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  • Dec 11, 2014 11:30am EST
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    • Members Webcast
      $39.00
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      $49.00

Stopping Tax Identity Theft: Practical Advice for CPAs and Clients

Description

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Identity theft of tax information is a growing problem.  Both taxpayers and tax preparers are a target for identity theft.  This presentation discusses how to advise taxpayers who are victims of identity theft, and some of the scams that aim to victimize CPAs or make them complicit in identity theft of client information.

     

    This course is approved by the IRS.  The submission of a completed request form, found under the materials tab, is required for credit.

Basic Course Information

  • CPE Credits: 1
  • Field of Study 1: Taxes (1 hours)
  • Program Level (Basic, Update, Intermediate, Advanced, Overview): Basic
  • Prerequisites: Some knowledge of individual tax returns and fraud practices
  • Advanced Preparation: None
  • Producer: Florida Institute of CPAs

Learning Objectives

  • Learning Objective 1: Describe what an identity theft is, and why and how an identity theft might be perpetrated.
  • Learning Objective 2: Describe what is being done to curtail identity theft for tax purposes.
  • Learning Objective 3: Be familiar with identity theft prevention techniques.
  • Learning Objective 4: State several actions to take when an identity is stolen.

Faculty

  • Faculty and Production Information
    • Valrie Chambers, PhD,
    • Dr. Chambers is a Professor of Accounting at the College of Business, Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi, USA.  Prior to receiving a Ph.D. concentrating in taxation in 2000, she had over a decade of public accounting experience as owner/partner-in-charge of a CPA firm in Houston that had a concentration in accounting issues for small business owners.  Dr. Chambers has been published articles in such journals as Journal of Accountancy, Journal of Legal Tax Research, Tax Notes and Tax Adviser.

Course Materials

  • Course Materials
    • Chambers - Identity Theft - BH edits (0)
    • Identity Theft Checklists (0)
    • Important CPE Credit Information_2014 (0)
    • IRS CE Credit Request Form (0)

Additional Information

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