Self-Study Course Details
Each year, various limits affecting income tax preparation and planning change. Some changes commonly occur each year as a result of inflation indexing, while others occur because of new legislation or the sunsetting of existing law. This course will examine the tax changes affecting 2022 as a result of passage of the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (SECURE Act), the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) and the inflation-changed limits effective for 2022 that are more significant from the perspective of an income tax preparer. Some context will be supplied, as appropriate, to assist readers in understanding the changes.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
- List the 2022 changes in various amounts including the –
- Standard mileage rates,
- Standard deduction,
- AMT exemption amount,
- Limits related to income from U.S. Savings Bonds for taxpayers paying higher education expenses, and
- Deductions for qualified long-term care insurance premiums;
- Identify the 2022 tax credit changes affecting the –
- Saver’s credit,
- Earned income credit, and
- Adoption credit;
- Recognize the 2022 changes affecting –
- Health Savings Account (HSA) and Archer Medical Savings Accounts (MSA) requirements and contribution limits,
- Roth IRA eligibility, and
- Traditional IRA contribution deductibility for active participants in employer-sponsored qualified plans;
- List the changes effective for 2022 with respect to the –
- Small employer premium tax credit, and
- Applicable large employer mandate; and
- Describe the principal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) provisions affecting taxpayers in 2022.
- Refer to the course description for the learning objectives.
- Basic understanding of U.S. Federal Income Tax regulations.
Paul J. Winn CLU ChFc is a financial writer, editor and trainer in the insurance industry. Past positions have included product developer, compensation officer, marketing VP, VP of strategic planning as well as being President of Maryland Financial Corporation. Mr. Winn has served on multiple Insurance Industry Boards including Baltimore Chapter of CLU and ChFC and Member/Secretary, Advisory Board to New York State Insurance Department. He is well known as a writer and editor of major mutual life insurance company’s agent-training ”university” and has created more than 100 training/continuing education courses. He is also a published book author.
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