After Tax Reform: Planning for Clients 2018 Individual Returns (4 hours - morning) - New Date!

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Cancelled - Mar 23, 2018

Registration: 7:30 AM / Program: 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM


Member Fee: $194.00
Nonmember Fee: $244.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: -97.00


This course will discuss the recent tax changes that will affect your client's 2018 individual tax return, with a focus on the key "after tax reform" changes that you can plan for NOW as you head into the next filing season.

Note: This course was previously offered on February 22, 2018 but has been rescheduled for March 23, 2018.

Designed For

CPAs in public practice are responsible for planning and advising clients on their individual tax return.


Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
• Gain a working knowledge of the recent tax legislation affecting individual returns.
• Discuss planning ideas and potential pitfalls.

Major Subjects

• Individual healthcare mandate and penalties for 2018 and 2019.
• Itemized deductions - what stays and what goes?
• Real estate and state and local deductions
• Student loan and credits.
• Alternative minimum tax deduction.

If you would like to register for this event, please contact OSCPA at 800-255-1470, 503-641-7200, or email


Douglas Van Der Aa

Doug Van Der Aa, CPA, JD, 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.

He is a lively and energetic speaker – especially on the subject of taxes and ethics, and has extensive experience in leading discussions in conferences, seminars and webinars. He is a regular and highly rated speaker and seminar leader for CPA associations and other organizations throughout the country.

Doug has been a discussion leader for Federal Tax Workshops for the past 15 years, and now develops his own materials for Van Der Aa Tax Ed, where he has focuses his presentations on business related courses, including S corporations, partnerships, and tax depreciation, and current accounting matters affecting the tax practitioner. He also is known for his comprehensive training course for new staff accountants as they head into their first tax season.

He resides near Grand Rapids, Michigan with his wife Mary and three children and in his free time, is an avid sailor.

(Rev. 2/2018)