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21WI-0634: Capitalized Costs and Depreciation (Webinar)

Date Thursday, December 9, 2021
Time 10:00am - 4:00pm
Central Time
Location Online
CPE credits CPE 6.0
Field(s)
of study
Taxes - Technical (6.0)
Fees
Standard Member Fee $219.00
Standard Nonmember Fee $269.00
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Description

From acquisition to disposition, capitalized costs and depreciation can be challenging to understand. Developed to help you gain significant tax savings for your clients, this self-study course offers a comprehensive and practical understanding of the IRS cost and repair regulations dealing with property transactions. Also analyzed in this course are the rules for depreciation, amortization, like-kind exchanges, involuntary conversions, business property sales, and important property-related timing issues and planning opportunities. Course materials include the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) tax reform law.

Who should take this program?

Public accounting staff and senior associates and tax professionals in company finance or tax departments

Major subjects

  • Tax basis of property acquisitions
  • Initial basis of property acquired in an exchange transaction
  • Materials, supplies, repairs, and improvements
  • Accounting method changes
  • Depreciation: MACRS, Section 179, bonus
  • Intangible assets and amortization
  • Organization and start-up costs

Learning objective(s)

  • Calculate the initial tax basis and adjusted tax basis of business property.
  • Determine the tax basis of self-constructed assets.
  • Distinguish between deductible repairs and capitalized improvements under new tax provisions.
  • Classify expenditures properly for tax purposes.
  • Apply recent changes in the tax rules to classification of expenditures and tax result.
  • Recognize deduction recognition issues related to amortization.
  • Understand the fundamentals of the MACRS system of depreciation/cost recovery.
  • Recognize eligibility for immediate Section 179 expensing.

Notes:

Course code Code 21WI-0634
Sponsor AICPA
NASBA ID#: 112891
Level Basic
Format Group Internet Based
Prerequisites Prereq. None
Advance
prep
None
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