West Federal Taxation 2008: Individual Income Taxes
The 2008 edition of WEST FEDERAL TAXATION: INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAXES remains the most effective text for helping students master the ever-changing Individual Tax Code. Its current, comprehensive, and accessible presentation of the Tax Code and regulations pertaining to the individual taxpayer covers all major developments in federal taxation--complete with relevant, real-world examples that bring chapter concepts to life with realistic tax situations. The book gives strong emphasis to the importance of careful tax planning with special sections and integrated tax planning applications and suggestions throughout most chapters. It also offers solid coverage of how taxation is affected by international concerns. WFT is packed with tools to help you succeed on the CPA exam and well beyond. The new CPA exam includes tax research requiring students to use RIA Checkpoint--and WFT users will be well prepared. The book includes a thorough simulation tutorial that walks students step-by-step through the process of how to apply RIA research strategies as well as numerous research exercises to put their skills to the test. New copies of the text include a code good for 12 months of free access to RIA Checkpoint Student Version as well as tax software bestseller TurboTax Premier. Packed with examples, practical applications, and powerful learning tools, WEST FEDERAL TAXATION: INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAXES, 2008 EDITION delivers the most comprehensive coverage of individual taxation available.
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Special Tax Computation Methods Payment Procedures and Tax Credits
Accounting Periods Accounting Methods and Deferred Compensation
Corporations and Partnerships
TAX RATE SCHEDULES AND TABLES
TABLE OF CODE SECTIONS CITED
TABLE OF REGULATIONS CITED
TABLE OF REVENUE PROCEDURES AND REVENUE RULINGS CITED
COMPREHENSIVE TAX RETURN PROBLEMS
TABLE OF CASES CITED
GLOSSARY OF TAX TERMS
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