Individual Income Tax (Update for 2021 Tax Returns) covers the preparation of 2021 tax returns! This course provides a general overview of federal income tax laws for individuals. It explains who must file, which tax forms to use, when the return is due, and other general information. It will provide guidance on which filing status can be used and whether the income received is taxable. The course also explains the standard deduction, the kinds of expenses that can be deducted, and the various credits that are available to reduce the total tax due. PLEASE NOTE: The name / version of the course and exam that you will submit for CPE credit will be 5300Z: Individual Income Tax (for 2021 Returns). All course material provided. No prerequisites. Course level: Course level: Basic/Update.
EA Program Approval Number: ZX34G-T-00443-21-S
CFP Program Approval Number: PENDING
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