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Step by Step: Accounting for Income Taxes FLEXCAST

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2.0 Credits

Member Price $98.00

Non-Member Price $113.00


This course features an innovative, step-by-step approach to the challenging topic of accounting for income taxes. Participants benefit from an in-depth exploration of the recognition, measurement, and presentation aspects of both current and deferred taxes, as well as provisions for unrecognized tax positions and disclosure requirements. The course stands out by offering practical examples, making complex concepts more accessible and applicable to real-world scenarios. Jeff Sailor’s unique blend of humor and video parodies further enhances the learning experience, ensuring that participants stay engaged and retain crucial information effectively.


Determining current tax position. Determining the deferred tax position. Identify any unrecognized tax positions. Considering any special issues. Preparing disclosure.



Designed For

CPAs, CFOs, controllers, financial professionals, and auditors.


Describe the steps to accounting for income taxes. Apply the recognition, measurement and presentation for current taxes. Apply the recognition, measurement and presentation for deferred taxes. Apply the provisions for unrecognized tax positions. Apply the requirements for disclosures.




This is a FlexCast (no exam required) and may be viewed only Monday - Saturday, 5am - 5pm PT. You may take up to one year from the date of purchase to complete the course. Pause your FlexCast and resume at a convenient day during the hours above. Partial credit for 2+ credit courses: If you are unable to complete the course in one sitting, partial credit can be awarded (minimum of one credit). To earn the remaining credits, you must return later and start the course from the beginning. Use chat to ask questions of a subject matter expert during the program.


Leader Bios

Jeff Sailor, Western CPE

Jeff Sailor, CPA, received a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Florida. Upon graduation, he joined the auditing staff at Peat Marwick in Jacksonville, Florida, where he worked on a large number of national accounts. Jeff has managed his own accounting firm in Ocala, Florida, since 1984. During that time, he has also developed unique auditing approaches and auditing software.

Since 1992, Jeff has been teaching accounting and auditing courses he developed to combat traditional “boring CPE.” Using a variety of creative teaching methods sprinkled with humorous video spoofs, Jeff is able to combine his in-depth accounting insights with humor in high-energy presentations. He’s also adept at presenting complex topics in a very practical, easy-to-understand manner, thus earning him rave reviews for more than 20 years. Jeff currently presents seminars, webcasts, and in-house instruction for Western CPE. He’s also a featured speaker at national conferences as well as at state and regional meetings.

For more than 10 years, Jeff has served as an AICPA peer reviewer, focusing on small firms and sole practitioners. He also served on the Resource Committee for the Private Company Financial Reporting Committee (PCFRC). Jeff has spoken at two NASBA national conferences on how to make education more engaging for practitioners.

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Non-Member Price $113.00

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