February 1, 2023


8 Total CPE Credits


Webinar (CA): S Corporation Taxation: Comprehensive—Form 1120S

  • Instructor

    Troy Lewis

Learning Objectives

• Identify how to form a qualified entity and elect S Corp status

• Determine how to properly allocate income and loss items to shareholders on their individual Schedule K-1.

• Calculate an S corporations’ initial basis in its assets as well as a shareholder’s stock and debt basis in the S corporation.

• Recognize three main reasons for calculating a shareholder’s basis in an S Corp.

• Calculate annual adjustments to a shareholders’ stock and debt basis and determine if losses and deductions are limited on the shareholders’ individual income tax return.

• Calculate the three major taxes attributable to S corporations.

• Learn how to calculate AAA and OAA account for an S corporation.

• Understand the impact of stock redemptions on the AAA and E&P accounts.

• Review basic tax compliance requirements including all of the major S corporation entity tax elections.

Major Topics

• Discuss all new legislative, administrative, and judicial changes affecting S corporation and shareholders.

• Learn how to qualify and to make the S corporation election.

• Learn the qualifications for S corporation stock ownership.

• Understand how to calculate initial and annual stock and debt basis amounts and the three reasons why they are maintained.

• Understand the four loss limitation rules applied on the shareholder’s individual income tax return (I.e., basis, at-risk, passive, and excess business loss limitations).

• Understand the proper tax treatment and reporting of a distribution from the S corporation to a shareholder.

• Learn how to calculate the three S corporation taxes.

• Learn how to calculate AAA and OAA account for an S corporation.

• Determine the impact of health insurance, the net investment income tax, qualified business income tax deduction and unreasonable compensation issues on the reporting function of the S corporation.

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Intermediate


General knowledge in individual and S corporation income taxation.

Advanced Preparation

This webinar is produced by CalCPA. You will receive your login link/instructions and Certificate of Attendance directly from this third-party vendor. It is important that you review your COCPA confirmation for details on receiving your login instructions and COA from said vendor.

Intended Audience

Tax professionals.


California CPA Education Foundation

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