P.O. Box 59, Novi, MI 48375
celebrating over 40 years of educating CPAs and tax professionals
Federal Tax Workshops is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy as a sponsor of Continuing Professional Education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.
Federal Tax Workshops is registered as an approved PTIN CPE provider of the Internal Revenue Service.
Doug has been a discussion leader for Federal Tax Workshops, Inc., for the past 11 years. He is a lively and energetic speaker – especially on the subject of taxes and ethics, and has extensive experience in leading discussions in conferences, seminars and webinars. He is a regular and highly rated speaker and seminar leader for CPA associations other organizations throughout the country. Doug has over 25 years of professional experience, including tax practice in CPA firms and the practice of transactional business and real estate law as an attorney. As a CPA, Doug's practice concentrated on the tax needs of closely held businesses, with their related pass-through entities, complex individual returns, estates and trusts. Doug taught for 10 years as an Adjunct Instructor and for one year as Assistant Professor of Accounting and Taxation for Grand Valley State University’s Seidman College of Business, where he taught in both the undergraduate and MST programs. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in accounting from Dordt College and his Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois College of Law. VIEW VIDEO BIO
Steve is President of Federal Tax Workshops, Inc., located in East Lansing, Michigan. He is nationally known for his knowledge of the financial, accounting, and tax problems of the closely held business and individual taxpayers. He has published numerous articles on these topics. In addition, Steve is a retired Professor of Accounting at Michigan State University, where he taught tax accounting and has recently received numerous teaching awards. He obtained his PhD in accounting, law degree and an undergraduate accounting degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a member of the Michigan Association of CPAs, Wisconsin Bar Association, The American Accounting Association, AICPA, American Tax Association, and Hawaii Association of Public Accountants. VIEW VIDEO BIO
For more than 40 years, FTW has been dedicated to providing the most up-to-date information on tax and financial developments affecting today’s accounting, tax and other financial professions. We specialize in educating professionals in the areas of individual and corporate tax, partnerships, S corporations, and ethics best practices. In addition, we offer complete tax training courses for new accountants heading into their first tax season. FTW materials include not only comprehensive outlines, but also extensive case studies, exhibits and worksheets illustrating practical situations. Our courses provide a thorough training experience for your members of the accounting and tax profession. Our discussion leaders bring real-life experiences to the classroom.
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