Stuart Sobel

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Stu Sobel is the consummate Instructor with 30 years IRS experience; co-authored the IRS Examination Standards Manual; taught at major universities; had a nationally syndicated radio program and published four books on taxation. Stu has provided continuing education to more than 25,000 CPAs, Attorneys, Enrolled Agents and Non-Profits Members/Directors.

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Course Description

The depressed economy has had a devastating impact on the construction industry making it imperative for tax practitioners to assist their clients to obtain all of the tax benefits that are available to them.

This 2-hour live webinar addresses many of the most relevant tax issues applicable to the construction industry. It will cover the basics of the tax law and will provide insight into tax planning tools that can produce real benefits for clients.

Topics Covered

• Accounting methods and proper tax reporting
• Procedures for changes in accounting methods
• Capitalization of indirect costs for long-term contracts
• Independent contractor versus employee classification
• Tax credits
• Accumulated Earnings Tax
• Potential upcoming tax legislation impacting the construction industry
• Bankruptcy issues
• Insolvency issues
• Qualified real property indebtedness
• Miscellaneous
   o Industry codes
   o IRS sources of assistance

Learning Objectives

• Identify significant tax issues and apply them to the construction industry
• Assist clients with tax planning issues
• Determine whether workers are employees or independent contractors
• Advise clients with bankruptcy or insolvency issues about tax avoidance

Table of Contents

Welcome CPE

  1. Mission Completed  1. Construction Industry Tax Issues (100 minutes)


NASBA field of study: 2 hours CPE Credit


Trainer: Stuart P Sobel

Type: OnDemand

Level: Beginner

Subject: Construction Industry Industry Specific Tax Accounting Tax Reporting

Duration: 1 Hour 41 Mintues

Released: June 26, 2014

Register Price: $39.00

Register With NASBA: $79.00


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