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CPE Self-Study

Income Tax Accounting - Tax Staff Essentials

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A complicated accounting model, FASB ASC 740 has been around for a while. But, the rules are becoming more challenging as businesses become more complex. This CPE course will assist you in understanding FASB ASC 740, Income Taxes, and how these rules establish guidelines for accounting for income taxes, including income tax expense, classification of deferred tax accounts, and related disclosures.

In addition to receiving practical case studies to give you a look at how to account for different deferred tax scenarios, this course will also provide you with a comparison of the accounting for income taxes under both U.S. GAAP and IFRS.

Learning Objectives

This course will prepare you to do the following:

  • Recall the principles of FASB ASC 740.
  • Recall how to calculate income tax expense and deferred tax liabilities and assets.
  • Identify steps necessary to determine the valuation allowance.
  • Identify components of proper documentation of deferred income taxes in the work papers, as well as required disclosures within the financial statements.

Key Topics

  • Theoretical concepts of FASB ASC 740
  • Identifying and measuring temporary differences
  • Identifying tax differences and a four-column worksheet
  • Tax benefits for carrybacks and carryforwards
  • Accounting for uncertainty in income taxes
  • Reporting and disclosure under FASB ASC 740
  • FASB ASC 740-20 intraperiod tax allocation
  • Case studies and examples illustrating theory and concepts

Who Will Benefit?

Tax staff and senior associates in public accounting, controllers, and tax directors.

Discounts

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When you log into this website with your AICPA member user account, the section/credential discount will be automatically applied during checkout. Should you have any questions or encounter any issues, please contact the AICPA Service Center at 888-777-7077 or service@aicpa.org.

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About the Authors

Bobby Carmichael ED.D, CPA

Robert F. Carmichael is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant and is a founding member of Blackwood Holdings Group, LLC, a private equity group headquartered in Orlando, FL, with offices in Beverly Hills, CA, and Shanghai, China. As a licensed CPA, Mr. Carmichael has direct experience in tax, forensic accounting, auditing, business valuation, and financial structuring and forecasting. Mr. Carmichael’s professional experience includes mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate development and lending, energy industry financial analysis and forecasting, and the development and implementation of corporate governance policies and procedures. He has led the underwriting and finance of more than $5 billion in commercial debt and equity investments.

Prior to founding Blackwood Holdings Group, LLC, Mr. Carmichael held the position of senior vice president at KeyBank NA, where he was responsible for developing and implementing recovery and disposition strategies for OREO assets and distressed loans located in the Midwest and eastern United States.

Mr. Carmichael started his career with KeyBank by establishing and managing the Commercial Real Estate Capital offices in central and north Florida. Prior to joining KeyBank, Mr. Carmichael held the position of senior vice president at Bank of America, where he was responsible for its real estate development efforts in central Florida. Mr. Carmichael was instrumental in developing and launching the bank’s small business lending program. Earlier in his career, he owned a real estate development company in New York, but got his start in commercial real estate with Caldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate Services in New York City. Mr. Carmichael started his accounting career with Shell Oil Company, where he was responsible for reporting offshore exploration and production financial results. He also led the formation of several offshore oil and gas joint ventures with foreign partners.

About the Publisher

AICPA

About the AICPA The American Institute of CPAs is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 412,000 members in 144 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation, which sets a new standard for global recognition of management accounting.

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