TOPIC: 2021 AES TAX UPDATE
DATE: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2021 (!!NEW DATE!!)
9:30AM to 5:00PM
SPEAKER: Mark Merric Accountant Education Service
2021 Tax Guide Included
PRICING: Members: $75/ Non-Members: $125
**This event pricing is a special circumstance reduction due to a change in the schedule, and the switch over to a virtual event from the initially planned live event. take advantage of a great offer!! **
This comprehensive federal Tax Update will cover all new tax legislation, including a comprehensive review of the changes made by the American Rescue Plan Act, Consolidated Appropriations Act, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, and Build Back Better America legislation proposed by the Biden administration; and other new regulations, cases, and rulings in all areas of federal taxation through October 15, 2021.
Discuss the 2021 significant changes for individuals, including the draft copy of the Form 1040 for 2021, the Kiddie Tax calculation, changes to the Earned Income Credit, Child Tax Credit, Child Care Credit, limitation on deductibility of losses under Section 461(l), as well as all 2021 inflation adjusted amounts.
Describe the options for distributions from qualified plans and IRAs and the effect on stretch IRAs as well as repayments for coronavirus-related distributions.
Explain new developments that affect S corporations, LLCs, and partnerships, including an update on the status of the SALT Parity Act, the use of Form 15254 for revoking a section 754 election, and proposed Form 7203 for tracking an S corporation shareholder's basis.
Summarize the most recent tax accounting provisions, including the latest guidance on deferring the recognition of income for advance payments for goods and services as well as the latest automatic method changes for filing a Form 3115.
Describe the latest changes affecting passive activity losses, including the rules that apply to real estate professionals, and applying the passive loss rules to an Airbnb or a VRBO.
Discuss the newly issued final regulations on the deductibility of entertainment expenses, business meals, travel meals, and meals related to an entertainment activity, as well as the guidance issued on meals provided by a restaurant.
Discuss the deduction under Section 199A for qualified business income and how to calculate the deduction and the problems that have been encountered by tax return preparers, including defining a specified service business, safe harbor test of Rev. Proc. 2019-38, alternative options to Rev. Proc. 2019-38, self-leasing rules, and aggregation rules, as well as the changes to Section 199A for 2022.
Describe the latest developments on depreciation; bonus depreciation, Section 179 deduction, qualified improvement property, how to treat QIP placed in service in 2018 and 2019, and the 2021 definition of a luxury auto.
Discuss the current status of the return preparer rules, e-filing requirements, and PTINs, including the pending changes for tax return preparers who are not enrolled agents, CPAs, or attorneys.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This course is for accountants who want to stay up to date on federal income taxation.
**8 CPE Tax**
Program Pre-requisite: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Advanced Preparation: None
Type of Delivery: Group Internet Based
**Registration for this course will close on Friday December 3, 2021 at 5 PM**