TaxMama’s® Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Newsletter Issue 97 2014


Tonight, Part 1 – Lecture 10 – DEPRECIATION
(Note: This is also Lecture 2 for Part 2)
Join us, as we debunk depreciation myths

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News from TaxMama’s® EA Exam Course and the IRS

  • AICPA, NAEA and others file objections to the IRS’ voluntary tax preparer compliance program
    • NAEA tongue-in-cheek objection to preparers who will
    • “‘pinky swear’ to adhere to certain parts of Circular 230”
    • (ok, IRS never invoked the term ‘pinky swear’).
  • Have you reviewed your clients’ retirement benefits?
    • What will their spouses get – or lose – if taxpayer dies?
    • Include that when helping them plan.

Everything You Wanted to Know about the EA Exam
If you missed the sessions, you can replay them here

All early bird discounts and one-shot discounts are OVER.
After all, class has started. But you still have time to catch up

You can get a 20% TaxMama® Family Member Discount.
For all of 2014.

Remember, the 2014 testing window runs from May 1, 2014 – Feb 28, 2015.

The class started on May 6th – but you are welcome to join us!

Notes and issues brought up by students, Graduates and the IRS:

  • Lots of issues and questions related to non-resident filers or their spouses
    •          Do you know how to deal with the foreign tax issues?
    •          We do – we’ll teach you in our Part 2 course.
  • Lots of complex questions about entities – bordering on fraud

The 2014 schedule – is here!

Click here to download the PDF

We have been answering your questions in TaxMama’s®  TaxQuips Forum –  – at no charge
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    • And the TaxBook WebLibrary for two years.
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  • Family member price – $780.
  • That means early access to all of last year’s materials
  • Live attendance to the best tax overall education
    • Do practice tax returns for individuals and business
    • Learn how to do representation before the IRS
    • Learn how to deal with problem clients, profitably      
    • Invitations to special workshops – like the monthly Tax Roundtables.
    • Recordings and MP3s of all the classes, as they are taught.
    • SPECIAL EXAM-TAKING TRAINING, like nowhere else!
    • Learn Practice Management and job development skills
    • And invitations to two live classes per month

    You get extra personal help and support from Team TaxMama®!
    Even CPAs take our classes to refresh their tax skills.
    Get CPE credit for attendance at live classes (except Final Review sessions)
    And lots, lots more!

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    Hiromi, a current student, said: Although I’m a self- study student, I watched the
    lecture replays as soon as I can to catch up with the class schedule, and I
    absolutely enjoy every one of them!!
    life when they affect me like that!

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    I have other materials, and by far you exhibit the most care for your students. 
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    Until next time,



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