Divorce Transfers & Settlements

Price: $19.99

CPE Credits: 2.0

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Course Number: TXDIVODS

Divorce tax

Description:
Participants will learn how to apply, implement, and evaluate the strategic tax aspects of marital dissolutions and living together arrangements. Current perspectives on property transfers and asset divisions are examined with an emphasis on planning considerations. This mini-course reviews property settlements and other transfers incident to divorce. Basis allocation, third party transfers and purchases between spouses are also examined. Common pitfalls for the unwary such as transfers in trust, installment notes, and purchases between spouses are analyzed. Application of these tax principles is exampled in selected asset divisions of the residence, business interests, insurance, and pension benefits.  Table of Contents

Delivery Method: Online QAS  Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: Danny C. Santucci

Publication: February 2014
Update: February 2018

Format: PDF
Pages: 70

 

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Identify the various forms of marital property and how to proceed with a tax structured property settlement noting the benefits of premarital agreements to avoid potential divorce problems.
  •  Recognize property settlements under §1041 by:
    a. identifying its application to interspousal and third party transfers,
    b. specifying the factors that determine whether or not a property transfer is incident to divorce under §1041,
    c. determining property basis for the transferor and transferee spouse under §1041.
  • Identify remedies for the deferred tax pitfall of §1041 by:
    a. determining deferred tax liability of interspousal purchases,
    b. recognizing the tax deferral of §1031 exchanges,
    c. specifying the key elements of the home sale exclusion and stating their application;
    d. recognizing benefit distribution problems and the tax advantages of QDROs.

 

Description:
Participants will learn how to apply, implement, and evaluate the strategic tax aspects of marital dissolutions and living together arrangements. Current perspectives on property transfers and asset divisions are examined with an emphasis on planning considerations. This mini-course reviews property settlements and other transfers incident to divorce. Basis allocation, third party transfers and purchases between spouses are also examined. Common pitfalls for the unwary such as transfers in trust, installment notes, and purchases between spouses are analyzed. Application of these tax principles is exampled in selected asset divisions of the residence, business interests, insurance, and pension benefits.  Table of Contents

Delivery Method: Online QAS  Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: Danny C. Santucci

Publication: February 2014
Update: February 2018

Format: PDF
Pages: 70

 

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Identify the various forms of marital property and how to proceed with a tax structured property settlement noting the benefits of premarital agreements to avoid potential divorce problems.
  •  Recognize property settlements under §1041 by:
    a. identifying its application to interspousal and third party transfers,
    b. specifying the factors that determine whether or not a property transfer is incident to divorce under §1041,
    c. determining property basis for the transferor and transferee spouse under §1041.
  • Identify remedies for the deferred tax pitfall of §1041 by:
    a. determining deferred tax liability of interspousal purchases,
    b. recognizing the tax deferral of §1031 exchanges,
    c. specifying the key elements of the home sale exclusion and stating their application;
    d. recognizing benefit distribution problems and the tax advantages of QDROs.

 

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