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Webcast: Avoiding Tax Malpractice-Overview

Description

Identify topics related to allegations of malpractice committed by tax professionals and review risk management techniques. Inherent in the services of a tax professional is the risk that a client may assert practitioner malpractice. Clients may also accuse an adviser of being unethical or incompetent. Explore why clients make such claims and learn techniques and procedures to minimize the risk. Review practical client communication skills and tools to protect yourself from malpractice exposure and more.

Location

ASCPA Live Online Webcast
Phoenix, AZ 85034-6617

Registration Time

7:30am

Fees

Member:
$160
Non-CPA Staff:
$210
Non-CPA Staff (100% club):
$160
Non-CPA Staff (sole proprietor):
$160
Non-Member:
$210
Webcast
Taxation
4

Objectives

  • Identify topics related to allegations of malpractice committed by tax professionals.
  • Determine how to recognize high-risk engagements.
  • Recognize relevant ethical considerations.
  • Identify tools for insulating yourself from malpractice exposure.
  • Determine appropriate loss prevention procedures.
  • Determine effective communication with clients regarding objectives and expectations.

Course Level

Overview

Vendor

CalCPA Education Foundation More With This Vendor

Designed For

CPAs, practitioners and attorneys.

Prerequisites

None

Highlights

  • Technical definitions of tax malpractice.
  • Risk management techniques: quality control procedures and maintaining professional competence.
  • Aggressive tax strategies.
  • "War stories" dealing with tax-related claims against CPAs.
  • Insurance carrier experiences.
  • Substantive tax areas: tax-deferred exchanges, built-in gains, alternative minimum tax and overlooked tax elections.

Notes

None

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