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Basis of Assets CPE Training Course



Course Title: Basis of Assets
Course Version: 5.0
Video Lessons: 21
Subject: Taxes
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CPE Credits: CPAs (2) Verify | Enrolled Agents and OTRPs (2)

Course Description

What is Basis? How is Basis calculated? What events affect Basis? This video course will examine the federal tax implications related to the basis of assets. By the end of this course, you should understand the various complexities of identifying, calculating and adjusting Basis. Your instructor will use practical, hypothetical real-world examples to further examine these topics and test your knowledge of the most recent tax laws.

Watch, listen and learn as your expert instructor guides you through each lesson step-by-step. During this media-rich learning experience, you will see and hear each lesson just as if your instructor were there with you. Reinforce your learning with the text of our course transcript.

We have incorporated years of classroom training experience and teaching techniques to develop an easy-to-use course that you can customize to meet your personal learning needs. Simply launch the easy-to-use interface, click to start a video lesson or open the transcript and you are on your way to mastering basis of assets.


Course Syllabus & Sample Lessons

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CHAPTER 1- Cost as Basis
Lesson 1.1- Chapter One Learning Objectives and Key Terms
Lesson 1.2- What is Basis? free
Lesson 1.3- Cost as Basis free
Lesson 1.4- Real Property
Lesson 1.5- Uniform Capitalization Rules
Lesson 1.6- Stocks and Bonds
Lesson 1.7- Intangible Assets
Lesson 1.8- Allocating Assets
CHAPTER 2- Adjustments to Basis
Lesson 2.1- Chapter Two Learning Objectives and Key Terms
Lesson 2.2- Adjusting Basis
Lesson 2.3- Capital Improvements
Lesson 2.4- Assessments for Local Improvements
Lesson 2.5- Casualty Losses, Legal Fees, and Zoning Costs
Lesson 2.6- Depreciation, Amortization, and Depletion
Lesson 2.7- Other Decreases to Basis
CHAPTER 3- Basis Other Than Cost
Lesson 3.1- Chapter Three Learning Objectives and Key Terms
Lesson 3.2- Taxable versus Nontaxable Exchanges
Lesson 3.3- Property Received for Services
Lesson 3.4- Give and Inheritance Property
Lesson 3.5- Further Reading and Conclusion

Basis of Assets CPE Training Course Overview

Course includes all video lessons and the instructor’s course transcript, a practice exam with evaluative feedback (find out why your answers are right or wrong), your final exam submission, and a course certificate of completion. The Basis of Assets CPE training course qualifies for continuing education credit for CPAs (Certified Public Accountants) in certain states, Enrolled Agents (EAs) and Other Tax Return Preparers (OTRPs) nation-wide.

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TeachUcomp, Inc. is an Approved Continuing Education Provider for Enrolled Agents (EAs) and Other Tax Return Preparers (OTRPs) nation-wide. We have entered into an agreement with the Office of Professional Responsibility, Internal Revenue Service, to meet the requirements of 31 Code of Federal Regulations, section 10.6 (g), covering maintenance of attendance records, retention of program outlines, qualifications of instructors, and length of class hours. This agreement does not constitute an endorsement by the Office of Professional Responsibility as to the quality of the program or its contribution to the professional competence of the enrolled individual.