Preparing Form 706 - Line-by-Line (2 hours)

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Aug 5, 2020

Registration: 9:00 AM / Program: 9:30 AM - 11:10 AM Pacific Time


Member Fee: $79.00
Nonmember Fee: $109.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None


Tax compliance issues at death are sometimes confusing to practitioners because many lack experience in this area. This course provides you with a practical understanding of the issues involved in preparing the federal estate tax return, Form 706; the federal gift tax return, and the decedent’s final federal income tax return, Form 1040.

Designed For

CPAs, EAs, and attorneys


* Identify the six major components of Form 706

* Identify compliance issues

* Recognize the importance of the information items and questions on Form 706

* Understand proper asset valuation compliance

* Understand proper deduction compliance

* Understand tax calculation

Major Subjects

* How to prepare a federal estate tax return (Form 706)

* How to comply with “Portability”

* Issues involved in the preparation of the decedent’s final federal income tax return

(Form 1040)

* Various postmortem estate planning issues involved in the preparation of the

above-mentioned tax return

* Complete understanding of estate and gift taxation

This event has already passed. If you have any questions, please contact us at 503-641-7200 or email