BA 256 : Income Tax

Introduces preparation of federal individual and sole proprietorship income tax returns. Provides brief overview of partnership and corporate returns.

This course is designed to introduce students to the Federal tax system for individuals and businesses. Students will learn how to complete basic schedules and forms, including the W-2, W-3, and W-4 forms.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of BA 256, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to complete a basic set of forms and schedules for an individual taxpayer 
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of current tax rules and regulations 
  • Calculate the correct of amount of tax using tax tables and/or tax formulas provided by the government

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3

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