When are business activities considered a hobby and when are they presumed to be conducted for-profit? This self-study course can help you better advise clients about the important distinction between business activities. Gain answers to these key questions:
(The date in the dropdown list above can be ignored.)
Self-study courses involve completing a pretest, watching a video, answering quiz questions inserted throughout the video, and successfully passing an exam with a score of 70% or better. Each course includes a set of materials that accompany the course presentation. Each course is reviewed annually to ensure the information is up-to-date with current tax law.
This course offers 2.0 CPE credits and qualifies for IRS credit and IL CPA credit.
This course performs best utilizing a desktop or laptop computer.
Cost: $50.00. To register, add the self-study course to your cart by selecting the date in the dropdown menu in the above box. The course expires 1 year after your purchase. Your exam must be completed within 1 year of your purchase date.
Upon purchase, the transaction receipt that is provided via email will contain instructions to access the course. NOTE: The person purchasing this self-study course must be the same person taking the course and completing the exam.
For questions regarding refunds, registration policies, and resolving concerns, please see our Policies and Procedures page.
Tom O'Saben has been an instructor for the Tax School since 2009. During that time, he has also been a presenter with the National Association of Tax Professionals, where he served as a Training Specialist developing curriculum, writing textbooks, and instructing at educational seminars. Tom's practice, established in 1991, provides tax services for approximately 1,000 clients. Tom earned his bachelor's degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He is an enrolled agent (EA).
Learning Objectives: By taking this self-study course, learners will be able to:
CPE Credits (qualifies for IRS): 2.0. Final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or better.
Delivery Method: QAS self-study (online self-study)
Program Level: Overview
Field of Study: Taxes
Prerequisite(s): Professional experience preparing and amending federal tax returns and a basic understanding of tax rules for Schedule C businesses.
Materials: Upon purchase, the transaction receipt that is provided via email will contain instructions to access the course materials.
Advance Preparation: None
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