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Overview of Topics

  • BASIC FORMULA FOR CALCULATING INCOME TAX

    9 mins
  • FORM 1040

    11 mins
  • RECOGNITION OF INCOME AND DEDUCTIONS

    27 mins
  • INCOME AND EXCLUSIONS

    55 mins
  • DEDUCTIONS

    62 mins
  • FILING STATUS

    67 mins
  • STANDARD DEDUCTIONS VS. ITEMIZED DEDUCTIONS

    78 mins
  • COMMON TAX CONCEPTS

    83 mins
  • CAPITAL GAINS AND LOSSES

    88 mins
  • ESTIMATED PAYMENTS

    97 mins

Course Description

Tax laws are constantly changing. Tax and financial professionals need to stay current to understand the impact of these changes and to minimize taxes. This practical webinar provides a comprehensive update and an instant working knowledge of all key tax provisions. This course covers all the aspects with regard taxation and latest developments in tax laws. It includes basic formulas and methods that how the income tax is calculated. Further there are which deductions are available for individual tax clients which helps to minimize tax burden of your clients. You will come to know latest amendments from this course and enhance your knowledge to serve best to your individual tax clients.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED

  • Essentials of Income Taxation
  • Basic Formulas for calculating Income tax
  • Various types of tax years
  • Identification of income and deduction with examples
  • Incomes and Exclusions
  • Factors affecting and determining filing status
  • General tax concepts
  • Estimated Payments
  • Credits

Recommended for CPAs, CFPs, EAs and other tax professionals.

Learning objectives

  • Recognize how the federal income tax differs from other types of federal taxes.
  • Know the process of computation of taxes for an individual.
  • Identify the differences in the tax for ordinary income, capital gains, and qualified dividend income.
  • Discuss the difference between the cash and accrual method, and the correct period in which taxpayers must recognize income and/or deductions.
  • Identify deadlines for filing income tax returns and estimated taxes and how to obtain an extension of time for filing a return.

About Presenter

Mike has more than 30 years of experience as a CPA. As Vice President at Entigrity Remote Staffing, he has advised 500+ accounting firms in leveraging remote working and offshore staffing for higher growth and profitability. He is also the author of “Principles of High Performance Leadership”.


Entigrity is the trusted remote (offshore) staffing partner of 500+ accounting and tax firms nationwide. With Entigrity, mid-size & regional accounting firms can hire qualified and experienced accounting professionals for positions like remote accountant, bookkeeper, tax preparers, tax auditor, etc. starting at $9/hour. You can start with one and build a team of remote staff with average savings of $50,000 to $80,000/year/employee.

In addition, the small accounting firms get the flexibility to scale up the working hours during season & scale down outside the season in with weekly hiring options of 10 | 20 | 30 | 40 hours/week. Moreover, if your requirements are not fixed and may keep varying from time to time, we have our On-Demand Staffing Model especially created for sole practitioners and small firms.

Review Questions

  • Question 1 : 00:15
  • Question 2 : 00:30
  • Question 3 : 00:45
  • Question 4 : 01:09
  • Question 5 : 01:25
  • Question 6 : 01:45
  1. What is the due dates for individual to make payment of taxes?
  2. What is not included in Gross income as per section 61?
  3. In which items deductions is available?
  4. What is the limit for deduction of net capital losses?
  5. Who is qualifying as dependent child?
  6. Which are the use and importance of tax credits?
  1. What is not considered as a gift?
  2. What is the full form of AMT?
  3. What are the types of tax years?
  4. Who is not qualified for dependency exemption?
  5. What is the standard deduction for single in 2019?
  6. How much charitable contribution deduction allowed?
  7. What is not included in Income?
  8. How non – cash items are valued?
  9. Which is an accounting method?
  10. What is included in gross income as per Section 61?

FAQ

  • myCPE self-study courses are online.
  • The self-study format allows you to access the material online 24/7 and study at your own pace.
  • As per NASBA guidelines, you have one year from date of registration to complete each program.
  • Complete your final exam at any time and get CPE Credit instantly. You can retake the exam multiple times without any additional charges.
  • Course have minimum passing score of 70% and test takers will not be provided feedback on failed exams.
  • These are Live recorded presentations converted into Self Study (On-Demand Videos).

Refund/Cancellation Policy

  • For more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact our offices at 646-688-5128
  • Please email to   help@my-cpe.com  in case of any self study program queries.

Reviews

4.5
(187)
66%
24%
9%
2%
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  • SCP
    Susan C. Payton , RTRP
    Oct 2nd 2020
    excellent
PA
Pamellia Anthony
Learned a lot about income taxes, which is not my strong suit.
CF
Cory Frankboner , CPA
Great information! A lot has change since I passed my REG exam and this lesson did a great job bridging that gap.
SH
Sheri Henson , CPA
This self-study video, though rather basic at some level, still included information which I did not know, or had long since forgotten. The presenter did a nice job integrating examples from her own professional life. Thank you!
SH
Sheri Henson , CPA
This self-study video, though rather basic at some level, still included information which I did not know, or had long since forgotten. The presenter did a nice job integrating examples from her own professional life. Thank you!
DO
Doug O'Brien
Got the job done!

