Think You Know 199A?
Think Again!

Now that tax practitioners have had a few months to not only fully digest the 199A 20% Business Deduction Regulations, but grapple with preparing clients’ returns, much deeper understanding of the traps, tricks, and planning opportunities have now emerged.

Whether you’re a CPA, EA, financial planner, or a tax or estate planning attorney, you need to join us and nationally renowned CPA, Robert Keebler, CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished), CGMA, for a 90-minute presentation entitled, “199A Lessons from Tax Prep Season, Foundational Concepts”.

On this special, advanced-level program you will learn:

  • What changed between the Proposed and Final 199A Regulations
  • Critical concepts and detailed revealed during tax prep season
  • The difference between “separate” and “separable” businesses
  • How multiple businesses may be aggregated
  • Advanced planning for insurance professionals to obtain 199A
  • When not to make pension, profit sharing and IRA contributions
  • Roth conversion opportunities when income is less than QBI
  • Understanding the “Trade or Business” Issue
  • How the real estate safe harbor election works
  • The Final Regs definition of “specified service” business
  • What’s the impact on triple net leases and those in the financial services business
  • How were the “anti-abuse” rules designed to prevent taxpayers from establishing multiple non-grantor trusts?
  • What’s the “sweet spot” for S Corporation shareholder wages to optimize the 199A deduction?
  • What’s the impact of the Final Regs on a company’s debt, the purchasing of equipment and expensing it, as well as the impact on REITs?
  • How does the definition of “reputation or skill” actually work?
  • Plus, answers to all of your toughest 199A questions!

Your purchase includes: Downloadable PDF handout materials and MP3 audio recording. A PDF transcript may be added on for an additional fee during the checkout process.

  • Program Title: 199A Lessons from Tax Prep Season, Foundational Concepts
  • Speaker:
  • Duration: 90 minutes



Includes: Immediately download of PDF handout materials and MP3 audio recording.



Robert S. Keebler

CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished)
Robert S. Keebler

Robert S. Keebler, CPA/PFS, MST, AEP (Distinguished) is a partner with Keebler & Associates, LLP and is a 2007 recipient of the prestigious Accredited Estate Planners (Distinguished) award from the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. He has been named by CPA Magazine as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Practitioners in the United States and one of the Top 40 Tax Advisors to Know During a Recession. His practice includes family wealth transfer and preservation planning, charitable giving, retirement distribution planning, and estate administration. Mr. Keebler frequently represents clients before the National Office of the Internal Revenue…


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However, please note that each program includes a Certificate of Completion and, depending on the license and the regulatory agency for which governs a participant’s CE credit, some professionals may be able to self-report his or her participation and receive credit. It is the responsibility of the participant to complete any process necessary to seek self-reported CE credit for his or her participation. By registering for a teleconference (or purchasing on On-Demand program), you understand that CE credit is not guaranteed or warranted by the presenter or The Ultimate Estate Planner, Inc.