Webcast: Surgent's Critical Tax Reform Update for CPAs: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (XSTACT518)
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The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed on Dec. 20, 2017, and it changes the tax rules beyond any changes we have seen in the last 30 years. It has been a long process to get to this final tax legislation, and now tax practitioners are faced with the daunting task of understanding it and determining how it will impact their clients. This 4-hour CPE webinar covers the new law in a practical way so that attendees not only know what the changes are but appreciate how these changes will impact both indivi

1/24/2018
When: 01/24/2018
8:00 AM until 11:30 AM
Where: Webcast
Surgent
TACT-2017-01-WEBNR-24-01
United States
Presenter: Mike Tucker, Ph.D., LL.M., J.D., CPA


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Acronym XSTACT518
CPE 4 hours
Vendor Surgent
Category
Tax
Level Update
Prerequisite Experience with individual and business clients
Adv Prep None
Registration Fees
Members* $169
CPA Non-Members $219

*The member rate applies to LCPA members, other state CPA society members, and non-CPA staff of LCPA members. To register online, use the ‘Register’ button above. To register by phone, call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272 or 504.464.1040, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Course Description
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed on Dec. 20, 2017, and it changes the tax rules beyond any changes we have seen in the last 30 years. It has been a long process to get to this final tax legislation, and now tax practitioners are faced with the daunting task of understanding it and determining how it will impact their clients. This 4-hour CPE webinar covers the new law in a practical way so that attendees not only know what the changes are but appreciate how these changes will impact both individual and business clients.

Objectives

  • Understand and apply the changes in the tax law brought about by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act 

Major Topics

  • Reduction in individual and corporate tax rates
  • Taxation of pass-through entities
  • Deduction of home mortgage interest
  • State and local tax deductions
  • New alimony rules
  • Repeal of the Obamacare individual mandate
  • Standard deduction and itemized deductions
  • Child tax credit
  • Use of 529 accounts
  • Survival of personal AMT and repeal of corporate AMT
  • Estate and gift tax
  • New limitations on business losses
  • New depreciation rules and §179 expensing
  • Business interest
  • Modification of NOL rules
  • New credit for employer-paid family and medical leave
  • Repatriation of foreign funds

Designed For
Tax practitioners seeking to understand the new tax legislation and how it impacts their clients.

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