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Tax Talk Today Features IRS and Tax Pros Presenting, “Depreciation and Amortization: It’s Only a Matter of Time”

June 11, 2018

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--®, an online series of webcasts educating tax professionals on current and critical tax issues, announced the topic for its May program,  .  The Live webcast is scheduled for Tuesday, June 12, 2 - 3:40 PM ET (2 CPE Credits).

Alan Pinck, EA, Lois Deitrich, CPA, James (Jim) R. Adelman, EA, Chris Hardy, EA, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU® will  provide information on determining basis for depreciation, discuss expense elections under Section 179 and explain the Modified-Accelerated-Cost-Recovery-System (MACRS). Panelists will also provide updated information on amortization allowances. Complete program description.

The broadcast will be  Archived  for 12-months for viewers who are unable to watch Live  or wish to complete a  QAS Self-Study CPE program. Viewers earn 3 CPEs for completing this program and may email questions before and during the Live program.

Program Outline

Basis for Depreciation

Capital cost vs. deductible expense Application of IRS regulations

Expense Election under Section 179

Eligible property Dollar limitation Investment limitation Taxable income limitation Qualified real property

MACRS

Recovery periods and methods Conventions Limitations on autos, trucks, SUVs, and vans Listed property Bonus depreciation Depreciation recapture

Amortization Allowances

Start-up and organizational costs Section 197 intangibles Safe-harbor for self-created intangibles Architectural and transportation barriers Other amortization provisions

Viewers needing  Continuing Professional Education credit  can take advantage of a  Tax Talk Today subscription price  of $270.00 or $18.00/credit for 15 CPE credits, which includes all 7 programs. Up to 27 CPE credits can be purchased. Tax Talk Today is an IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider.

About  Tax Talk Today, The Tax Show for the Tax Pro

A 7-program, 15 CPE, webcast series, designed to educate tax professionals about complex tax issues.    features roundtable discussions and real-time interaction with industry professionals and IRS officials.  Tax Talk Today  collaborates with the  IRS  and NAEA  to provide content meeting CPE Credit requirements for CPAs, Enrolled Agents, OTRPs, attorneys, and all professionals needing CPE credits in the tax area. Programs are available Live, Archived or Podcast. Contact Lance Schmeidler 202-559-9330 or  Schmeidler@TaxTalkToday.com  or visit  www.TaxTalkToday.com.

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CONTACT: Tax Talk Today

Lance Schmeidler, 202-559-9330

Schmeidler@TaxTalkToday.com

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