CE/CPE Course Information

Individual: Above-the-Line Deductions and 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 technical questions about above-the-line deductions
  • Calculate above-the-line deductions
  • Answer questions about self-employed retirement plans
  • Identify and calculate allowed losses
Course Topics
  1. Above-the-Line Deductions
  2. Simplified Employee Pension (SEP)
  3. Other Retirement Accounts for the Self-Employed
  4. Losses and Limits

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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