Taxation and Accounting for the Winery

As winery owners and entrepreneurs, it is crucial to understand and remain apprised of relevant tax and accounting issues, which can often mean the difference between success and failure of a winery operation. Designed for wineries of 60,000 cases and fewer, this course explores the advantages and disadvantages of incorporation and Subchapter S status versus using limited liability companies, determination of cost of goods sold, inventory valuation and costing (including inventory cost capitalization rules), advantages and disadvantages of electing LIFO, accelerating deductions through farm accounting procedures, depreciation methods, fringe benefits and estate planning.

Enrollment is limited. Early enrollment is encouraged.

This course offers 6.5 CPE hours.

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