IN-PERSON: AICPA's Annual Federal Tax Update


Save time and keep current on the latest tax developments! This comprehensive course covers all legislative, judicial, and IRS developments of the past year with a focus on implementation and compliance. Discover how to effectively and confidently complete tax planning and compliance engagements. Cover current developments affecting individuals (including those regarding income, deductions and losses, tax calculations, individual credits, filing matters), business entities (including those regarding S Corporations and their shareholders, C Corporations, partnerships), estates and trusts, retirement plans, and more.


  • Return preparation applications
  • Strategies for tax savings
  • Business entity changes
  • IRS administrative issues, compliance, and new forms
  • Court cases settled in the last year that provide tax return guidance
  • Position authority
  • IRS rulings, procedures and notices for the last year
  • New tax return disclosures


  • Identify planning strategies and compliance actions resulting from the latest changes to federal tax statutes, regulations, cases, and rulings.

Designed For

Public accounting senior associates, managers, and partners; tax professionals in company finance or tax departments


Anthony Hilliard

Practice Areas: Taxation Law; Estate Planning Law; Probate Law; Banking Law; Employee Benefits Law; Business Law. Personal Information Born Rison, Arkansas, July 4, 1956. Education: Hendrix College (B.A. 1978). University of Little Rock School of Law (J.D. 1996). Southern Methodist University School of Law (LL.M. (Taxation), 1998). Bar Information: Admitted to bar 1996, Arkansas and U.S. District Courts, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas, 1996. Arkansas Bar Association Board of Governors. Tenured Delegate Arkansas Bar Association House of Delegates. Past President Arkansas Bar Association Tax Section. Secretary/Treasurer Arkansas Bar PAC. Honors: Associate Editor, UALR Law Journal, 1995. Arkansas Bar Association Lawyer Legacy Award, 2006. Arkansas Society of CPAs, Mac Angel Award, 2006. Best Lawyer's in America, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates (2006-2009) Memberships: Jefferson County and American Bar Associations (Member of Taxation and Business Section). Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (CPA 1982-Inactive)