Fringe Benefits-2019

Course Details

Date

Thursday, March 26, 2020

7:00am – 2:30pm (Registration: 6:30am)

Field of Study

Taxation

CPE Credit

8 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge

Intermediate

Vendor

CalCPA

Prerequisites

General tax knowledge

Description

Fringe benefits are a significant part of every company's overhead, and a concern for every employer. Help clients or employers comply with Congress' revisions to the health care laws, make effective use of fringe benefits, and reduce income and payroll tax burdens in the process. During this one-day program, participants will learn how to most effectively use major fringe benefit options to contain costs and increase employee job satisfaction.

Highlights

  • How any changes to federal laws affects employer health-care related fringe benefit planning,
  • Major tax advantaged fringe benefit programs
  • Health Savings Accounts and Health Reimbursement Arrangements
  • Accident and health plans (insured and self-insured)
  • Tax treatment of automobiles as fringe benefits
  • COBRA coverage requirements
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Section 125 Flexible Spending Arrangements/Cafeteria Plans
  • Market considerations
  • Group disability insurance
  • Employee expense account reimbursement plans, including the impact of changes to meals and entertainment by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
  • Group-term life insurance
  • Child and dependent care programs
  • Non-qualified deferred compensation plans and compliance with IRC Section 409A

Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify opportunities to use various fringe benefit programs to reduce total compensation costs
  • Evaluate benefit options and special programs
  • Explain fringe benefits to owner-manager clients or employers
  • Create opportunities for consulting with clients
  • Comply with the rules affecting employer health care benefits

Designed For

Practitioners and industry accountants and financial professionals who are interested in the tax rules that govern fringe benefits. May also be suitable for public practice.

Registration for this course has passed.

Course Pricing

WYOCPA Member Fee

Applicable if you are a WYOCPA member in good standing.

$245.00
Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a WYOCPA member.

$375.00
Your Price $375.00

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