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Course Description

In this course, students develop an understanding of the federal income tax law and its application to individuals, partnerships and corporations. Topics include tax entities, property transactions, calculating basis, gains and losses, alternative minimum tax, S corporations, and partnerships.

This graduate course is 6 weeks.

This course has a prerequisite. Please see details in the Prerequisite section below.

PLEASE NOTE:
Attendance and participation are mandatory in all university courses, and specific requirements may differ by course. If attendance requirements are not met, a student may be removed from the course. Please review the Course Attendance Policy in the Catalog for more information.

Course Objectives

Tax Overview

  • Explain the objectives of taxes, the different types of taxes, sources of tax law, and federal tax filing requirements.

Individual Income Tax Computations

  • Perform tax computations for individuals.

Property Acquisition, Cost Recovery, and Dispositions

  • Explain tax procedures for property acquisitions, cost recovery, and dispositions.

Tax Entities

  • Differentiate among the types of entities for tax purposes.
  • Perform tax computations for various entities.

Partnerships

  • Perform tax computations for various entities.
  • Differentiate among the types of entities for tax purposes.

Tax Planning

  • Identify the different types of taxes, sources of tax law, and federal tax filing requirements.
  • Differentiate among the types of entities for tax purposes.

Notes

A prerequisite is required for this course. The purpose of a prerequisite is to ensure students have the knowledge and/or skills needed to be successful in the course. Students are required to provide proof of prerequisite during the enrollment/registration process. To meet to a course prerequisite requirement, a student must have successfully completed the prerequisite course at University of Phoenix, provide proof via transcript of completing a comparable course (at least 75% match) or higher level course with at least a grade of C at another institution or have a University of Phoenix approved Student Appeal on file with the University.

This course requires the prerequisite below. Click on the prerequisite course to review the course topics and objectives.

Prerequisites

ACC/290 or ACC/290T - Principles of Accounting I or equivalent

This graduate level course requires proof of completion of a Bachelor's degree. Be prepared to provide documentation during the checkout process.

Disclaimers

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Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.

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TAXATION
Type
Instructor Led
Days
T, M
Time
12:00AM to 11:59AM
Dates
May 18, 2021 to Jun 28, 2021
Campus
Online Campus
Building
Online Non-Degree
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
143.8
Location
  • Online Campus
Course Fee(s)
Graduate Tuition credit (3 units) $2,094.00 Click here to get more information
Section Fees
Resource Fee $195.00 Mandatory
Credits/Units
3 Credit Hours
TAXATION
Type
Instructor Led
Days
T, M
Time
12:00AM to 11:59AM
Dates
Jun 29, 2021 to Aug 09, 2021
Campus
Online Campus
Building
Online Non-Degree
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
143.8
Location
  • Online Campus
Course Fee(s)
Graduate Tuition credit (3 units) $2,094.00 Click here to get more information
Section Fees
Resource Fee $195.00 Mandatory
Credits/Units
3 Credit Hours
TAXATION
Type
Instructor Led
Days
T, M
Time
12:00AM to 11:59AM
Dates
Aug 10, 2021 to Sep 20, 2021
Campus
Online Campus
Building
Online Non-Degree
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
143.8
Location
  • Online Campus
Course Fee(s)
Graduate Tuition credit (3 units) $2,094.00 Click here to get more information
Section Fees
Resource Fee $195.00 Mandatory
Credits/Units
3 Credit Hours
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