Essentials of Federal Income Taxation for Individuals and Business (2023)

Product ID: 10007610-0015
ISBN: 9780808057147
Builds a firm foundation on which to develop students’ knowledge and understanding of the tax issues which will affect them throughout their careers.

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Essentials of Federal Income Taxation for Individuals and Business by Robert Jamison features an easy-reading, straightforward forms approach that is both simple and direct without complex legal language. It introduces basic tax concepts and then fully illustrates them with clear examples and helpful filled-in forms. Organized to save time, Essentials of Federal Income Taxation builds a firm foundation on which to build students’ knowledge and understanding of the tax issues which will affect them throughout their careers.

Features include:

  • Concise presentation that covers all the basic material required for an introductory tax course.
  • Organization that clearly focuses student attention on key concepts and important learning objectives for better overall comprehension.
  • Use of IRS forms, schedules and worksheets that develop real-world tax preparation skills and illustrate specific reporting requirements.
  • Filled-in forms that support the explanatory material, so students see actual tax compliance, in practice.
  • Tax Tips throughout the text that offer tax-planning guidance, so students see how to minimize tax liability and avoid costly taxpayer mistakes.
  • End of Chapter Questions and Problems that reinforce the salient points presented, as well as key skills required in tax prep.
  • Special Comprehensive Problems that integrate the major concepts from several chapters to help students put the pieces together and prepare for examination.

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Contributors Robert W. Jamison
ISBN 9780808057147
Robert W. Jamison
Robert W. Jamison, CPA, PH.D., is Professor Emeritus of Accounting at Indiana University, Purdue University, Indianapolis (IUPUI). He received his PhD from the University of Texas at Austin, his MBA from Portland State University, and his BA from DePauw University. His principal area of specialization is S Corporations. He is the sole author of S Corporation Taxation, published annually by Wolters Kluwer. His professional experience has included employment with Ohio University, University of Illinois, San Diego State University, Portland State University, Ernst & Young, and other national and local CPA firms. His last full-time position in public accounting was as a senior manager in Ernst & Young's Washington National Tax practice. His articles have appeared in Practical Tax Strategies, Journal of Passthrough Entities, The Tax Adviser, Journal of S Corporation Taxation, The Journal of Accountancy, and various other publications. Professor Jamison has taught many professional education programs for national and local accounting firms and has developed material used in their continuing education programs. He has been a lecturer in AICPA programs and has been the author of several AICPA tax courses. He is a chapter author in the Van-Griner Taxation Series of textbooks. He is a regular contributor to Land Grant University Tax Education Foundation, Inc. National Income Tax Workbook and has contributed to Federal Tax Workshop. He is a frequent speaker at the Indiana Tax Institute, as well as at tax conferences sponsored by other states' CPA societies. He presents advanced and update S Corporation seminars for various states' CPA societies and to other professional organizations.