This course will explore foreign asset reporting on Form 8938, which will focus on issues that can be traps for the unwary. This includes differences between foreign account reporting on Form 8938 versus the FBAR, asset valuation issues that impact certain classes of taxpayers filing Form 8938, and the statute of limitations and civil penalties associated with Form 8938. We will also discuss suggested best practices in light of these issues.
Who should attend: Attorneys and CPAs
Cost: No charge (NOTE: space is limited)
Lunch will be served during the event. All attendees must RSVP to Kelly Robin through the link below or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for registration.
CLE: 1 credit hour in Areas of Professional Practice, appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys
CPE: 1 credit hour in Taxation, Sponsor License #002853, appropriate for recently licensed and experienced CPAs
This course will be presented by Usman Mohammad, Counsel at Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP
Usman Mohammad received his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1995, and graduated cum laude and Order of the Coif (top 10 percent) from the University of Michigan Law School in 1998. He was the Associate Editor of the Michigan Law Review from 1996 to 1997 and an Executive Editor from 1997 to 1998. Mr. Mohammad joined Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP, in 2000. Mr. Mohammad's practice areas include commercial litigation, tax controversies, and state and federal criminal litigation.
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