We are moving Online! Prepare for tax season!

Tax professionals will be updated on the most important points of recent legislation such as the CARES Act, SECURE Act, and Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. You will be informed of formal and informal guidelines that has been issued as well as major trends with a view toward tax planning.


Format: Live-Online

When: Dec. 1 & Dec. 3

Cost: $325

Credits: CPE, IRS-appr. CE

IRS CE logo Veteran CPA and instructor Jeff Snyder is back to teach the University of Georgia's Federal Tax Update 2020, the annual tax seminar for tax professionals is offered online on December 1 & 3. This eight-hour session is packed with information you need to be fully updated on the most important issues from the new tax law affecting your individual, partnership, and corporate clients this coming season. Legislative and regulatory developments and major trends and changes in case law will also be discussed. We’ll provide full coverage of all tax implications, with emphasis on tax planning.

Federal Tax Update 2020 is an IRS-approved Continuing Education program. Registration is open for both of the one-day online sessions.

Major Topics:

  • The SECURE Act, including RMD changes, the elimination of the stretch IRA, modification of the kiddie tax rules, and expansion of §529 plans and 401(k) retirement plans for part-time workers
  • The CARES Act and FFCRA, including employer tax credits, SBA loans, and EFMLEA and EPSLA expanded leave programs
  • The CARES Act changes to §163(j), §461(I), and NOL rules
  • Bonus depreciation rules and expansion of §179
  • Is the "Employee vs Independent Contractor" conundrum about to explode?
  • Crypto currency
  • Practice aids, including all the numbers applicable for the current year — inflation-adjusted amounts, mileage rates, retirement contributions, and more
  • The latest issues related to any other late-breaking tax law changes

Who Should Attend?

CPAs, Enrolled Agents, Registered Tax Return Preparers, CFPs, Tax Attorneys, and other tax professionals who need to know the latest tax law changes in all areas of practice.

Course Information

Course Date Info: 

Program dates:

Session times 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Live-Online Session — Register Now
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Event #93512

Live-Online Session — Register Now
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Event #93537

Course Format:

Course Fee(s): 


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Jeff Snyder, CPA, is an alumnus of The Ohio State University and has more than 36 years of experience in public accounting and financial education. Jeff has taught the Federal Tax Update course for over 23 years. In 2017, he was named the James L. McCoy Discussion Leader of the Year by Surgent Professional Education. He consistently receives high evaluations for his enthusiasm, knowledge of accounting and tax information, and his real-life examples and anecdotes.