AICPA's Annual Federal Tax Update

Wednesday, December 15 7:30am - 3:00pm

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Webinar, UT 00000

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8.00 Credits

Member Price $200.00

Non-Member Price $345.00


Save time and keep current on the latest tax developments! This comprehensive course covers all legislative, judicial, and IRS developments of the past year with a focus on implementation and compliance. Discover how to effectively and confidently complete tax planning and compliance engagements. Cover current developments affecting individuals (including those regarding income, deductions and losses, tax calculations, individual credits, filing matters), business entities (including those regarding S Corporations and their shareholders, C Corporations, partnerships), estates and trusts, retirement plans, and more.


• Return preparation applications
• Strategies for tax savings
• Business entity changes
• IRS administrative issues, compliance, and new forms
• Court cases settled in the last year that provide tax return guidance
• Position authority
• IRS rulings, procedures and notices for the last year
• New tax return disclosures


Two years of tax experience

Designed For

Public accounting senior associates, managers, and partners; tax professionals in company finance or tax departments


• Identify planning strategies and compliance actions resulting from the latest changes to federal tax statutes, regulations, cases, and rulings



Michael Blackburn

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.

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Non-Member Price $345.00

Member Price $200.00