Online Seminar

FOREIGN ACCOUNTS AND ASSETS - FBAR VS 8938

Each year, under the law known as the Bank Secrecy Act, a taxpayer must report certain foreign financial accounts, such as bank accounts, brokerage accounts and mutual funds, to the office of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN).

FOREIGN ACCOUNTS AND
ASSETS - FBAR VS 8938

$60

Each year, under the law known as the Bank Secrecy Act, the taxpayer must report certain foreign financial accounts, such as bank accounts, brokerage accounts, and mutual funds, to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) office. A taxpayer also needs to use Form 8938 to report his or her specified foreign financial assets if the total value of all specified foreign financial assets the taxpayer has an interest in is greater than the appropriate reporting threshold.

Learn the relevant reporting requirements and thresholds for each form and determine whether individuals or domestic entities must file Form 8938 or FinCEN Form 114, or both.

iNSTRUCTOR:

Jeffrey A. Schneider

Enrolled Agent / Certified Tax Resolution Specialist / Advanced Crypto Tax Expert
Graduate Fellow - National Tax Practice Institute

Jeffrey Schneider is an Enrolled Agent, (EA), a Certified Tax Resolution Specialist, (CTRS), Advanced Crypto Tax Expert, (ACT-E) and an NTPI Fellow. Jeffrey has been in the field of taxation for over 40 years beginning his career in the public sector and transitioned into private practice in 1999 when he founded SFS Tax & Accounting Services.

He is a speaker for many professional organizations, local expos and various organizations on a wide variety of tax & business topics such as: Taxation and the Cannabis Industry, What the Realtor Needs to Know About Liens and Levies, Ready to Take Social Security; How Will it Affect Your Tax Situation? and Tax and Financial Issue: Its Impact on Divorce, Taxation of Athletes, Entertainers & Artists and more. Jeff also speaks on Tax Reform TCJA & §199A and Time Management.

He is a Past President of the Florida Society of Enrolled Agents, the Palm Beach Chapter and Treasure Coast Chapter of the Florida Society of Enrolled Agents and a Former Director on the Board of the National Society of Enrolled Agents (NSEA).

Schneider is the author of three books, "Now What? I Got a Notice from the IRS. Help!", "Now What? The IRS is Taking Everything I Own. Help!" and "Now What? I Want to Prepare My Own Return. Help!", all available on Amazon.

He is often quoted in the press and has appeared on television as a tax expert and has hosted an internet TV show. Jeff is a national speaker on all matters related to tax.

In June 2014 he received the Mentor of the Year award from the Florida Society of Enrolled Agents.

In 2018 Jeffrey was appointed to the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC).