Webcast: Choice of and Formation of Entity (WBCFE416)
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When: 12/23/2016
8:00 AM until 11:15 AM
Where: Webcast
United States
Presenter: Pamela Davis-Vaughn, CPA

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Acronym WBCFE416
CPE 3.5 hours
Vendor AICPA
Level Intermediate
Yellow Book No
Prerequisite At least three years of tax services experience
Who should attend Primarily managers and partners in public accounting, CFOs, controllers, and business owners
Members $139
CPA Non-Members $179

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This course will arm the participant with clarity about alternatives regarding choice of entity. Participants will be empowered to have more focused discussions with their clients and to offer recommendations to those clients who own businesses or are planning to do so.


When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the types of business entities and the tax advantages and disadvantages of each

  • Identify circumstances that warrant converting from S to C Corporation and gain a basic understanding of how to make the conversion

  • Interpret tax issues related to the formation of a corporation

  • Evaluate other considerations regarding different entities and the impact on the business owner


  • Types of entities

  • Formation and elections

  • Start-up and organization costs

  • Advantages and disadvantages comparison