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Reporting & filing requirements

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Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Tax and Personal Financial Planning, these learning resources - primarily focused on US tax - are designed to help CPAs understand the knowledge and skills necessary to address the needs of their clients and firms.

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Tax Staff Essentials, Level 1 - New Staff

Level 1 is designed to help beginning staff members develop a strong set of core skills. It focuses on individual and S corporation tax compliance plus professional...

Course – Online Reporting & filing requirements Foundational

Intermediate Individual Taxation

Get the latest practical insights from nationally recognized tax experts. Reinforce your understanding of frequently used principles and receive a wealth of...

Webcast Reporting & filing requirements Intermediate

1040 Tax Return Workshop and Video Course

How to apply the latest changes when preparing federal income tax returns, plus tips on advising individual clients on new developments and tax-saving ideas.

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Reporting & filing requirements Foundational

Intermediate Individual Taxation - Tax Staff Essentials

Updated for Tax Reform, this fast-paced CPE course provides a wealth of tax-planning tips and strategies and addresses key tax return issues to arm you with the latest...

Course – Online Reporting & filing requirements Intermediate

Individual Tax Fundamentals - Tax Staff Essentials

Featuring up-to-date information on critical tax issues, including Tax Reform, this CPE course will ensure your clients receive the most current tax planning and...

Course – Online Reporting & filing requirements Foundational

Marriage Equality: Taxes, Death, and Everything in Between

This item discusses the tax implications of the Internal Revenue Code's recognition of the married status of same-sex couples.

Article Reporting & filing requirements Foundational

Tax Planning Opportunities for Tax Attributes and the Decedent’s Final Tax Return

This article describes tax planning opportunities to be considered for the final income tax return when the client is approaching death.

Article Reporting & filing requirements Intermediate

A Look at the Impact of New Federal Filing Deadlines

Taxing authorities have sought to incorporate adequate lead time into the tax filing process. This article explores the new federal filing deadlines.

Article Reporting & filing requirements Foundational

How to avoid the 10% additional tax on early retirement distributions

This article details how to help clients get money when necessary without incurring the onerous 10% tax on early withdrawals.

Article Withdrawal & distributions Intermediate

Unique Considerations for State Individual Tax Returns Guide

​This guide provides practitioners some of the information they should consider when preparing individual state income tax returns.

Report Reporting & filing requirements Intermediate

Post-Election Tax Update - What Should We Expect with New Leadership?

Hear a post-election analysis from AICPA’s tax policy and advocacy representatives in Washington, D.C.

Webcast Reporting & filing requirements Foundational

Foreign National Income Tax Filing Options Flowchart

This flowchart outlines the considerations for preparing and reviewing returns for the first year foreign nationals are in the U.S. 

Article Reporting & filing requirements Foundational