CE/CPE Course Information

Individual: Business Expenses/Losses (2020)

CPE Credits: 4
Subject Area: Taxation
Field of Study: Taxes
Program Level: Overview
Lesson Version: 2020
Publication/Revision Date: May 7, 2020
Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: None
Written By: James R. Hasselback, Ph.D.

After completing this course, you will be able to
  • Answer questions about business expenses and losses that can be deducted by sole proprietors, partnerships, and corporations and
  • Identify the requirements for compensation to be deductible
Course Topics
  1. Introduction
  2. Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
  3. Compensation
  4. Loan Costs
  5. Rent Expense
  6. Taxes
  7. Meal and Entertainment Expenses
  8. Travel Expenses
  9. Insurance Expenses
  10. Bad Debts
  11. Business Gifts
  12. Other Business Expenses
  13. Business Use of Home
  14. No Longer Deductible

This self-study course consists of an Audiovisual presentation or a 20-question True/False Introductory quiz, a Knowledge Transfer Outline with multiple-choice questions for study and review, and a Qualified Assessment of 20 questions.

This course is designed for your convenience. You may log out at any time during the course; your current position and all work will be saved. The next time you log in, you can resume right where you logged off.

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