Target Audience: CPAs, EAs, Annual Filing Season Program Participants
Field of Study: Taxation (NASBA); Federal Tax/Tax Related Matters (IRS)
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT: THE IRS ACCEPTS THIS SEMINAR FOR ONE (1) CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT FOR ENROLLED AGENTS (EA) AND ANNUAL FILING SEASON PROGRAM (AFSP) PARTICIPANTS. Others, PLEASE CONSULT WITH YOUR RESPECTIVE STATE LICENSING AGENCY REGARDING ACCEPTABILITY OF THIS CREDIT.
Note: the credit received from this seminar qualifies as continuing education that is required to obtain the voluntary AFSP – record of completion. however, this website does not offer the AFSP annual federal tax refresher (AFTR) course.
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DISCLAIMER: THIS SEMINAR WAS FILMED AT NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND, ON JULY 18, 2018, AND THE INFORMATION WAS CORRECT AT THE TIME OF RECORDING.
The IRS Wage and Investment Division presented this seminar at the 2018 IRS Nationwide Tax Forum.
This session will discuss new head-of-household requirements, the expansion of due diligence to returns claiming head-of-household filing status, changes to child tax credit, including the increase of the credit amount and the Social Security number requirement, and the repeal of personal and dependent exemptions.
By the end of this presentation, you will be able to:
• Determine the meaning of a “Refundable Credit”
• Identify eligibility requirements for the Credit for Other Dependents
• Differentiate between CTC, ACTC and ODC
• Identify Common errors in complying with due diligence
• List the resources available in the IRS.GOV Tax Preparer Tool Kit
No prerequisites or advanced preparation are required for this seminar.