CE/CPE Course Information

Choosing the Best Entity for a New Business (2020)

CPE Credits: 3
Subject Area: Taxation
Field of Study: Taxes
Program Level: Overview
Lesson Version: 2020
Publication/Revision Date: April 22, 2020
Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: None
Written By: James R. Hasselback, Ph.D.

After completing this course, you will be able to
  • Answer questions about the advantages and disadvantages of different forms of ownership
  • Identify characteristics of different forms of ownership
  • Answer questions about the tax and nontax implications of the different forms of ownership
  • Determine the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on choosing the best entity
Course Topics
  1. Introduction
  2. Identifying Client Objectives
  3. General Advantages and Disadvantages of Each Type of Entity
  4. Nontax Considerations
  5. Tax Considerations
  6. Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on Choosing the Best Entity

This self-study course consists of an Audiovisual presentation or a 15-question True/False Introductory quiz, a Knowledge Transfer Outline with multiple-choice questions for study and review, and a Qualified Assessment of 15 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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