Advanced Course in Federal Taxation

Course Available
1-4 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for National Tax Training School Participants Only

The Advanced Course in Federal Taxation provides advanced training for persons who have considerable experience in the tax field. Topics include: Foreign sourced income, state sourced income, corporate formations and capital structure, corporate income tax, corporate non liquidating distributions, other corporate tax levies, corporate liquidating distributions, corporate acquisitions and reorganizations, partnership formation and operation, special partnership issues, administrative procedures, gift tax, estate tax, and income taxation of trusts and estates.

Learn more at: National Tax Training School

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 - 4.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours. Please select your units upon checkout.

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for Tax preparers and accountants looking for additional training in taxation with an emphasis on business entities.

Prerequisites: Completion of course work in individual federal income tax or tax preparer experience.

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X739X – 001 15 May 202431 Dec 2025 1-4 $79-316

Advanced Course in Federal Taxation

15 May 202431 Dec 2025
Credit Validation

Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through: December 31, 2025 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Demonstrate use of the fundamental concepts of the federal income tax system as applied to individuals, corporations, and fiduciaries
  • Prepare tax forms for individuals, partnerships, corporations and trusts
  • Recognize tax planning opportunities and recommend appropriate tax-saving strategies for decision making
  • Apply the fundamentals of tax law and research to problem situations likely to be encountered in tax practice


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.

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Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.