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Americans Abroad: Special Compliance Requirements and Fixing Problems (4173012A)

Date:Thursday, February 8, 2018
Time:2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
(Registration at 2:00 PM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:1.0 Technical Business
Instructor: Philip D. Hodgen
Vendor:California CPA Education Foundation
Course Level:Overview
Early Bird Price:$30.00 FICPA Members, $45.00 Non-Members


Identify the special tax reporting and compliance duties facing Americans abroad or those who own foreign assets. Even routine mutual funds and estate planning may trigger tax and penalty liabilities. Your client's responsibilities as an employee of a foreign company may trigger disclosure requirements. Explore various investment, business and trust structures that clients could have in their foreign countries and related information reporting requirements. Also, learn what IRS programs are available for clients who did not file informational returns in the past and now want to be in compliance with IRS reporting requirements.

  • Recall various international information return filing requirements.
  • Determine potential penalties for noncompliance.
  • Select from various remedies available to your clients.

Major Topics:
  • Information returns for U.S. taxpayers with bank accounts, investments, businesses and trusts in foreign countries.

Who Should Attend:

Tax practitioners advising U.S. taxpayers on foreign tax issues or preparing income tax returns for Americans abroad.


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