2018 Georgia Tax Forum - Savannah - Thursday only (13062)

Thursday, November 29, 2018 / Savannah, GA

The 2018 Georgia Tax Forum Savannah provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to survive the upcoming tax season. Georgia’s leading taxation event brings you the most up-to-date information on changes in tax law that impact you and your clients.


Alternate Attendance Options
Tax Forum Savannah: Both Days - Event 13060
Tax Forum Savannah: Friday Only - Event 13063

 

Event Status: CLOSED – Please contact the CPE Department at 404-231-8676, Opt. 3 or 800-330-8889, Opt. 3 for additional assistance.

Event ID: #13062

CPE: 8.0 credits

Total Price: $330.00

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The 2018 Georgia Tax Forum Savannah provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to survive the upcoming tax season. Georgia’s leading taxation event brings you the most up-to-date information on changes in tax law that impact you and your clients, including Tax Reform, Section 199A Business Income Deduction, international tax, state and federal tax, trusts and estate plans, and tax controversy.


Accommodations
Courtyard By Marriott Savannah/Historic District
912-790-8287
415 West Liberty Street Savannah, Georgia  31401
GSCPA Rate: $129/night
Reservations: http://bit.ly/TFSavHotel


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Thursday, November 29, 2018

7:15 am-8:00 am
Registration/ Continental Breakfast

8:00 am-8:05 am
Welcome and Announcements

8:05 am-9:45 am
A - Current Developments Affecting Individuals Credits: 2.0 GN

Explore the possible under withholding based on the W-4 calculator and its ramifications. Discuss the Section 199A deduction and how it affects the 1040 preparation. The changes to Schedule A are numerous and will be discussed at length, along with mortgage interest, taxes, and casualty losses.  Review the draft Form 1040 for 2018 and Schedule C regarding the depreciation deduction and changes to accounting methods. 

9:45 am-10:00am
Break

10:00am-11:40am
B - Current Developments Affecting Businesses Credits: 2.0 GN

Discuss the automatic change in accounting method, depreciation choices and elections, and selection of a partnership representative, as well as changes related to entertainment, transportation, meals, and a brief discussion on the Section 965 regulations. Review options regarding the S corporation versus the C corporation and what choices are to be made.

11:40am-12:40pm
Lunch

12:40pm-2:20 pm
C - What You Should Know About Estate Planning: For Your Clients and Yourself Credits: 2.0 GN

Examine why it is important for your clients to have good estate and incapacity planning in place. Discuss which specific estate and incapacity planning documents your clients need, what those documents should cover, and when they should be established. Review commons mistakes in planning that can cost your clients dearly. Also discuss several additional steps your clients are most likely not aware of, which are crucial to their estate plans and can help them avoid expensive mistakes.

2:20 pm-2:30 pm
Break

2:30 pm-4:10 pm
D - Georgia Taxes: Key Developments, Cases and Trends Credits: 2.0 GN

Discuss recent administrative, judicial, and legislative developments in Georgia, focusing on income, sales and use, property taxes, and credits and incentives. Also review potential implications and reactions in Georgia in light of national trends and developments in state taxation.

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Ematerials-Registrations after 11/20 must select eMaterials

If you choose this option you will receive your materials as a downloadable PDF file. eMaterials will be available for download approximately three business days prior to the event. For more information on eMaterials please visit ematerials.gscpa.org. Should you choose to receive eMaterials, printed materials will not be available at the event. How to access eMaterials • Go to http://www.gscpa.org and click on "My GSCPA" and then on "My eMaterials." You will be required to log in to access the document by using your gscpa.org login credentials. • Click on "Download eMaterials" link associated with this conference. • Download and save the document to your computer prior to the event. Please note that once the materials are uploaded to the GSCPA website refunds, transfers and cancellations are not accepted.

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Printed Materials

This option will allow you to pick up a printed manual when you check-in at the event.

Conference Site

Coastal Georgia Center
305 Fahm St
Savannah, GA 31401

912-651-2005

 

Nearby Hotels
Courtyard Marriott Savannah Historic
415 W Liberty St
Savannah , GA   31401-3917
912-790-8287

For more information about hotel reservations, please refer to the information tab.

Late Registration

$370 GSCPA Members, $470 Non-Members (after 11/26/2018)