Tax Preparation: Learn Fast! Prepare Taxes with Confidence!

Become a confident tax preparer by learning about income taxes and applications over practical examples and scenarios.
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  • Lectures 33
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

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This course will prepare you to be confident in preparing your own taxes and the taxes of others. This course will visually and logically explain the Tax Law and its applications through examples and scenarios. Tax Law is a very interesting topic. It is not a topic that can be easily memorized, but, however, it is a topic that requires constant research and reference to appropriate materials. This course will enable you to do exactly that.

You will find videos that explain the rules. These videos are followed by another set of videos with examples and scenarios that will help you understand the application of the Tax Law even better. All the materials that I am talking about in the course are FREE and I tell you where to find them and how to use them.

You can study the course at your own pace. However, I believe that you can finish it very fast since the videos are very descriptive. Get equipped with the proper materials, review the course, and start preparing tax returns!

The price of this course will gradually increase. I suggest that you take action at the price you currently see.

If for any reason you are not satisfied with the course, you will receive full refund. No questions asked.

What are the requirements?

  • This is a comprehensive course. Therefore, no prior knowledge is needed.
  • The materials referenced in this course can be found in the beginning lecture. Online. For free.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn the filing basics
  • Learn the various filing status types
  • Learn who can claim personal exemptions
  • Learn who can claim dependency exemptions
  • Learn how to report income from wages, salaries, tips, and interest
  • Learn how to report business income
  • Learn how to report capital gains and losses
  • Learn how to report retirement income
  • Learn how to report income from Social Security Benefits
  • Learn how to make adjustments to income
  • Learn how to calculate adjusted gross income
  • Learn who can claim standard deduction
  • Learn who should take itemized deductions
  • Learn how to claim credit for child and dependent care expenses
  • Learn how to claim education credits
  • Learn how to claim American Opportunity Credit
  • Learn how to claim Lifetime Learning Credit
  • Learn how to claim Child Tax Credit
  • Learn how to claim other miscellaneous credits
  • Learn how to report Other Taxes
  • Learn how to report Payments
  • Learn how to claim the Earned Income Credit (EIC)
  • Learn about the Refund options and the Amount the taxpayer owe

Who is the target audience?

  • Everyone should take this course and understand the filing requirements, credit options, and refunds they can claim. This course will enable you to plan your taxes much better in the future.

What you get with this course?

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Section 1: Let's Get Ready!
Getting Ready for The Course?
Section 2: Introduction to Taxation
Introduction - Presentation Only (No Speaking)
Objectives of Tax Law
Section 3: Filing Basics
Filing Basics
Filing Basics - Exercises and Scenarios
Section 4: Filing Status
Filing Status
Filing Status - Exercises and Scenarios
Section 5: Exemptions
Personal Exemptions
Dependency Exemptions
Exemptions - Exercises and Scenarios
Section 6: Income
Income - Wages, Salaries, Interest
Income - Wages, Salaries, Interest - Exercises and Scenarios
Business Income
Business Income - Exercises and Scenarios
Income - Capital Gains and Losses
Income - Capital Gains and Losses - Exercises and Scenarios
Retirement Income
Income - Social Security Benefits
Income - Social Security Benefits - Exercises and Scenarios
Section 7: Adjustments to Income - Adjusted Gross Income (AGI)
Adjustments: Adjusted Gross Income
Adjustments: Adjusted Gross Income - Exercises and Scenarios
Section 8: Deductions
Standard Deduction
Standard Deduction - Exercises and Scenarios
Itemized Deductions
Section 9: Credits
Credit for Child and Dependent Care Expenses
Education Credits
Child Tax Credit
Miscellaneous Credits
Section 10: Other Taxes
Other Taxes
Section 11: Payments
Payments Section
Earned Income Credit (EIC)
Section 12: Refund and Amount of Tax Owed
Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Refund and Amount of Tax Owed - Review

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Instructor Biography

Professor Stefan Ignatovski, Entrepreneur, Investor, Professor

An Accounting Professor, Investor and Entrepreneur who teaches at multiple colleges in the US, including University of Washington. Stefan has also established multiple companies and invested in multiple start-up companies. Additionally, he is the author of the book "What College Didn't Teach You!". His area of expertise is concentrated in Accounting Forensics, which focuses on financial fraud, creative accounting, and anti-money laundering.

In every course Stefan makes, you will find the difference in teaching. He has his own way of creating interesting videos (less than 5 minutes, of course!) in which you will find everything you need to know about a specific topic. The DIFFERENCE is that his videos are fun to watch and will give you the desired "Aha!" moment. You will never forget the information, since each one is very descriptive. Visit the twitter profile for interesting updates.

Stefan's classes are very dynamic and make you eager to learn!

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