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Retirement Plan Beneficiary Disasters and How to Avoid & Fix Them

  • Accountant
  • AFSP
  • CRTP
  • CPA (US)
  • CVA
  • EA
  • ORTP
  • CPA/PFS
  • TEP
  • CSA
  • Maryland Tax Prep.
  • ERPA
  • CBA/MCBA
  • CFIRS
  • CWS
  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • FAQ

Course Description

Course Description

Retirement planning is the process of determining retirement income goals, and the actions and decisions necessary to achieve those goals. Retirement planning includes identifying sources of income, sizing up expenses, implementing a savings program, and managing assets and risk.

Therefore, Retirement Plans are often a huge part of a client’s balance sheet and eventual estate. Understanding the possible traps and proper planning is essential to minimize adverse tax consequences.

This Retirement CPE course will review:

  • Foundation concepts,
  • Describe common disasters, and
  • Provide solutions you were not there to help the client avoid.

Specifically, in this retirement planning CPE webinar, the speaker Robert Keebler, CPA, will cover the following key topics:

  • Failing to update the beneficiary designation form after a death or divorce
  • Failing to provide for a spouse
  • Failing to name a beneficiary
  • Failing to name contingent beneficiaries
  • Naming the estate as beneficiary
  • Naming a non-qualified trust as the beneficiary
  • Naming a potential spendthrift as beneficiary
  • Naming an older relative as the primary beneficiary
  • Naming a trust with older relatives who are primary beneficiaries
  • Incorrect titling of an inherited IRA
  • Rolling over an inherited IRA into a personal IRA
  • Failing to qualify for the charitable contribution income tax deduction
  • Impact of the Secure Act

Learning Objectives

  • To identify the consequences failing to update the beneficiary designation form after a death or divorce
  • To explore the ramifications of failing to provide for a spouse
  • To recognize repercussions of failing to name a beneficiary
  • To identify the results of failing to name contingent beneficiaries
  • To recognize effects of naming the estate as beneficiary
  • To explore the results of naming a non-qualified trust as the beneficiary
  • To identify consequences of naming a potential spendthrift as beneficiary
  • To recognize the effects of naming an older relative as the primary beneficiary
  • To explore the ramifications of naming a trust with older relatives who are primary beneficiaries
  • To recall the consequences of incorrect titling of an inherited IRA

Recommended For

  • This IRS-Approved CE course is recommended for CPAs, EAs, AFSPs, and Other Tax Professionals engaged in advising their clients for retirement planning.
  • This CPE course is recommended for PFS, TEPs, CSAs, CVAs, and Other Finance professionals interested in learning about retirement plan beneficiary disasters.


Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • California Registered Tax Professional
  • Certified Senior Advisor
  • Certified Valuation Analysts
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Enrolled Agent
  • Financial Planner
  • Finanical Analyst
  • Maryland Tax Preparers
  • Oregon Tax Preparers
  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • Senior Accountant
  • Tax Attorney
  • Tax Firm
  • Tax Practitioners
  • Tax Professionals
  • Trust & Estate Tax Professional
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 1.5 CPD Credit for Trust and Estate Practitioners (TEP)
  • 1.5 CPD Credit of Fundamental Financial Planning Concepts for Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • 1 CE Credit of Federal Tax Related Matters for Enrolled Agents (EA) (Approval No. GEHNZ-Q-00517-21-O)
  • 1.5 CPE Credit for Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • 1.5 CE Credit for Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)
  • 1.5 CPE Credit of Taxes for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 1 CE Credit of Taxes for Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP)
  • 1 CE Credit of Federal Tax Related Matters for California Registered Tax Preparers (CRTP) (Approval No. 6273-CE-0515)
  • 1 CE Credit of Federal Tax Related Matters for Oregon Registered Tax Preparers (ORTP) (Approval No. GEHNZ-Q-00517-21-O)
  • 1 CE Credit of Federal Tax Related Matters for Maryland Tax Preparer (MRTP) (Approval No. GEHNZ-Q-00517-21-O)
  • 1 CE Credit of Qualified Retirement Plan Matters for Enrolled Retirement Plan Agent (Approval No. 00517-21-O)
  • 1.5 CPE Credit for Certified Business Appraiser/Master Certified Business Appraiser (CBA/MCBA)
  • 1.5 CE Credit for Certified Fiduciary & Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS)
  • 1.5 CE Credit for Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)
  • 1.5 General Credit for Accountant/Bookeeper

Additional details

  • Course Level :
    Intermediate
  • Credits :
    1.5
  • Instructional Method :
    Group Internet Based
  • Pre-requisites :
    Basic Knowledge Of Estates, Trusts, Gift Tax, Estate Tax And Individual Tax

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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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