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On-Demand Webinars

IRC 199A: 2 YEARS IN – KEY OVERLOOKED PLANNING INITIATIVES
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 View Details/Register
PASSIVE LOSS ISSUES WITH SCHEDULE K-1S
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 View Details/Register
IRS TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE INTRODUCTION
Friday, November 06, 2020 View Details/Register
BEST TAX RETURN WORKSHOP ON Partnerships & LLCs (FORM 1065) - 2020 UPDATES
Friday, November 06, 2020 View Details/Register
ITEMIZED DEDUCTION UPDATES - WITH EXAMPLES & CASE STUDIES
Thursday, November 05, 2020 View Details/Register
COVER YOUR ASSETS: FRAUD AND INTERNAL CONTROLS
Monday, November 02, 2020 View Details/Register
Excel Accountant: CREATING ERROR-FREE EXCEL SPREADSHEETS
Monday, November 02, 2020 View Details/Register
HOW TO ANALYZE YOUR CLIENT’S TAX SITUATION
Monday, November 02, 2020 View Details/Register
BEST TAX RETURN WORKSHOP ON S CORPORATION (1120S) - 2020 Updates
Friday, October 30, 2020 View Details/Register
IRS PENALTIES, ABATEMENTS, AND REASONABLE CAUSE
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 View Details/Register
YELLOW BOOK BOOT CAMP - NFP AND GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING & AUDITING UPDATE
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 View Details/Register
IS IT DEDUCTIBLE: COMMONLY ASKED IRS DEDUCTIONS (UPDATED 2020)
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 View Details/Register
YELLOW BOOK BOOT CAMP – INTRODUCTION TO NFP AND GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING & AUDITING
Monday, October 26, 2020 View Details/Register
Ethics for Wyoming CPAs
Friday, October 09, 2020 View Details/Register
CPA & ACCOUNTANTS: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CREDIT CARD SURCHARGING & IT'S LEGALITY
Thursday, October 22, 2020 View Details/Register
  • Cost FREE
  • CPE Credits 2
  • CE Credits 2
  • IRS Course ID GEHNZ-T-00051-19-S
  • CTEC Course ID 6273-CE-0016
  • Subject Area Taxes
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method QAS Self Study
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
  • Published Date June 25 ,2020
  • Who should attend? Enrolled Agent Tax Practitioners Accountant CPA - Small Firm CPA - Mid Size Firm Accounting Firm Tax Pros CPA (Industry) Auditors Tax Firm Young CPA Entrepreneurial CPA Outsourced CFO Tax Accountant (Industry) Senior Accountant Tax Managers Tax Preparer
  • Handout Material Download
  • Key Terms Download

On-Demand Webinars

IRC 199A: 2 YEARS IN – KEY OVERLOOKED PLANNING INITIATIVES
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 View Details/Register
PASSIVE LOSS ISSUES WITH SCHEDULE K-1S
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 View Details/Register
IRS TAX PRACTICE & PROCEDURE INTRODUCTION
Friday, November 06, 2020 View Details/Register
BEST TAX RETURN WORKSHOP ON Partnerships & LLCs (FORM 1065) - 2020 UPDATES
Friday, November 06, 2020 View Details/Register
ITEMIZED DEDUCTION UPDATES - WITH EXAMPLES & CASE STUDIES
Thursday, November 05, 2020 View Details/Register
COVER YOUR ASSETS: FRAUD AND INTERNAL CONTROLS
Monday, November 02, 2020 View Details/Register
Excel Accountant: CREATING ERROR-FREE EXCEL SPREADSHEETS
Monday, November 02, 2020 View Details/Register
HOW TO ANALYZE YOUR CLIENT’S TAX SITUATION
Monday, November 02, 2020 View Details/Register
BEST TAX RETURN WORKSHOP ON S CORPORATION (1120S) - 2020 Updates
Friday, October 30, 2020 View Details/Register
IRS PENALTIES, ABATEMENTS, AND REASONABLE CAUSE
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 View Details/Register
YELLOW BOOK BOOT CAMP - NFP AND GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING & AUDITING UPDATE
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 View Details/Register
IS IT DEDUCTIBLE: COMMONLY ASKED IRS DEDUCTIONS (UPDATED 2020)
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 View Details/Register
YELLOW BOOK BOOT CAMP – INTRODUCTION TO NFP AND GOVERNMENTAL ACCOUNTING & AUDITING
Monday, October 26, 2020 View Details/Register
Ethics for Wyoming CPAs
Friday, October 09, 2020 View Details/Register
CPA & ACCOUNTANTS: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CREDIT CARD SURCHARGING & IT'S LEGALITY
Thursday, October 22, 2020 View Details/Register