|Author :||Danny C Santucci, JD|
|CPE Credits :||2.0|
|IRS Credits :||2|
|Passing Score :||70%|
|Primary Subject-Field Of Study:||
Taxes - Taxes for Course Id 242
This CPE tax course examines and explains the basics of corporate taxation. The focus is on regular or C corporations, their formation, and operation under tax law. The advantages and disadvantage of corporations are examined; incorporation and capitalization issues are discussed; and, basic tax rates and specialty taxes are reviewed. The tax treatment of operational expenses and deductions are outlined; and accounting periods and methods are explored. Finally, the dangers of multiple corporations and corporate distributions are highlighted.
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|Prerequisites :||General understanding of federal income taxation.|
|Experience Level :||Overview|
|Additional Contents :||Complete, no additional material needed.|
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|Advance Preparation :||None.|
|Delivery Method :||Self-Study|
|Intended Participants :||Anyone needing Continuing Professional Education (CPE).|
|Revision Date :||18-Aug-2017|
|NASBA Course Declaration :||Participants must complete the final examination within one year of purchase and with a minimum passing grade of 70% or better to receive CPE credit unless otherwise noted on the Course History page (i.e. California Ethics must score 90% or better). After logging in click on the Course History links on your My Courses page for the Begin date and Expire date for the Final Exam.|
|Approved Audience :||
NASBA QAS - NASBA Registry - IRS Enrolled Agents - 242
|Keywords :||Taxes, Corporate, Taxation, Mini, Course, cpe, cpa, online course|
|Learning Objectives :||
As a result of studying the assigned materials, you should be able to meet the objectives listed below.ASSIGNMENT
* PSC corporations
* Small business stock exclusion
* Start-up & organizational expenses
* Alternative minimum tax
* Capital gains & losses
* Accumulated earnings
* Accounting periods & methods
2. Identify 351 requirements for tax free incorporation, recognize the impact of the transfer of money, property or both by prospective shareholders, and determine the availability of 1244 for stock losses and 195 for amortization of start-up expenditures.
3. Identify the corporate alternative minimum tax noting the small corporation exemption, specify the corporate tax consequences of capital gains and losses, and recognize ways to avert the accumulated earnings trap noting the potential use of the accumulated earnings credit.
4. Determine accounting periods and methods available to corporations and specify the tax consequences of liquidating property distributions.
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