Total Credits: 8 including 8 Taxes - Technical
The arrival of 2018 changed the tax world for practitioners and their clients. Welcome the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Individual changes, rate changes, deduction changes, pass-through changes, corporate changes, international changes, estate and gift tax changes and changes we thought might be made that weren’t. Lots of open questions. Lots of uncertainty. New forms and new challenges are coming New regulations are most definitely coming.
The Supreme Court is hearing a case that could change the ability of states to tax internet commerce. We are continuing to implement the demise of TEFRA audit rules and the advent of the Partnership Representative and his sweeping powers at audit.
For practitioners, it’s a challenge to stay current or ahead of the curve! This ACPEN course will include a panel of national tax practitioners and experts reviewing the latest legislative and regulatory developments affecting individuals, corporations and other business entities.
The panel will focus on providing practical advice useful to practitioners during the upcoming tax season.
Of course, the panel will also explain the latest IRS initiatives, new regulations, revenue rulings and court decisions that impact the way you advise your clients.
We can give you the best information anywhere on current tax issues…current to the day of the broadcast! Explore in detail the latest statutory, regulatory and judicial developments impacting tax issues. Get the latest details and all the developments in this up-to-the minute tax program that you won't want to miss.
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Linda Bradley McKee, PhD, CPA is an Associate Professor Emeritus in the Accounting and Legal Studies department at the College of Charleston and has more than fourteen years’ experience in public accounting with local and national CPA firms. She brings a unique background of years teaching and real-life experiences in public accounting to the classroom. Linda has published numerous articles and is a past member of the American Accounting Association, the American Taxation Association, the Charleston (SC) Tax Roundtable (formerly Program Director) and the Charleston (SC) Estate Planning Council (formerly President). She has taught graduate tax courses in the taxation of pass-through entities, tax research, corporate tax, estate tax, and the taxation of business entities. She earned a Master of Science in Accounting from Texas Tech University in 1977 and a Ph.D. in Accounting from the University of North Texas in 1993. Linda has been a frequent part of ACPEN’s Annual Tax Updates.
Bruce McGovern is a tenured member of the faculty at South Texas College of Law Houston, where he also serves as Director of the school’s Low Income Taxpayer Clinic. Previously, he served for many years as the school’s Vice President and Associate Dean for Academic Administration. He received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and his law degree from Fordham University School of Law. After law school, he served as a judicial clerk for Judge Thomas Meskill on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York. He then practiced law with the law firm of Covington & Burling in Washington, D.C. He subsequently earned an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he taught as a visiting faculty member before joining the faculty at South Texas College of Law Houston.
Professor McGovern teaches and writes in the areas of business organizations and taxation. His courses include Federal Income Taxation, U.S. Taxation of International Transactions, Partnership and Subchapter S Taxation, and Federal Tax Procedure. He frequently speaks on recent developments in federal income taxation. Professor McGovern is a member of the Council of the State Bar of Texas Tax Section, a former Chair of the Houston Bar Association Section of Taxation, and a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel.
C. Clinton Davis, Jr., CPA, JD, is with the law firm of Krage & Janvey, LLP in downtown Dallas. He graduated cum laude from the SMU Dedman School of Law in 1980 and first in his graduating class from Northwestern State University of Louisiana in 1977 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. He was first licensed in Florida as an attorney in 1980 and then in Texas in 1982.
He has been a licensed CPA in Texas since 1980. He has been Board Certified in TaxLaw by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1988. He has been named as a Super Lawyer, a Top Attorney in Texas by Texas Monthly, one of the Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine and a Top Rated Lawyer by the Dallas Morning News, all in the tax area. Clint has in the past been an author and discussion leader for numerous CPE courses for the Texas Society of CPAs.
Clint also speaks before various bar associations and accounting conferences and is a frequent presenter and moderator on the Accounting Continuing Professional Education Network. Clint primarily represents high net worth individuals and closely held businesses with much of his time devoted to real estate tax planning, implementation of S corporation ESOPs, mergers and acquisitions and private foundations.
Roger W. Lusby, III CPA, CMA, AEP, is in charge of coordinating tax services for Frazier & Deeter, LLC clientele in Atlanta, Georgia. His responsibilities include a review of a variety of individual, estate and corporate tax returns and assisting clients in tax planning, financial planning, executive compensation and stock option planning, estate and succession planning, and international tax planning for the Firm?s clients primarily in the real estate, hospitality and service industries. Prior to joining the Firm, Roger was a tax supervisor with an international accounting firm. He has served in numerous leadership positions for many professional organizations including the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Certified Management Accountants, American Association of Individual Investors, International Association of Financial Planners, Atlanta Tax Forum, and the Atlanta Estate Planning Council. Roger has presented numerous highly-rated training courses and seminars as an adjunct faculty member and CPE Speaker on a variety of topics including estate, stock option, and S corporation planning and has published many articles on these and other topics. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree, cum laude, from Berry College, Mt. Berry, Georgia in 1979, his Master of Taxation degree from Georgia State University in 1983, and has earned the Accredited Estate Planner Designation
James A. Smith, CPA, CGMA, serves as Managing Director of Smith, Jackson, Boyer & Bovard, PLLC, a Dallas Certified Public Accounting firm. He practices extensively in tax compliance, planning and controversy representation for individuals and entrepreneurial businesses. He also is engaged in the preparation, compilation and review of financial statements; exit strategy planning for entrepreneurs; merger and acquisition planning and transactions; and forensic accounting and litigation services. Mr. Smith served as Chair of the Texas Society of CPAs (TSCPA) for the 2007-2008 year, and as a member of its Professional Standards and Federal Tax Policy Committees since their inception. He served as a member of the AICPA Council 2007 through 2011 and from 2012 through 2015. He also served as an appointed member of two of the AICPA’s key standard setting committees: the Accounting and Review Services Committee from 2008 through 2011 and the Tax Practice Responsibilities Committee, 2014 to 2017.
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