Federal Income Tax Course

Course Available
1-4.5 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for National Tax Training School Participants Only

The Federal Income Tax Course is designed for persons who wish to get a more thorough training in all pertinent phases of federal income tax preparation for individuals. Topics include: general tax principles, exemptions, the tax computation, gross income exclusions and inclusions, gain or loss on the sale or exchange of property, capital gains and losses, business deductions, other allowable deductions; accelerated cost-recovery, depletion and amortization, business and casualty losses, bad debts, self-employment tax, estimated tax, and payroll taxes, income tax withholding, tax credits, special provisions, ethics and regulations governing the practice of tax practitioners.

For more information, please visit: National Tax Training School

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 - 4.5 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours. Please choose the number of units upon checkout. 

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for persons who wish to get a more thorough training in all pertinent phases of federal income tax preparation for individuals.

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X740X – 001 15 May 202431 Dec 2025 1-4.5 $79-355

Federal Income Tax Course

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 knowledge of the concepts, principles, and rules of taxation of individuals and small businesses
  • Prepare tax forms for individuals and sole proprietorships; recognize tax planning opportunities and recommend appropriate tax-saving strategies for decision making
  • Address tax situations for all types of taxpayers, such as wage earners, salespersons, owners of small business, professionals, investors, home and rental property owners, farmers, etc


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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.

Key Benefits of Credit Validation Courses

Make Your Work Count

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

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Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.

Work Towards a Degree

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