2020/21 Federal Only Tax Update Webinar (December 2 and 3)
December 2 and 3
8:30 a.m. to Noon Pacific Time
Be ready for tax season, armed with a 300+ page reference guide you’ll use all year.
It’s been a crazy tax year: again! Be ready to finalize all the employment tax credits, PPP forgiveness paperwork, and be ready for beneficial new pension laws. Also review all the other new cases and rulings that came up this year.
- Reconcile economic impact payments, and see when an EIP must be returned to the IRS
- Use the new above-the-line charitable contribution
- Return tuition or room and board to a §529 plan
- Learn about the repeal of the kiddie tax and elections
- Compute the taxability of UI and leave benefits
- Amend for retroactive individual extenders
Pensions — BIG changes
- Consider IRA contributions after age 70 ½
- Learn about options for clients taking penalty-free distributions:
- Choices for reporting income
- When to pay back
- New rules for plan loans
- Understand and tax plan for new inherited IRA rules
- New for 2020: Set up your 2020 pension plan in 2021
- Plan for new RMD rules
- Claim pension-related business credits
- Having a child? Get a penalty-free distribution
- Retroactively claim these TCJA changes:
- NOL carrybacks under the CARES Act
- Qualified improvement property election
- Excess business loss limitations
- See five elections available for the business interest limitation
- Finalize PPP loan forgiveness applications, and see how to handle unforgiven debt
- Take all available payroll tax benefits under FFCRA and CARES:
- Employer-paid sick and family leave
- Postponed payroll tax payments
- Employee retention credit
- Get a brief overview of amending partnership returns
IRS practice and procedures
- Get the status of IRS installment payments and OICs
- See what functions the IRS still doesn’t have
- Understand statute of limitations extensions on collections and audits
Use Spidell’s multiple pages of Families First and CARES Acts charts all filing season to quickly answer your questions.
Two easy ways to order:
Call us at (714) 776-7850 or order online!
Customer service representatives available Monday — Friday 7:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m. PT.
Frequently Asked Questions
|Will a print book be available?||No||No||No|
|Is an exam required for credit?||No||Yes||Yes|
|Can I answer attendance monitoring polls for live CPE?||Yes||No||No|
|Can I start and stop the course when I want?||No||Yes||Yes|
|Will I get a recording of the lecture?||Yes||Yes||No|
|Can I chat my questions to Spidell staff?||Yes||No||No|
|Can I have access to the PowerPoint slides?||Yes||Yes||No|
|Will I receive an updated PDF manual and follow-up letter after the course?||Yes||Yes||Yes|
COVID-19 and our seminars
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we will not have live seminars. Our webinars will have the same high-quality speakers and a top-quality PDF manual you’ll use all year.
|EA||8 Fed Update|
|CRTP (CTEC)||8 Fed Update|
|Attorney||6.75 General MCLE|
Course level: Update
General tax preparation knowledge is required.
CFPs do not receive credit for this course.
Attendees of the 2020/21 Federal and California Tax Update webinar or self-study are not eligible for continuing education credit for this course.
This course is designed to meet the requirements for 8 hours of continuing education for CPAs; 8 hours of Federal Update for EAs; 8 hours of Federal Update for CRTPs; and 6.75 hours of General MCLE credit for attorneys.
Can’t attend the live webinar?
Guarantee of excellence
Your satisfaction is our priority. If you are not completely satisfied with this course in any way, we will provide you with a full refund, hassle-free. Guaranteed.
Register now for Spidell’s Federal Only Tax Update webinar and receive Spidell’s Tax Planning Client Letter and Checklist*, so you can help your clients and get an early start on work that will go into next year.
*Please allow 2 business days for e-mail delivery of your Tax Planning Client Letter and Checklist. You can call our customer service representatives at (714) 776-7850 to receive a copy immediately after your order is placed.
Sign up for our Tax Update, and for only $69 more get the 2020/21 Bonus CPE: Federal Tax Review Self-Study† good for up to 8 hours of additional credit.
Order online or call (714) 776-7850.
How to order online:
- Add the 2020/21 Federal Only Tax Update Webinar to your cart.
- Add the 2020/21 Bonus CPE: Federal Tax Review Self-Study online version to your cart.
- Enter coupon code BONUS20 at checkout. The coupon code is case sensitive.
†Online version only. Available within 10 business days of course completion date. Online self-study is $89 when purchased separately.
- 8 hours of CPE for one attendee. (Additional CPE is not available for this course. All attendees must purchase the webinar in order to receive CPE.)
- Searchable e-version of the PDF manual and PowerPoint slides.
- One person may watch and listen on one computer.
You must have computer speakers to listen to this webinar
We will refund 100% of your webinar registration if you cancel by noon Pacific Time, five business days before the webinar.
This course has been designed to meet the requirements of the IRS Return Preparer Office; including sections 10.6 and 10.9 of Department of Treasury’s Circular No. 230 (Provider No. CRA7E); the California State Board of Accountancy; the California Bar Association; and the California Tax Education Council. This does not constitute an endorsement by these groups. The State Boards of Accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints or refunds, contact Spidell Publishing at 714-776-7850. Spidell Publishing, Inc. has been approved by the California Tax Education Council to offer continuing education courses that count as credit towards the annual “continuing education” requirement imposed by the State of California for CTEC Registered Tax Preparers. A listing of additional requirements to renew tax preparer registration may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA 95812-2890, or by phone at 877-850-2832, or on the internet at www.CTEC.org.
Spidell Publishing, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This webinar is designed to meet the requirements for the specified number of hours of continuing education for the California Board of Accountancy. Level: Update. Field of Study: Taxes. Delivery method: Group Internet-Based. For more information regarding administrative policies, such as complaints or refunds, contact Spidell Publishing at (714) 776-7850. General tax preparation knowledge is required.