Surgent's Annual Tax Planning Guide for S Corporations, Partnerships and LLCs

Course Details


Thursday, November 7, 2019

8:00am – 4:00pm (Registration: 7:30am)


Ramkota Hotel

800 North Poplar

Casper, WY 82601


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Field of Study


CPE Credit

8 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge



Surgent & Associates, LLC


A basic course in partnership theory and S corporation theory.


As long as LLCs, partnerships, and S corporations form the backbone of many CPAs’ practices, in-depth knowledge of all tax aspects of these entities will be essential. The purpose of this practical course is to focus on planning issues in creating, operating, and liquidating S corporations, partnerships, and LLCs. This course is essential for CPAs in public accounting and industry who advise
these entities or their investors.


• Update on latest cases, rulings, and regulations
• How to handle liabilities of LLCs
• Planning opportunities and pitfalls in determining basis -- recourse and nonrecourse debt issues for LLCs, and much more
• Planning for the provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, including entity choice reevaluation
• Partnership planning -- Structuring partnership distributions and transfers of interests
• Optional basis adjustments -- §§754 and 732(d)
• Update on Small Business Health Reimbursement Arrangements
• How to take advantage of the new §179 and bonus depreciation rules of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
• Basis, distribution, redemption, and liquidation issues of S corporations
• Compensation in S corporations
• Sale of a partnership -- the best planning concepts
• What you need to know about family pass-throughs -- Estate planning, family income splitting, and compensation planning
• Partnership and LLC allocations
• Other provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, with emphasis on its impact on pass-throughs and their owners


• Identify current issues that practitioners are most often called on to address
• Be familiar with planning techniques employed in dealing with the life cycle of pass-through entities
• Distinguish the roles S corporations and partnerships/LLCs play in the changing tax environment
• Evaluate the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 on pass-through entities
• Be familiar with the results of the case studies that reinforce key learning points

Designed For

CPAs in public accounting and industry who want to learn planning strategies relevant to S corporations, partnerships, and LLCs.

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Late Registration Fee (will be added after October 23, 2019)

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