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Surgent’s Max the Tax: Common 1040 Items (SSTX776/24)

Event Description

During this interactive simulation, you will act as an IRS tax agent tasked with analyzing a tax return with various items flagged for review. After you interview the taxpayers, you must make any necessary changes to the return based on the latest tax legislation. Your goal is to close the examination and ensure the tax return is complete and accurate. Do you have what it takes to “Max the Tax”?

Designed For

Tax practitioners desiring an interactive approach to learn the latest tax legislation


Determine whether any updates are required based on the tax return items flagged for review Understand how recent legislation impacts Form 1040 reporting

Major Subjects

The taxation of cryptocurrency mining The CARES Act Economic Impact Payments and Recovery Rebate Credit The ARPA unemployment compensation exclusion Charitable contributions The Child Tax Credit


Basic knowledge of tax accounting principles