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Tax Section Membership

Tax Section Membership can make your life easier by providing a variety of technical resources developed by CPAs as well as insider information from regulators and legislators that only our Tax team in Washington, DC, is able to get.

  • 2016 Advanced Personal Financial Planning Conference
    January 18-20, 2016
    Las Vegas, NV
    Recommended CPE Credit: 23

    This conference is imperative for financial planning professionals. This conference will provide you with strategies and cutting-edge information and guidance on the following topics: Investment Management, Practice Management, Wealth Management and Eldercare/Retirement.

  • AICPA Sophisticated Tax Planning for Your Wealthy Clients
    Nov 16 - Nov 17, 2015
    Boston, MA
    Recommended CPE Credit: 17.5
    Learn the latest techniques to help your wealthy clients retain, accumulate and transfer wealth. Experts will share cutting-edge strategies and changing government regulations that affect your wealthy clients


  • Social Security and Medicare: Maximizing Retirement Benefits
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4
    Attend this course to learn what matters, cover real-world situations and use the tools provided to advise your clients to make optimal decisions when it comes to Social Security and Medicare.
  • Capitalized Costs and Depreciation: Key Issues and Answers
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4
    Gain a comprehensive and practical understanding of the various complex tax laws dealing with property transactions from acquisition to disposition. This course provides analysis of the rules dealing with depreciation, amortization, like-kind exchanges, involuntary conversions and sale of property.

  • Health Care Reform Act: Critical Tax and Insurance Ramifications
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4
    This seminar will help you better understand the impact of the Act so you can describe to your clients how health care and paying for coverage will change in the future.

  • Taxation Essentials of LLCs and Partnerships
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 8
    This course addresses the tax consequences of the most common transactions engaged in by LLCs and partnerships.

  • Smart Tax Planning Strategies for Individuals
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4
    Make sure your clients are protecting themselves from the onslaught of higher taxes. Get the latest techniques for building and conserving wealth through proactive tax-planning and investment strategies. Completely updated for tax law changes, this course will bring you up-to-date on the latest strategies which will keep more money in the hands of your clients and make you look like a hero!

  • IRS Disputes: Identifying Options
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4
    Gain the powerful knowledge and understanding you need to stand up to the IRS. Learn what may trigger an audit, how to negotiate with the IRS, settle an appeal, and qualify for an IRS collection program. Represent your client with confidence, and evaluate your client’s best options for dealing effectively with the IRS.

  • 2015 AICPA National Tax Conference
    November 2-3, 2015
    Washington, D.C.
    Recommended CPE Credit: 18
    Tax laws and legislation are in a constant state of flux—predicting what’s coming, knowing how to plan, and explaining critical details to your clients are challenges you face every day.  This conference clarifies these constant changes, so you can deliver trusted expertise to your clients and organizations.

  • AICPA Conference on Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual
    May 24 - May 25, 2016
    Las Vegas, NV
    Recommended CPE Credit: 19 (est.)
    Led by prominent tax experts, this conference will update you and discuss the latest tax issues that impact your high-income clients.


  • The CPA's Role in Buying or Selling a Business
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4
    Obtain a keen overview of the transaction, in addition to specific tax and accounting technical advice, so you can be the key adviser for a client or employer buying or selling a business.

  • Annual Tax Update: Corporations and Pass-Through Entities
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 8
    Be prepared before the tax season starts! Find out about the latest federal tax law changes, court decisions, and IRS pronouncements related to partnerships, LLCs, and C and S Corporations.

  • Tax Practice Monthly: Responding to Requests to Verify Tax Information
    Date: October 22, 2015
    Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM ET
    Recommended CPE Credit: 1
    Join us for a review of the rules regarding use and disclosure of tax information for purposes other than the preparation of the tax return. We will provide an overview of tax practitioners' responsibilities under the Internal Revenue Code and related AICPA professional standards.

  • Tax Ethics: A Comprehensive Review for CPAs in Practice
    Date: October 28, 2015
    Time: 01:00 PM - 02:45 PM ET
    Recommended CPE Credit: 2
    In this webcast, you will learn about ethical requirements that tax CPAs must adhere to by reviewing the AICPA's Statements on Standards for Tax Services (SSTSs) and other ethical standards.

  • Accountants Liability - Raise your Risk IQ (Tax Focus)
    Date: November 17, 2015
    Time: 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM ET
    Recommended CPE Credit: 3
    This interactive online learning session will provide you with risk management techniques to incorporate into your daily practice.

  • Tax Practice Monthly: Gearing Up for Tax Season
    Date: November 19, 2015
    Time: 01:00 PM - 02:45 PM ET
    Recommended CPE Credit: 2
    Time to get ready for tax season! As we do each year in November, we have extended our “hour” so we can cover additional topics and expand the Q&A.

  • Tax Practice Monthly: The Importance of Engagement Letters
    Date: December 17, 2015
    Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM ET
    Recommended CPE Credit: 1
    We will review the pros and cons of the different types of engagement letters, as well as key provisions that should be included.