Webinar Details
Course Description

The TCJA made turning business losses into tax refunds far more difficult.  The CARES Act suspended and modified many of these changes. In this webinar, Doug Van Der Aa will address the revised rules for deducting business losses and discuss planning ideas and potential pitfalls.

Major Subjects:

  • Revised rules from recent legislative developments for deducting business losses
  • TCJA net operating losses rules of §461(l)
  • §163(j) Business Interest Expense
  • Limitations of deducting losses and basis
  • What is the “quickie” refund
  • Section 465: At-Risk amount
  • Section 469 Passive Activity Loss rules.
Learning Objectives
  • Recognize how to apply recent legislative developments and deducting business losses and amending returns
  • Identify planning ideas and potential pitfalls.
  • Basic working knowledge of business taxation.
Who Should Attend

CPAs, EAs, finance professionals who work with business tax returns. 

Advanced Preparation


Presenter Details
  • Douglas Van Der Aa
    • Instructor

    Doug is a lively and energetic speaker – especially on the subject of taxes and ethics. He has been a highly rated speaker and seminar leader for CPA Associations and other organizations throughout the country for more than 15 years.

    Doug has over 25 years of professional experience, including tax practice in CPA firms and the practice of transactional business and real estate law as an attorney. As a CPA, Doug’s practice concentrated on the tax needs of closely held businesses, with their related pass-through entities, complex individual returns, estates and trusts.

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IRS Approved
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    Encoursa LLC is an IRS-approved continuing education provider. Provider #: KKRBE
Date & Time
Monday, August 5, 2024

2:00 PM EDT (see additional timezones)

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