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Line-by-line guidance on how to prepare a Form 3115 to request a change to the simplified accounting methods allowed under the TCJA, including using the inventory exception, changing to the cash method of accounting, and using the UNICAP exception.


The two budget bills enacted late in 2019 included important tax legislation that will affect not only taxpayers' 2019 returns, but also their 2018 returns! Our 2-CPE recorded seminar will help you quickly grasp all the changes you need to know about in order to correctly prepare 2019 returns and advise taxpayers when amended 2018 returns are advised, as well as get you ready for the retirement plan changes that will begin to affect your clients in 2020.


Update for 2019 Returns


New IRS forms & worksheets with real-life examples of how they work! And CA adjustments illustrated on Sch CA!

8-hour seminar

2019 Tax Toolbox


8-hour self-study seminar covering important topics in-depth!

Exchanges, NOLs, PTPs, Form 4797

and more!!!

EA Exam Prep Course


The time to earn this valuable credential is NOW!  Get it done before tax season using recordings from our live classes.  If needed, attend next summer's classes free!

More Great Stuff

Self-Study & Textbooks


Self-study courses and textbooks

Practice Aids


Flowcharts, worksheets, & more for you to download FREE

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Call: 858-487-2553


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Brass Tax Presentations, LLC

1224 10th Street, Ste 210, Coronado, CA 92118



Continuing Education


 Our seminars are designed to meet the requirements for continuing education for EAs, CRTPs, and CPAs.   We have entered into an agreement with the Office of the Director of Practice, Internal Revenue Service, to meet the requirements of 31 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 10.6(g), covering maintenance of attendance records, retention of program outlines, qualifications of instructors and length of class hours.  This agreement does not constitute an endorsement by the Director of Practice as to the quality of the program or its contribution to the professional competence of the enrolled individual. 


 Our seminars have been designed to meet the requirements  of the California Tax Education Council.  This does not constitute endorsement by the CTEC as to the quality of the course or its contribution to the professional competence of the preparer.  

  For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints or refunds, contact Brass Tax at (858) 487-2553. 


Brass Tax Presentations is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: 

NASBA Program ID # 142999

Brass Tax Presentations is not registered with NASBA for self-study courses.


 Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, CFP® (with plaque design), and CFP® (with flame design) in the U.S., which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.

Program ID # 262236

In the event of a program change or cancellation, all registrants will be notified by email, phone, or mail and offered a full refund. For more information regarding administrative policies, such as complaint resolution, please call us at 858-487-2553 or email : We will investigate any and all concerns/complaints within 10 business days.