Income Tax Planning
MGMT X 430.513
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This course emphasizes problem-solving methodology that includes case studies on the fundamentals of individual income taxation and the tax consequences for various forms of business.
Please note: This accelerated course is restricted to students in the Personal Financial Planning: Accelerated Online certificate program only.
What you can learn.
- Learn a client-centered problem-solving methodology that includes basic income tax concepts and terminology, and tax calculations
- Understand tax consequences for tax-advantaged investments, employee compensation issues, for property acquisitions, securities, and special tax considerations
About this course:
This course emphasizes the fundamentals of individual income taxation, the tax implications of various types of businesses, tax-advantaged investments, employee compensation issues and planning, alternative minimum tax, tax traps, and more. The in-depth curriculum, which includes the use of textbooks and study guides, provides a client-centered, problem-solving methodology that includes case studies, homework assignments, application projects, and group study. The major topics covered are: -+ Income Tax Concepts, Basic Terminology & Tax Calculations -+ Tax Accounting & Forms of Business -+ Income Tax Aspects of Property Acquisitions & Introduction to Property Dispositions -+ Income Tax Aspects of the Disposition of Property -+ Passive Activity Losses & Related Topics -+ Income Tax Aspects of Securities, and Tax Planning for the Family -+ Tax Law Research & Special Income Tax Considerations