Fundamentals of Income Taxation of Trusts & Form 1041 Planning: What Every Advisors Needs to Know

  • Accountant
  • AFSP
  • CRTP
  • CPA (US)
  • CFA
  • EA
  • ORTP
  • CPA/PFS
  • TEP
  • ChFC
  • CSA
  • MRTP
  • ERPA
  • FSCP
  • CASL
  • ChSNC
  • RICP
  • WMCP
  • CIPM
  • CFIRS
  • CWS
  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • FAQ

Course Description

Course Description

With more and more trusts being used today and audits of Form 1041 (U.S. Income Tax Return for Estates and Trusts) on the rise, it has never been more critical to understand the ins and outs of income taxation of trusts and estates and the preparation of the Fiduciary Income Tax Return. Recent shifts and changes in the taxation of estates and trusts have also changed some of the planning techniques that practitioners should consider when advising clients.

Even if you are helping clients with a modest net worth, most will set up an Inter Vivos or testamentary trust, or at least their estate will have to file an income tax return.

This Online CPE/CE webinar is therefore helpful as there are many unique aspects to tax accounting for trusts and estates. For example, fiduciary accounting is a unique concept and many other deductions are subject to a different set of rules compared to individuals.

This continuing education course will help you learn specialized knowledge and provide your clients with greater value and is designed for participants to understand the core concepts of trust and estate income tax preparation. This CPE/CE webinar explains the common terminology and complicated income tax rules of estates and trusts, fiduciary accounting, and an introduction to or refresher on preparing Form 1041.

This Online CPE/CE Tax course covers the following key topics:

  • Grantor trusts
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts (CRTs)
  • Bracket Management
  • Shifting Income with Trust Distributions
  • Limit on Miscellaneous Itemized Deductions
  • State Income Tax Planning for Trusts
  • Form 1041 Example

Learning Objectives

  • To identify different types of trusts for income tax purposes.
  • To recall the concepts of Fiduciary accounting
  • To recall the 3.8% Net Investment Income Tax & the passive activity rules
  • To identify various special deductions which are available.
  • To recall QSST and EBST elections

Recommended For

  • This online CPE course for CPAs is also recommended for PFS, CSAs, CFPs, TEPs, and Other finance professionals involved in trust and estate planning.
  • The IRS-Approved CE course is recommended for EAs, AFSPs, And Other Tax professionals helping clients with tax planning.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • California Registered Tax Professional
  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Certified Senior Advisor
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Enrolled Agent
  • Financial Planner
  • Maryland Tax Preparers
  • Oregon Tax Preparers
  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • Senior Accountant
  • Tax Accountant (Industry)
  • Tax Firm
  • Tax Managers
  • Tax Practitioners
  • Tax Preparer
  • Tax Pros
  • Trust & Estate Specialist
  • Trust & Estate Tax Professional
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 2 CPD Credit for Trust and Estate Practitioners (TEP)
  • 2 CPD Credit of Estate Planning for Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • 2 CE Credit of Federal tax-related matters for Enrolled Agents (EA) (Approval No. GEHNZ-T-00176-20-O)
  • 2 CE Credit for Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)
  • 2 CPE Credit of Taxes for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 2 CE Credit of Federal tax-related matters for Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP)
  • 2 CE Credit of Federal tax-related matters for California Registered Tax Preparers (CRTP) (Approval No. 6273-CE-0188)
  • 2 CE Credit of Federal tax-related matters for Oregon Registered Tax Preparers (ORTP) (Approval No. GEHNZ-T-00176-20-O)
  • 2 CE Credit of Federal tax-related matters for Maryland Tax Preparer (MRTP) (Approval No. GEHNZ-T-00176-20-O)
  • 2 CE Credit for Certified Fiduciary & Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS)
  • 2 CE Credit for Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)
  • 2 General Credit for Accountant/Bookeeper
  • 2 PL Credit for Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • 2 CPE Credit for Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC)
  • 2 CPE Credit for Financial Services Certified Professional (FSCP)
  • 2 CPE Credit for Chartered Advisor in Senior Living (CASL)
  • 2 CPE Credit for Chartered Special Needs Consultant (ChSNC)
  • 2 CPE Credit for Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP)
  • 2 CPE Credit for Wealth Management Certified Professional (WMCP)
  • 2 PL Credit for Certificate In Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM)
  • 2 CE Credit of Qualified Retirement Plan Matters for Enrolled Retirement Plan Agent (Approval No. GEHNZ-Q-01072-22-O)

