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Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Tax Programs (8-Hour) 161 Tax Update for Financial Executives (TUFE)

(Updated for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) 8-Hour Program (Great industry course)

WHY ATTEND THIS COURSE?

This program presents, in non-technical terms, a comprehensive review of new tax developments most likely to affect the CPA who is not in public practice, but has tax related responsibilities in her employment. Participants learn how current issues affect their industry and their operations. This program is specially prepared and presented for the person who is not a tax specialist. Any new tax law is always included.

DESIGNED FOR...

CPAs in public accounting and industry who advise issuers of financial statements about significant accounting and auditing issues.

OBJECTIVE

Participants will be able to:

  • Maintain tax knowledge and awareness of tax changes that affect common business operations and individuals who own them
  • Establish practical approaches required to comply with changes in tax law
  • Identify IRS audit issues
  • Avoid costly misunderstandings of tax law by learning from others’ mistakes

MAJOR SUBJECTS

  • Developments related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and any additional legislation enacted by Congress
  • Court decisions of general interest and applicability
  • How to comply with changing tax rules
  • IRS regulations, rulings, notices, and audit initiatives, including “Repair Regulations”
  • Sample compliance documents
  • Quality control in the tax function—responsibility as a CPA

COURSE ACRONYM: TUFE

PRESENTATION METHOD: Group-live

LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE: Update

PREREQUISITES:

  • None

ADVANCE PREPARATION: None

FIELD OF STUDY: Taxes

RECOMMENDED CPE CREDIT: 8 hours


NOTE: This course is available as an 8-hour and 4-hour program.


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SmartPros®, A Kaplan Company and Loscalzo Institute, A Kaplan Company are 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.