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Individual Tax Fundamentals

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    Individual Tax Fundamentals 09:00 am - 05:00 pm ET Product #: VITF013
    Add to Calendar 07/28/2017 09:00:00 07/28/2017 17:00:00 America/New_York AICPA Webcast: Individual Tax Fundamentals
    This webcast provides participants up-to-date information on critical tax issues, giving them an outstanding foundation in the federal tax arena for individuals.
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    AICPA Member: $249.00
    Non-Member: $319.00

This webcast is part of the Tax Staff Essentials program.

This webcast provides participants up-to-date information on critical tax issues, giving them an outstanding foundation in the federal tax arena for individuals. Ensure your clients receive the most current tax planning and tax-saving strategies for their tax plans.

Topics Discussed

  • Filing requirements and personal exemptions
  • Gross income inclusions, exclusions, and adjustments
  • Travel and entertainment
  • Standard and itemized deductions
  • Tax and tax credits
  • 0.9% Medicare Payroll Tax
  • 3.8% Net Investment Income Tax

Learning Objectives

When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Determine the filing status and interpret the filing requirements for individual taxpayers
  • Determine gross income inclusions and exclusions around dividends and interest
  • Differentiate the taxability of deferred income, Social Security benefits, and other taxable income
  • Apply the specific rules for the deductibility of travel and entertainment expenses as they relate to business or rental transactions in preparing income tax returns
  • Recognize Education related expenses and the rules for Health Savings Accounts
  • Distinguish between standard and itemized deductions including medical expenses, interest, taxes, charitable contributions, theft losses, and miscellaneous deductions
  • Gather the necessary information required to include tax credits on an individual tax return
  • Recognize when the Medicare Payroll Tax will impact an individual
  • Identify the applicability of the Medicare tax on Net Investment Income

Who Should Attend This Event?

CPAs and accountants new to taxation.

Important Information on Your CPE Credit

Discounts

Group Viewing Option

Gather the team together and attend this webcast as a group. Each attendee will earn CPE Credit. Enter the number of attendees in the quantity box above.

Number of Attendees Non-Member Member

1 - 4

$319 $249

5 - 9

$289 $225

10 - 20

$269 $209

21 +

$255 $199

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Speaker Bio

Pamela Davis-Vaughn, CPA
Individual Practitioner / Painted Post, New York

Pamela J. Davis-Vaughn is a general practitioner providing accounting, tax, and consulting services to clients across the United States from her office in Painted Post, New York. She has designed and taught undergraduate and graduate courses in state and local tax at Texas universities, including Baylor and Texas Tech, and has been a highly rated speaker at the Controller's Roundtable, a sponsored event for controllers of automobile dealerships in Texas.

Pam has over 25 years of experience in both public and private accounting sectors. Her public experience ranges from a Big Four firm where she assisted several Fortune 500 companies in restructuring their operations to provide state income and franchise tax savings, participated on the mergers and acquisitions team, and served as the Southwest Area Employment Tax practice leader to providing tax consulting services for closely held businesses of a 16-partner, 100-staff Dallas CPA firm. Her experience in the private sector as CFO of a Dallas based manufacturer servicing the telecom industry and Tax and Accounting Manager of a large independent oil and gas company provides her with significant insight into the challenges faced by those practicing in industry.

Pam holds a BS degree in Business and Accounting from the University of Kansas, an MBA from Wichita State University, and has completed post-graduate work in International Tax at New York University. She holds a license to practice in Kansas, Texas, and New York.

In addition to her accounting practice, Pam and her husband, Darryl, are owners of One Main Place Farms, an organic farming operation located in upstate New York.

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