2021 AFIT Summer Webinar, July 22,2021 A Virtual Learning Event

Thursday, 22 July 2021 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM MDT

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Thursday, 22 July 2021 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM MDT


July 22, 2021

8:15 AM to 4:30 PM

A Virtual Learning Event

8:15 AM -   9:00 AM        LOG IN / REIGSISTRATION

9:00 AM                       WELCOME         Jason Silver, AFIT President


                                           What was proposed,  What was enacted.  What's still lurking.

                                                         James Busby               CPA



                                             Update from national Taxpayer Advocate                                      

                                                           Erin M Collins, National Taxpayer Advocate, IRS                  

      12:05 PM – 1:10 PM   LUNCH   

                                               ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE UPDATE

                                                Grab a sandwich and recieve and update on AZDOR  Operations and Q & A on Tax                                                                                       Policies and Procedures        
Rob Woods Director  Ernie Powell   AZDOR

      1:20 PM - 3:00 PM  PAYROLL IMPACTS OF THE CARES AND FAMILIES FIRST ACTS                                       

                                                           A case study forms oriented approach.

                                                           Terry Bakker                                            CPA, EA

        3:20 PM – 4:10 PM   FEDERAL TAX UPDATE

                                                           Ed Zollars                                                  CPA                                                                                 


                                                5 hours CPE – Tax Law;     2 hours CPE – Update;        

NOTE:  Some sessions focused solely on Arizona state tax issues may not qualify

 for Enrolled Agent Circular 230 CPE credit.

Please Note:  Speakers and subject matter may change or be augmented as schedules may be adjusted.

 SAVE THE DATE:  AFIT Winter Tax Seminar/Webinar Friday, January 20, 2022


Why you should attend this AFIT Winter Tax Seminar:

·       Timely Topics presented by knowledgeable practitioners.

·       Special presentation by Erin Collins, the National Taxpayer Advocate.  Ms. Collins will review the challenges faced by taxpayers, tax professionals and the IRS over the last 18 months.

·       A session on Payroll Tax issues affected by COVID-19 legislation, presented by Terry Bakker, of the Tax Speaker organization.  Ms. Bakker will use a case study, forms-oriented approach.

·       A special operations update from the Arizona Department of Revenue during the 75-minute lunch period.  These DOR presentations are always very informative.  And you will still have 25 minutes for lunch.

·       Special review of Arizona tax legislation by James Busby, and a discussion of recent         income tax changes by Ed Zollars.

·       Downloadable course materials:  AFIT will make available downloadable seminar materials for ALL technical topics to save on your laptop, tablet or similar electronic device.  If you wish, you may print out the materials for your future reference.

·       AFIT believes this webinar is a safe way for practitioners to access high-quality tax education with no risk to health.

·       Easy on-line registration
·       A great ZOOM experience!


·      A Discount for Early Registration:  Register and pay on or before Monday, July 19th and save 17%.
Webinar cost:  $150   ($125 on or before July 19, 2021)
Last day for registration:  July 20, 2021 by 6:00 PM


Arizona Forum for Improvement of Taxation, AFIT, is a coalition of the Arizona Bar, Arizona Society of Enrolled Agents, Arizona Association of Accounting and Tax Professionals, and the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants with liaison from the Internal Revenue Service and the Arizona Department of Revenue. In addition to conducting educational programs for tax professionals, the AFIT Board of Directors (composed of designated representatives from the professional associations) meets monthly with tax agency liaisons to discuss tax administration issues, including return filing, examination issues and collection practices, as well as new developments.

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