September 18, 2017


Joy Knodel, General Manager Holiday Inn Mobile

4 Total CPE Credits


IRS Tax Examinations and Hot Issues

  • Instructor

    Michael Reilly

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the IRS process for selecting returns for examination
  • Identify the types of returns the IRS is examining
  • Understand what are the hot examination issues the IRS is focusing on to help clients reduce their exposure to additional tax assessments
  • Determine if your client is a victim of tax-related identity theft and the procedures to use to resolve strategies for dealing with IRS examiners and presenting your clients' tax positions in the best light possible

Major Topics

  • Criteria that the IRS uses to select returns for examination
  • Worker Classification determinations on who is an employee and who is an independent contractor
  • S Corporation officer's reasonable compensation issues
  • Responsibilities to pay the employment taxes when the business defaults
  • Tax-related identity theft procedures

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Intermediate

Professional Area of Focus

  • Tax


Experience in preparing individual and business tax returns

Advanced Preparation


Intended Audience

CPAs in public practice who prepare tax returns and represent their clients on IRS examinations


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