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Federal Tax Update (Including Recent Court Cases and Rulings) January 2023


Cost Free
Presentation Length 1.0 hour

Recorded DateFebruary 23, 2023
CPE:Not available
(archived webinars do not offer CPE credits)
Subject AreaTaxes
Course LevelBasic
Course Description

Join David De Jong to review the leading federal tax cases and rulings of January 2023.

On the individual side, the speaker will look at a new case providing guidance on the insolvency exception to the general rule that relief from indebtedness is taxable. On the business side, the speaker will review a rare taxpayer victory on an alleged hobby loss with the tax court finding that a ranch was operated with the intention of making a profit.

Learning Objectives:

  • List the latest regulations, rulings, and pronouncements from the IRS

  • Identify and summarize the most recent decisions out of the tax court and federal district courts around the country

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As chair of the firm’s tax practice group, David helps businesses and individuals with a broad range of tax planning and controversy matters, estate planning, business transactions, and valuations. A CPA with a Master of Laws in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center, he is accredited in estate planning by the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils and in business valuation by both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. With over 35 years of experience, David brings a high level of expertise, sound judgment, and personal attention to help solve his clients’ tax, estate, and business matters.

About Our Presenter

Stein sperling
In 1978, Stein Sperling’s founding partners Paul Stein, Don Sperling and Millard Bennett created a law firm that set out to make a positive difference in the way that law is practiced. Our goal then—as it still is today—was to make meaningful connections with our clients, community and colleagues by dedicating ourselves to the highest levels of service, integrity and excellence. For us, legal counsel is a responsibility and a calling. It is not simply about getting things done, but about doing things right. This commitment, along with the principles and values upon which our firm was established, is the foundation for the confidence our clients, community and people have in Stein Sperling and our work.