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Introduction to the IRS Position on the Requirements for Same-Sex Couples to File as a Married Couple

Course Price: N/A
CPE Credits
1
Advanced Preparation
None
Course Level
Basic to Intermediate
Prerequisite
Some knowledge of preparing income taxes
IRS CPE
1
NASBA CPE
1
CTEC CPE
1
Author
Paul La Monaca CPA, MST
Course Description

This course reviews the position of the IRS and Treasury on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) after the Windsor Supreme Court Decision. It reviews the opportunities and challenges of a filing status of married joint.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course the attendee will be able to:

  • Identify possible tax implications as a result of the United States v. Windsor case
  • Ascertain opportunities and traps of how to treat federal recognition of any valid marriage for tax purposes
  • Explain tax transactions such as retirement accounts, transfer between spouses, gift-splitting, trusts, and S corporations
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Your certificate will be emailed to you within 10 business days of the completion of the course.

Administration:
Refunds
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Disclaimer
  • materials and presentations are intended to stimulate thought and discussion and to provide attendees useful ideas and guidance in the areas of federal taxation and administration. These materials as well as the comments of the instructors do not constitute and should not be treated as tax advice regarding the use of any tax procedure, tax planning technique, device or suggestion, or any of the tax consequences associated with them.
  • Although the NSTP has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the materials and the seminar presentation, neither the author, the presenter nor the National Society of Tax Professionals assumes any responsibility for any individual’s reliance on the written or oral information presented during the presentation. Each attendee should verify independently all statements made in the materials, and during the seminar presentation, before applying them to a particular fact pattern and should determine independently the tax and other consequences of using any device, technique, or suggestion before recommending the same to a client or implementing the same on behalf of a client, or on the attendee’s own behalf.
  • materials & presentations are fully protected under copyright law. Any attempt to copy for resale, distribution, or use other than personal use for tax preparation will be fully prosecuted of the law.
Testing Policy
  • require a test for CPE. 3 attempts are allowed.
  • You have 1 (one) year from date of purchase to complete the course by taking the test.
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