2020 Tax Update – The New Rules

This course encompasses the latest tax changes and updates for the 2020 Tax Year.

Prerequisites are not necessary to participate in this course and no advance preparation is needed.

Course Description

This course encompasses the latest tax changes and updates for the 2020 Tax Year. With the recent changes, we might need to consider amending 2018 returns to include the retro-active legislation of the SECURE Act. Our learning objectives are stated below:

  • To bring you up-to-date on the 2020 factors and legislative changes that impact clients
  • Provide you with 2020 & 2019 comparison tables of the Tax Rates
  • Highlight useful “tax facts” and material not discussed elsewhere
  • Preview 20% Qualified Business Income (QBI) – § 199A
  • Brief Discussion on § 1031 – Opportunity Zones surprising benefits
  • Share with you on-line sources for the QBI & Opportunity Zones
Affiliation* CPE Awarded Delivery Method Field of Study Course ID Sponsor ID
CPE Facts
NASBA 2 QAS Self-Study Taxes N/A 103137
CTEC 2/0 N/A Federal Tax Update 3038-CE-0225 3038
IRS 2 Self-Study Federal Tax Update FQTGU-U-00345-20-S FQTGU
Texas State Board of Accountancy 2 Self-Study Taxes 100289 002921
Pennsylvania State Board of Public Accountancy 1 Self-Study (Non-Interactive) Taxes N/A

* Individuals with other professional credentials should check with their state licensing board or accrediting organization to determine if this program meets their continuing education requirements.



Drake Software is an IRS-qualified sponsor of continuing professional education.


Drake Software is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website, www.learningmarket.org


Drake Software has been approved by the California Tax Education Council to offer 2020 Tax Update – The New Rules, CTEC #3038-CE-0225, which provides 2 hours of federal credit and 0 hours of state credit towards the annual continuing education requirement imposed by the State of California. A listing of additional requirements to register as a tax preparer may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA 95812-2890, at (877) 850-2832, or at www.ctec.org.


Drake Software is registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy as a CPE sponsor. This registration does not constitute an endorsement by the Board as to the quality of our CPE program.

Course Policies

Send cancellation requests to Support@DrakeCPE.com. Requests must be made within 30 days of purchasing the course. To be granted a full refund, you must not have completed and earned continuing education for the course. No refunds will be issued after the course expiration date. For more information regarding the refund policy or to address concerns or complaints regarding courses, contact the DrakeCPE support team at Support@DrakeCPE.com.


Other Details
Last Revision June 2020
Course Expiration The CPE portion of this course expires one year from date of purchase