Move from handling sales tax with nerve wracking, frustrating guesswork to shining as a go-to expert in your department.
Basics of Sales and Use Tax is an interactive online training course designed for individuals working in financial or accounting corporate and consulting environments. This course is best for those who currently handle (or will soon handle) sales and use tax for their company, themselves, or their clients.
Basics helps you learn all the sales tax basics you need. After the course, you will more easily manage your sales and use tax work. This live course is the premier training option for those looking to gain confidence, increase accuracy, and be better prepared for potential audits.
This course is best for those with less than four years of sales and use tax experience. We will help you overcome some of the most challenging sales and use tax concepts so you can minimize risk and be an asset to your department.
Basics of Sales and Use Tax 2021 will take place on June 21, 23, 24, 28, and 30, 2021 in 4.5-4.75-hour time blocks. Sessions will be jam-packed with sales tax fundamentals, with a focus on the practical application of concepts through interactive engagement activities.
Take part in sessions on 5 days over two weeks – designed to fight Zoom fatigue – covering the most important topics to burgeoning sales tax professionals today.
All sessions will be taught live so you will still enjoy the interaction with the faculty and other participants and ask your questions in real time. If you can’t make it to the live sessions, don’t worry! You can watch all sessions on-demand for 30 days.
This year, there’s another special twist! We know that the inspiration and energy you gain during an industry conference can easily fade when you return to the day-to-day grind. To keep up the learning, connections, and inspiration after the course ends, each registration to Basics 2021 will include a complimentary three-month trial of our Sales Tax Nerd Community!
Access to the Community will allow you to continue to collaborate with your course colleagues and tap into a larger network of sales tax pros to share ideas with and get answers to your questions.
Basics of Sales and Use Tax will help you be faster at decision making, improve your accuracy, and allow you to make more strategic sales tax recommendations with confidence. You will learn how to improve your workflow, eliminate guesswork, and reduce risk with a practical application, hands-on teaching approach.
Learn all the sales tax fundamentals you need to move beyond frustrating guesswork and instead become the go-to sales tax pro in your company.
Basics of Sales and Use Tax is different than other training programs because it focuses on the practical application of sales and use tax concepts. We want you to be able to apply what you learn to your job right away. We will teach the following fundamental sessions:
Basics 2021 will introduce the most important industry-specific sales tax issues for the 10 most common industries: construction, healthcare, hi-tech, hospitality, leasing, manufacturing, professional services, retail, telecom, and utilities. Plus, each attendee will be able to attend one industry deep-dive breakout session where you can learn from an industry specialist and interact with peers in your industry. Breakout sessions offered will be dependent on those that attend.
1) Full Course Registration
Register for the entire course to receive full coverage of the fundamental sales and use tax concepts you need to know. You’ll also receive a discounted rate for purchasing the course in full.
2) Purchase Individual Modules
You can craft a personalized agenda that works for you by registering for individual modules. You can select the modules you need to fill in any knowledge gaps and those most applicable to the needs of your company.
Full Course Price: $767
|Price Per Module: $167|
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Other Course Details:
Basics 2021 Faculty
|Diane L. Yetter
President, YETTER Tax and Sales Tax Institute
Tax Manager, YETTER Tax and Sales Tax Institute
Partner, Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered
President, Pritchett Sales and Use Tax Consulting
|Rachel Le Mieux
State & Local Tax Partner, BDO
Partner, Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered
|Christine Brune Cudney
ALT Director, Non-Income Tax, Ameren Services
The Basics curriculum will give you:
And MUCH MORE!
Your learning won’t end when the Basics 2021 sessions are over, because your registration also includes a three-month trial of our Sales Tax Nerd Community.
During the Basics course and for three months after the course ends, you will be granted complimentary access to the Sales Tax Nerd private online membership platform. This will give you an amazing outlet to continue to ask questions, collaborate with your course colleagues, and work through sales tax issues with sales tax professionals of all experience levels, industries, and specialties.
The membership platform is the heart of the Community and its standalone website. You can personalize your activity feed, access a library full of helpful sales tax tools, message your fellow sales tax pros, and pose questions and polls to the Community all in one place.
Sales Tax Nerd Community expands your sales tax team, giving you the insight and expertise of other sales tax pros within reach of your keyboard. You’ll get your daily dose of inspiration, strategic advice, and community.
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