Additional details

  • Course Level :
    Basic
  • Credits :
    2
  • Instructional Method :
    Group Internet Based
  • Pre-requisites :
    None
  • Advance Preparation :
    None

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MY-CPE LLC (Sponsor Id#: GEHNZ) has entered into an agreement with the Internal Revenue Service, to meet the requirements of 31 Code of Federal Regulations, section 10.6(g), covering maintenance of attendance records, retention of program outlines, qualifications of instructors, and length of class hours. This agreement does not constitute an endorsement by the IRS as to the quality of the program or its contribution to the professional competence of the enrolled individual. Credit earned by attendees with a PTIN will be reported directly to the IRS as required of all providers. To ensure your CPE hours are reported, update your profile in My Account to include your PTIN number. Please note: IRS CE is only mandatory for EAs and ERPAs. For all other tax return preparers, CE is voluntary.

NASBA APPROVED

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MY-CPE LLC (Sponsor Id#: 143597) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.NASBARegistry.org.

CTEC APPROVED

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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.

Presenter

About Presenter

Robert Keebler, CPA (US), CGMA, CPA/PFS, AEP

Partner, Keebler & Associates LLP

Robert S. Keebler, CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished), CGMA is a partner with Keebler & Associates, LLP and the current chairman of the AICPA Advanced Estate Planning Conference. In 2007 he was inducted into the Estate Planning Hall of Fame of National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. He has also been named by CPA Magazine as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Practitioners in the United States and one of the Top 40 Tax Advisors to Know During a Recession. His practice includes family wealth transfer and preservation planning, charitable giving, retirement distribution planning, and estate administration. Mr. Keebler frequently represents clients before the National Office of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the private letter ruling process and in estate, gift and income tax examinations and appeals, and he has received more than 200 favorable private letter rulings including several key rulings of “first impression”. He is the author of over 100 articles and columns and is the editor, author or co-author of many books and treatises on wealth transfer and taxation. Mr. Keebler has been a speaker at national estate planning and tax seminars for over 20 years including the AICPA’s: Estate Planning, High Income, Advanced Financial Planning Conferences, ABA Conferences, NAPEC Conferences, The Notre Dame Estate Planning Conference and the Heckerling Estate Planning Institute.


About Company

Keebler & Associates LLP

www.keeblerandassociates.com

At Keebler & Associates, we are nationally recognized tax professionals in family wealth transfer, estates and retirement distribution planning. We provide tax and estate planning to high net worth individuals and families and educate financial, tax and estate professionals on cutting edge tax strategies.

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Ratings and Review

4.6

139 Ratings

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MB

Marjorie Bishoff, AFSP

Nov 11th, 2021

Bob Keebler was not only instructive but engaging. He was one of the best instructor's that I have encountered recently.

JB

James Burton, CPA (US)

Jan 5th, 2022

Bob is a great instructor. Good Course. Only problem is that he went 10 minutes over the allotted time.

RB

Rebecca Barrios, CPA (US)

Feb 2nd, 2021

The instructor knows his stuff and is extremely thorough.

JC

Jennifer Chinn, EA

Oct 14th, 2020

The speaker was very knowledgeable and easy to follow.

IL

Iwona Lubinski, CPA (US)

Nov 11th, 2021

Informative and well prepared presentation.

Fundamentals of Income Taxation of Trusts & Form 1041 Planning: What Every Advisors Needs to Know

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