Tax Research: Intermediate

Tuesday, July 05, 2022
Webcast or Webinar, Online
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (opens at 12:30PM) EST
1Credits
Technical Business

Registration is Closed

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Members
$49.00 Regular Price
Non-Members
$64.00 Regular Price
Course Type: Webcast
Course Code: 22/CX31682
Level: Intermediate
Vendor: CPA Crossings, LLC
Field of Study: Taxes

Overview:

Answering clients' tax questions accurately and on time is a key challenge for tax practitioners. Through simple, plain language explanations and examples, this course will help practitioners perform tax research more efficiently by describing the structure of the primary sources, highlighting the difference between primary and secondary sources and describing the steps in the tax research process. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

Objectives:

After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Identify the circumstances when a client may want to consider requesting a private letter ruling
  • Differentiate between primary and secondary pieces of authority
  • Illustrate the steps to the tax research process and the parts of a tax research memorandum

Major Topics:

The major topics covered in this class include:

  • Tax Code Hierarchy
  • Organization of an Internal Revenue Code Section
  • Special Rules for IRC Citation
  • Citing Other Primary Authority
  • Private Letter Rulings
  • Primary Vs Secondary Authority
  • Secondary Sources of Authority
  • Steps in the Tax Research Process
  • Research Memoranda

Major Topics:

The major topics covered in this class include:

  • Tax Code Hierarchy
  • Organization of an Internal Revenue Code Section
  • Special Rules for IRC Citation
  • Citing Other Primary Authority
  • Private Letter Rulings
  • Primary Vs Secondary Authority
  • Secondary Sources of Authority
  • Steps in the Tax Research Process
  • Research Memoranda

Designed For:

CPAs, Controllers, Accountants, Tax Practitioners and Enrolled Agents who are looking to improve their research skills and understanding of the composition of the Internal Revenue Code

Prerequisties:

Working knowledge of basic tax law structure
CPE sponsors

The Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: NASBARegistry.org