility, how it functions, and interacts with tax practitioners. We will also cover, jurisdictional issues of who is subject to Circular 230 and the sanction power of OPR. We will also cover what to do in a situation where OPR reaches out to you as a practitioner for possible violations of Circular 230.

Ethical dilemmas are found at every turn in a tax practice. This webinar will dive into the rules and regulations surrounding tax practice, and how to deal with tricky ethical situations. We will discuss Circular 230 and other regulations relating to tax practice, and discuss the PTIN rules.

This Ethics webinar will help tax professionals understand the rules relating to tax practice and preparation. We will cover Circular 230, the rules relating to PTINs and who needs them, and discuss sticky ethical situations and how to handle them.

Learning objectives

  • To identify what Circular 230 says.
  • To identify what the PTIN rules says.
  • To recall who needs a PTIN?
  • To recognize various ways of handling tricky ethical situations with clients
  • To identify other rules of practice, including IRS regulations, sanctions, etc.

About Presenter

Jason Dinesen, EA, LPA

Advisor, Dinesen Tax & Accounting, P.C.

jason@dinesentax.com

Jason Dinesen is the President of Dinesen Tax & Accounting, P.C., a public accounting firm in Indianola, Iowa. His practice focuses on accounting and bookkeeping services, tax preparation and business advising to individuals with a business focus ranging from home-based businesses to multistate corporations and not-for-profits. Dinesen has extensive experience working with a third-party administrator of retirement plans and is a prior presenter of multiple 1099 seminars. Dinesen majored in corporate communications with a minor in management from Simpson College.

Unlike some other accounting firms, when Dinesen Tax & Accounting, P.C. says we offer personal service, we mean it. When you come to us with your tax preparation needs, you’ll deal directly with our owner and president, Jason Dinesen. We don’t put administrative staff in the middle of you and our tax expert. That means you’ll always have first-hand knowledge of where things stand, and important information won’t slip through the cracks. We welcome all clients, but especially individuals who want the benefits of a long-term relationship with an accounting firm capable of handling anything that might come along with their taxes. We give all our clients the time, attention, and convenience they should expect. If you have a challenging professional or personal schedule, Jason will accommodate you by meeting whenever – and wherever – works best for you.

FAQ

  • To receive CPE credit for the event, you must register for the webcast prior to the start of each program.
  • CPE is available to all eligible participants within 24 hours of each webinar.
  • You must attend complete webinar and respond to all polling questions asked during the webinar. CPE is issued on 50 minute credit hour basis.
  • This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during/after the webinar.
  • If you are Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) many of our courses qualifies for your verifiable CPD requirements you will get your certificate for the program. You can check a tab of “Webinar Qualifies for” for the same.However please do verify with respective regulatory body about the eligibility for the same.
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Disclaimer

All jurisdictions accept ethics courses from Registry sponsors approved by NASBA to a certain extent. However, some jurisdictions have additional requirements for ethics courses. Please click on the below mentioned link for the additional requirements.https://www.nasbaregistry.org/cpe-requirements

Refund/Cancellation Policy

For more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 646-688-5128

In case any of the course or live webinars gets cancelled we would be refunding you the entire amount (if paid).

Reviews

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    Ingrid Marshall , CPA
    Nov 19th 2019
    Excellent and thought provoking. Knowledgeable presenter and detailed slides provided as a resource to be able to refer back to after the presentation completed. One of the best ethics course that I have attended. Jason handled the webinar and queries beautifully. Loved the ideas of your presentation and viewer perspective passed down in the webinar.
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Alberto Contreras , EA
This webinar was great. It covered the aspects on circular 230 and peppered information that is good to make note of by any practitioner.
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Nimisha Divatia , ACCT./BK, EA
My CPE Is A Great Source . I Had Received Email For This Class At The Same Time This Particular Class Started So I Had Joined An Half An Hour Late . Thx For Giving Me Full Credit Of The Class. May I Request On Behalf Of All The Participants To Send Email Over Weekend So We Can Plan Ahead To Attend Them?
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Ramila Patel , EA
The course covered all issues of ethics and instructor was very effective 5 satrs
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Steven Welch , EA, Attorney
I would recommend this webinar to my colleagues who practice in the area of tax compliance. A referral is the highest rating I can give.
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wallace safarik , EA, CFP, AFSP
This was a well presented webinar with refreshing information presented in an understandable fashion with great examples

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MY-CPE LLC (Sponsor ID# : 6273) has been approved by the California Tax Education Council to offer continuing education courses that count as credit towards the annual “continuing education” requirement imposed by the State of California for CTEC Registered Tax Preparers. A listing of additional requirements to register as a tax preparer may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA, 95812-2890, toll-free by phone at (877) 850-2832, or on the Internet at www.ctec.org.

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  • Cost FREE
  • CPE Credits 2
  • CE Credits 2
  • IRS Course ID GEHNZ-E-00107-19-O
  • CTEC Course ID 6273-CE-0054
  • Subject Area Ethics (Regulatory)
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method group internet based
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
  • Who should attend? Enrolled Agent Tax Attorney Tax Practitioners Bookkeeper Accountant CFO/Controller CPA - Small Firm CPA - Mid Size Firm CPA - Large Firm Accounting Firm Tax Pros Tax Firm Young CPA Entrepreneurial CPA
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upcoming Live CPE Webinars

Quickbooks Online (QBO) Mobile Application for Accountants
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 09:00 AM EDT View Details/Register
IRS COLLECTION REPRESENTATION IN THE WAKE OF COVID-19
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 10:00 AM EDT View Details/Register
Building a Framework for Regulatory Ethics
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 10:30 AM EDT View Details/Register
Passive Loss Issues with Schedule K-1s
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 11:00 AM EDT View Details/Register
S-Corp Preparation, Basis Calculations & Distributions – Form 1120S Schedule K & K-1 Analysis
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 11:00 AM EDT View Details/Register
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Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 11:30 AM EDT View Details/Register
INTRO TO ACCOUNTINGSUITE™ & MULTI-CHANNEL INVENTORY
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 12:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
Effective Leadership – Finding Common Ground Despite Differing Points of View
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 12:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
Excel Tips & Tricks: For every Accountant, CPA, Bookkeeper, Tax Professional, Auditor & Controller
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 01:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
Advanced 1031 Exchange and Delaware Statutory Trusts: Tax Savings to Wealth Creation
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 01:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
Data Analysis 101 - Getting to the heart of performance data
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 01:30 PM EDT View Details/Register
Individual Tax Update 2020
Thursday, August 06, 2020 | 03:00 PM EDT View Details/Register
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Friday, August 07, 2020 | 09:00 AM EDT View Details/Register
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