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FEDERAL TAX UPDATE

Both businesses and individual clients will be affected by a new tax environment that requires the tax advisor to consider extensive tax planning. The critical tactics in 2015 will depend not only on the major trends and changes in the case and regulatory law but also on proposals that are likely to be executed.

Major Topics:

  • New proposals on tax law changes
  • How the Code affects tax planning for individuals and businesses
  • Tax on net investment income: planning to avoid the pitfalls
  • Techniques for taking maximum advantage of the 2015 tax rules, including the net investment income tax
  • Practice aids, including the 2015 inflation-adjusted amounts, mileage rates, and more
  • Other late-breaking tax law changes

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand strategies and techniques to use in light of tax changes
  • Understand what pass-throughs can do in light of health care and tax changes
  • Understand current cases and rulings affecting businesses

Designed For: CPAs who need to know the latest tax law changes in all areas of practice
Level of Knowledge: Update
Prerequisite: Experience with individual and business clients
Advanced Preparation: None
Credits: 4