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Surgent’s Selected Issues in Preparation of 1040 Individual Income Tax Returns (SSTX811/24)

Event Description

This course provides new staff accountants, data processing employees, para-professionals, and bookkeepers a study into some of the more complicated issues they may face in tax return preparation. Updated for impacts of recent legislation, including the Inflation Reduction Act, CARES Act, Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (CAA 2021), ARPA, and TCJA.

Designed For

New staff, rusty or those returning to the profession, who desire to prepare individual returns


Have an overview of passive activity rules Complete a comprehensive Form 1040 Learn about IRA contributions and self-employed retirement plans Complete a comprehensive problem related to computation of an individual’s federal income-tax liability, with filled-in forms

Major Subjects

Business income and expenses IRAs, qualified retirement plans, and Social Security benefits Depreciation and recapture Rental income and expenses, income via Schedule K-1, and loss limitations Alternative Minimum Tax Casualty losses, moving expenses, sale of home, alimony, and penalties