This course will satisfy the required 20 hours of Continuing Education for California Tax Preparers, and will cover the required topics of ethics, federal updates, federal tax law, and California-specific tax law.
This 18 hour course will satisfy the IRS requirements for AFSP participants' continuing education. The course will cover general Federal tax issues, tax preparer ethics, and Annual Federal Tax Refresher (AFTR) topics, including important changes to tax policy under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
This 24-hour course is a great refresher for enrolled agents, and will satisfy the ethics requirement as you complete one-third of your CE requirements. In this course, we'll cover important topics like the requirements for filing status; what qualifies as gross income and must be included on a tax return; how to make the appropriate income adjustments for clients; specific schedules that client may require; and an updated discussion of the credits available to taxpayers in 2018.
We'll conclude the course with an Ethics class specifically for tax preparers. This class will examine the definition of ethics, pivotal terms used in that discussion, and the taxpayer bill of rights.
In this class we will specifically address California tax law. We will start with an overview of the federal tax changes which will affect 2018 tax returns, and look at how California does or does not conform to them.