Seminars 2019-07-02T23:41:58+00:00

AFIT Summer Seminar July 25, 2019

TIME
CLASS
CPE
INSTRUCTOR
8:15 to 9 AM
Doors Open/Registration
9:00 to 9:10
Welcome
Jason Silver
9:10 to 10:00
ADOR Update
1 hour AZ
Taxes
Dr Grant Nülle
10:20 to 11:10
Ethics and Due Diligence
in light of TCJA
1 hour Ethics
Gregg Goodsell, E.A.
11:15 to 12:05
Succession Planning for
Tax Professionals
1 hour General
Knowledge
Jack Wood, E.A.
12:05 to 1:15
Lunch
TAS Presentation
1 hour Federal
Update
Caroline Ware, IRS TAS
1:20 to 2:10
Audit Reconsideration
vs OIC based on
doubt as to liability
or
IRS Transcript and
Technology
1 hour Federal
Law
1 hour Federal
Law
Jason Silver
Aaron Blau, CPA, E.A.
2:15 to 3:05
Wayfair and Arizona
Implications
or
Update on LLC and
Partnership requeriments
1 hour AZ
Taxes
1 hour Federal
Update
James Barash, CPA
Scott DeWald, Attorney
3:25 to 4:15
Panel
– Still in the Woods
– How are practitioners
preparing returns
when having to deal with
S-corporation unreasonable
comp, rental safe harbor,
parking lot issue
1 hour
Federal
Update
Thala Taperman
Rolnick, CPA.
Greg Goodsell, EA.
Yesinia Barraza
Simmons, CPA, MTax.
William R Boyd, CPA.
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Upcoming Seminar on July 25, 2019

AFIT WINTER TAX SEMINAR

January 24, 2019
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Black Canyon Conference Center
9440 N. 25 th Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85021
Please note: Speakers and Subjects are subject to
change based on availability of speaker.

8:15 AM – 9:00 AM DOORS OPEN / REGISTRATION
9:00 AM – 9:10 AM  WELCOME
9:10 AM – 10:00 AM ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE – UPDATE
Tom Johnson – AZ DOR
10:20 AM – 11:10 AM SECTION 199A – WHAT WE HAVE LEARNED AND NOT LEARNED FROM THE PROPOSED REGULATIONS
Thala Taperman Rolnick – CPA
OR
HOW TAX PROFESSIONALS CAN HELP THEIR CLIENTS MEET COLLEGE FINANCIAL NEEDS
Al Anderson – CFP
11:15 AM – 12:05 PM ARIZONA’S NEW RULES FOR LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES AND THE IMPACT ON ENTITY CONSIDERATIONS AND OWNERS
Tracy Essig – Attorney
12:05 PM – 1:15 PM Lunch – TAXPAYER ADVOCATE SERVICE – UPDATE
Caroline E. Ware – Local Taxpayer Advocate
1:20 PM – 2:10 PM PARTNERSHIP AUDIT RULE CHANGES AND 2018 RETURNS
Edward Zollars – CPA
2:15 PM – 3:05 PM GETTING QUEASY OVER ARIZONA’S PAID SICK TIME LAW
Laura J. Hamblin – Attorney
OR
BENEFICIARY DESIGNATIONS – IT MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE
Chuck Schwartz – CFP
3:25 PM – 4:15 PM PANEL: EMERGING ISSUES AND HOT TOPICS
Jason Silver (Facilitator) – Attorney

5 hours CPE – Tax Law; 2 hours CPE – Update;
NOTE: Some sessions focused solely on Arizona state tax issues may not qualify
for Enrolled Agent Circular 230 CPE credit.

SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, July 25, 2019
AFIT’s Summer Tax Seminar

Why you should attend this AFIT Winter Tax Seminar:
DRAFT as of 9-28-2018
  • Timely Topics presented by knowledgeable practitioners.
  • Choice of Topics: At the mid-morning and afternoon time slots, attendees will choose from FOUR different presentations.
  • An opportunity to meet one-on-one with Taxpayer Advocate Service staff to help resolve problem cases. BE SURE TO HAVE A COPY OF PROPERLY-EXECUTED FORM 2848 POA!
  • Two representatives from AZ DOR Collection Division will be on site to assist with problem cases. BE SURE TO HAVE PROPERLY-EXECUTED FORM 285 AUTHORIZING REPRESENTATION!
  • Downloadable course materials: AFIT will make available downloadable seminar materials for ALL technical topics to save on your laptop, tablet or similar electronic device. If you wish, you may print out the materials for your future reference.
  • Easy on-line registration
  • State of the art conference facility
  • Excellent food choices – Lunch & breaks are included!
  • Parking is convenient, safe and free
  • OUTSTANDING NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES
  • GREAT CPE VALUE
  • A Discount for Early Registration: Register and pay on or before Tuesday, January 15th and save 10%.

Seminar cost: $140 ($125 on or before January 15, 2019) Last day for registration: January 17, 2019 by 11:00 PM

Cancellation policy: Full refund (less 10% administrative fee) if requested 10 or more days prior to seminar (January 15, 2019 or prior).
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