2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (March 2022) 
    
    May 22, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (March 2022)
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ACCT 4005 - Federal Taxation I: Individual Taxation♦


(5 cr.)
In this course, students have the opportunity to gain a fundamental understanding of personal income taxes and how they are computed. They also learn appropriate tax concepts and terminologies important for students wishing to pursue a career in accounting and taxes. Students examine the federal income tax structure and apply income tax accounting to cases of individual and sole proprietorship taxation as they assemble information and documentation needed to prepare federal tax returns. They analyze federal income tax laws governing gross income, deductions, calculation of income tax rates, income tax credits, and the alternative minimum tax for individuals.
Prerequisites
BS in Accounting

  • ACCT 2001 or ACCT 2003 or ACCT 2004S

All Other Programs

  • ACCT 2004S

♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an enrollment specialist [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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