Get ready for the upcoming tax season! This comprehensive course presents what’s new and what has changed in the federal individual income tax arena. It brings you up-to-the-minute guidance on the latest tax legislation, court decisions and IRS pronouncements. Gain practical insights and valuable tax-saving strategies from AICPA’s seasoned tax professionals who know what the new laws, rules, and court rulings can mean for real-world taxpayers. With the ever changing tax laws and their increased complexity, you can’t afford to miss this course!
• Identify and comply with the latest requirements resulting from federal tax statutes, regulations, cases, and rulings.
• Utilize new planning ideas for individuals and sole proprietors resulting from recent tax changes.
• Latest tax legislation, court rulings, and IRS pronouncements
• Related to individuals and sole proprietors
• Practical return preparation tips
• Latest developments for pass-through entities that affect Schedule C and Schedule E
• Tax-saving ideas
• Unique Insights into new planning strategies
• Latest IRS rulings impacting individuals
• DOMA and its impact on taxes
• Latest developments on estates, gifts, and trusts
• Depreciation and amortization
Tax practitioners in public practice and industry that need to stay on top of the latest changes in federal tax law for individuals and sole proprietors.
Familiarity with federal tax issues for individuals.
Advanced Prep: None
Speaker: Michael Blackburn, J.D., CPA
Field of Study: Tax
CPE Credit: 8 Hours
|Earlybird (through 11/5)
|Standard (after 11/5)
AICPA Members receive an additional $30 off the price of this course. Use promo code AICPA8 at checkout to receive the discount.
Meet the Speaker:
MICHAEL D. BLACKBURN, J.D., CPA
Blackburn & Stoll, LC/Salt Lake City, Utah Michael D. Blackburn is a shareholder in the Salt Lake City law firm of Blackburn & Stoll, LC., where his practice focuses on estate planning, tax planning, and issues affecting small business. He is a past chairman of both the Estate Planning Section and the Tax Force on Multi-Disciplinary Practice of the Utah State Bar. He is the past President of the Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants, served five years on the AICPA Council and two years on the Uniform Accountancy Act Task Force for AICPA/NASBA. He recently completed a six-year term as Chairman of the Utah Board of Accountancy. Mr. Blackburn has authored two books on estate and financial planning, has drafted several pieces of legislation, and has written numerous published articles and papers on a variety of legal and tax topics. He is a frequent instructor who has taught course in more than 300 cities spread over 47 states in the last 30 years. He received the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant’s Outstanding Instructor Award in 1989, 1999, 2012 and 2013; and was chosen as Utah’s Outstanding CPA in 1997; was elected as a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel in 1993; and has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America each year since 2008. Mr. Blackburn is an adjunct professor at the University of Utah, teaching classes in individual income taxes, partnership taxation, tax strategies, and tax controversy resolution. He received his B.S. degree in accounting magna cum laude from the University of Utah and his J.D. degree from Stanford University.