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2024 How to Choose the Right Business Entity for Your Client

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Taxes - Technical

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ACPEN Tax Institute |  IRS Approved |  Tax
Steven C. Dilley, CPA, JD, PhD
Course Levels:
2 Hours
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Tax rates, personal liability, operations – these are all factors to be weighed when advising clients about their choice of entity decision.  This session provides a comparison of the multiple entity choices to start the discussion with clients and selecting the best tax efficient option for them.

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Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Identify recent tax development impacting partnerships, LLCs, S Corporations, C corporations and sole proprietors
  • Identify the tax benefits and consequences of multiple business entities

Major Subjects
  • Recent tax legislation and developments related to choice of entity -- such as sole proprietorship, single member LLCs, partnership/LLCs, S corporations, and C corporations
  • Impact of the Section 199A deduction
  • Ramifications of the C to S election and the S to C election
  • Corporate tax rate to individual tax rate comparison examples

Course Materials


Steven C. Dilley, CPA, JD, PhD's Profile

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Steven C. Dilley, CPA, JD, PhD is President of Federal Tax Workshops, Inc., East Lansing, Michigan, where for the past 36 years, his organization has prepared continuing professional education materials and presented seminars for accountants and attorneys throughout the United States. He is nationally known for his knowledge of the financial, accounting, and tax problems of the closely held business. He has published numerous articles on these topics. In addition, Steve is a Professor of Accounting at Michigan State University, East Lansing, where he teaches tax accounting and was nominated in 2004 for the "Educator of the Year Award." He obtained his PhD in accounting, law degree and an undergraduate accounting degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a member of the Michigan Association of CPAs, Wisconsin Bar Association, The American Accounting Association, AICPA, American Tax Association, and Hawaii Association of Public Accountants.


Wed, Jul 31, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EDT
Wed, Aug 07, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EDT
Fri, Aug 30, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EDT
Mon, Sep 16, 2024 - 05:00pm to 06:46pm EDT
Sat, Sep 28, 2024 - 09:00am to 10:46am EDT
Tue, Oct 08, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EDT
Fri, Oct 25, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EDT
Thu, Nov 07, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EST
Tue, Nov 12, 2024 - 07:00pm to 08:46pm EST
Fri, Nov 15, 2024 - 05:00pm to 06:46pm EST
Sat, Dec 07, 2024 - 09:00am to 10:46am EST
Fri, Dec 20, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EST
Tue, Dec 31, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EST
Wed, Jan 15, 2025 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EST
Mon, Jan 27, 2025 - 05:00pm to 06:46pm EST
Mon, Feb 17, 2025 - 09:00am to 10:46am EST
Fri, Feb 28, 2025 - 11:00am to 12:46pm EST
Wed, Mar 05, 2025 - 01:00pm to 02:46pm EST
Sat, Mar 22, 2025 - 03:00pm to 04:46pm EDT
Mon, Apr 14, 2025 - 05:00pm to 06:46pm EDT
Wed, Apr 30, 2025 - 09:00am to 10:46am EDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites Basic working knowledge of business taxation
Advanced Preparation


Designed For CPAs in public practice and industry seeking an update on the latest tax developments impacting choice of entity
Original Recording Date 04/2024
Yellow Book No
Course Developer Federal Tax Workshop
Date Added to Catalog 3/13/24

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Overall:      4.8

Total Reviews: 12


Elizabeth S

"Very good class. "