The Preparation of Form 1041 – Understanding the Issues
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The Preparation of Form 1041 – Understanding the Issues

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Taxes - Technical

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ACPEN Industry Institute |  ACPEN Tax Institute |  Industry |  IRS Approved |  Tax
Arthur Werner
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2 Hours
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Tax compliance issues for fiduciary entities are sometimes confusing to practitioners since many lack experience in this area.  This course provides the practitioner with a practical understanding of the issues involved in preparing the U.S. Income Tax Return for Estates and Trusts (From 1041).


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Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives

* Describe distributable net income (DNI)

* Describe income in respect of a decedent (IRD)

* Recognize the issues to consider when preparing Form 1041

* Identify issues regarding a decedent’s estate

* Identify issues regarding a trust

* Identify the basic issues of all entities as they relate to tax complaince

Major Subjects

* Preparing Form 1041

* Specific issues regarding a decedent’s estate

* Specific issues regarding a trust

* Subchapter J of the Internal Revenue Code

* “Obamacare” tax compliance issue

* Case studies regarding reading an estate document

* Distributable net income (DNI)

* Income in respect of a decedent (IRD)

* Line-by- line instruction

Course Materials


Arthur Werner Related seminars and products: 20

Werner-Rocca Seminars, Ltd.

Arthur Joseph Werner, JD, MS (Taxation), is the president and is a
shareholder in the lecture firm of Werner-Rocca Seminars, Ltd. Mr.
Werner’s lecture topic specialties include business, tax, financial and
estate planning for high net worth individuals.
In addition, Mr. Werner is an adjunct professor of taxation in the Master of
Science in Taxation program at the Philadelphia University.
Mr. Werner received his B.S. in Accounting and his M.S. in Taxation from
Widener University. He holds a J.D. in Law from the Delaware Law School.
Mr. Werner lectures extensively in the areas of Estate Planning, Financial
Planning, and Estate and Gift Taxation to Certified Public Accountants and Financial Planners, and has presented well in excess of 2500 eight-hour seminars over the past twenty-five years as well as numerous webinars and video presentations. Mr. Werner has been rated as having the highest speaker knowledge in his home state of Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, was awarded the AICPA Outstanding Discussion Leader Award in the State of Nevada, the Florida Institute of CPAs Outstanding Discussion Leader Award, and the South Carolina Association of CPAs Outstanding Discussion Leader Award.


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Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For CPAs, EAs, and attorneys
Original Recording Date 03/23/2017
Yellow Book No
Course Developer Arthur Werner
Date Added to Catalog 03/21/17

Additional Information

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