Nick Preusch CPA, JD, LLM, is a tax manager with PBMares, LLP. Nick has participated in helping high wealth individual and large business entities with complex tax compliance, along with specializing in international, non-for-profit tax issues, and tax ethics issues. Nick has also worked with the Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Agent and an Attorney with the IRS Office of Professional Responsibility. Nick is a graduate of Carthage College with a BS in Accounting and Business, the University of Connecticut with an MA in Accounting, Case Western Reserve University with a JD, and Georgetown University with an LLM in taxation. Nick has also authored publications for the AICPA’s Journal of Accountancy, AICPA’s Tax Advisor, NATP’s Tax Pro Journal, and CCH’s Journal of Tax Practice and Procedure. He also co-authored a textbook, Tax Preparer Penalties, and Circular 230 Enforcement, published by Thomson Reuters. He has lectured nationally on topics such as ethics, complex tax transactions, and IRS practice and procedure. Currently, Nick is an adjunct professor at the University of Mary Washington. Nick has been recognized as the Top 5 Under 35 CPAs in Virginia by the VSCPA in 2017, CPA Practice Advisor’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2018, and is a member of the VSCPA’s Tax Advisory Committee, and the AICPA’s Tax Practice and Responsibilities Committee.
While the government has decreased the number of itemized deductions available for people to claim, there are still many complex subjects on Schedule A that need to be analyzed. This webinar will look at these more complex issues and go through some commonly asked questions that people have on Schedule A.We will look at things like what medical expenses are deductible? Can you actually deduct a personal tra..
This webinar will help you navigate both individual and business audits, taught from the perspective of an IRS agent. This will help you understand what the IRS is actually looking for with different requests and things that they do during the IRS process and will help you be able to respond accordingly. It will also go into different things you can do during an IRS audit to help mitigate potential issues t..
This webinar will look at all the changes for Form 1120S (S Corporation tax returns) and Form 1065 (Partnership tax returns). This year, the IRS has made several major updates. The most important is the requirement all Schedule K-1s be reported on the tax capital basis of accounting, so partnerships that did not previously do this type of accounting for their partners will need to start now on the work to s..
This webinar will do a quick in-depth deep dive into capital gains. We will look at what they are, how do they come up, and how taxpayers can take advantage of the tax code to lessen their impact. We will start up by defining what is a capital asset. This is usually an easy question, but it can be difficult when we look at things like partnership interests and disposition of partnership interest. We will th..
This webinar is the deepest dive into the cost of goods so yet. We will be looking at all the major issues involved in determining the cost of goods sold such as IRC 263A UNICAP rules, and inventory valuations. We will also look at the new change of accounting methods available under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act along with different accounting methods people can use that related to Cost of Goods Sold in order ..
This IRS regulatory compliance training will explain the Best TIN Solicitation Best Practices. While TIN solicitation might sound too lascivious for the legitimate business world, it is critical that every organization take this task seriously. For if they don't, a very uncomfortable and costly audit with the IRS is likely to ensue.Areas CoveredIdentify all required TIN information you need to collectDesign..
As businesses use more and more e-commerce to reach customers, it becomes highly likely that the business will eventually cross state lines. Most companies are comfortable collecting and remitting sales tax to their home state but often struggle to know when and why state sales taxes may need to be collected from different states. For the longest time, these companies were able to rely on a Supreme Court ca..
This webinar will be the best guide to issue spotting potential problems a non-for-profit may come across and how to appropriately handle them. The IRS allows certain organizations to not pay taxes as long as they meet strict guidelines. Violating these guidelines can have strict and harsh ramifications for the non-for-profit and the people in charge of the organization.This webinar will help to first prope..
In 2017, Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This is the greatest tax law change since the 1980s when Congress added the passive loss rules. With it being such a large tax bill, there are many changes between the old law, new law, and future law (as many of the changes do eventually expire).This course will cover all of the major changes in the tax law. For individuals, we will look at the impact of ..
In this practical webinar, you will learn with the expansion of the Internet, more and more companies are performing work out of their home state. It’s important to get a basic understanding of state and local tax issues in order to help guide clients in these other states as well as their home states.Upon course completion, you will be able to:Determine where nexus is and if it existsFigure out sales and u..
Congress is currently considering legislation that would require all tax preparers to follow the ethical guidelines and rules under Circular 230.Currently, the IRS only requires practitioners who represent taxpayers before the IRS to follow Circular 230 due to the Loving case. Even though tax representation creates a jurisdiction hook, tax representatives can still run afoul for tax preparation issues under..
This topic will start off with a general understanding of what is unrelated business income. It will look deeply into how to tell if income streams are related or unrelated to the non-for-profits mission along with the other rules that could exempt the income from this category.We will also look at how to calculate the unrelated business income tax under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The TCJA made it so non-fo..