Taxes and the Real Estate Professional The concept of Tax

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					          Taxes
          and the
          Real Estate Professional
The concept of Tax Planning is often an overlooked means of saving hard earned income. Income and self-
employment taxes are often the biggest single expense a licensee incurs. The laws are complex, the potential
fear of an audit looms in the distance, and the tax implications of running a real estate business are not usually
on ones mind until it is time to file a tax return. Real Estate Licensees are expected to have a commitment of
professionalism and have the basic knowledge of income taxation. Learn how your income and expenses have a
direct link to how much income and self-employment taxes are due.

      •   Review of current tax forms & their use                          •    Residential property tips
      •   Selecting the right structure for your business                  •    Recordkeeping
      •   Choosing a retirement solution                                   •    Tax planning
      •   Determining business
          expenses(auto,travel,home use)


   LOCATIONS:               DALLAS                                                GRAPEVINE
                            8201 Stemmons Frwy,                                   1681 W. Northwest Hwy.
                            Dallas, TX 75247                                      Grapevine, TX 76051

   DATES:                   Tuesday – February 17                                 Thursday – March 19
                            Wednesday – November 4                                Thursday – November 12

   TIME:                    9:00 am – 1:00 pm                                     9:00 am – 1:00 pm

   COST:                    $20.00 dfwREALTORS ® Members                         $20.00 dfwREALTORS ® Members
                            $35.00 Non-Members                                   $35.00 Non-Members

   MCE:                     4 Hours (TREC # 04-00-020-6635, Provider #0011)


 To Register: Go to www.dfwrealtors.com Click on “MetroTex E-Services” login link, enter your license # and password,
and click on “Course Calendar and Registration.” Classes are in date order. Click on course title to register. Or you may call the
                            dfwREALTORS® - MetroTex Education Department at: 214-540-2751
dfwREALTORS® cancellation policy: 100% refund only if cancellation is made 48 hours in advance. There will be NO transfer-
ring of funds from one class to another. You must arrive and attend by class start time or forfeit funds. No MCE credits will be
                                          given for late attendance. No exceptions!
                          dfwREALTORS.com - MetroTex Assn. of REALTORS®, MCE Provider #0011