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Webinar (CA): The Nuts and Bolts of High-End Planning


Knowing the basics of advanced estate planning strategies is essential in advising clients with significant wealth and seek assistance in developing succession plans to address individual needs. Review transfer and income tax laws, plus available strategies to minimize taxes. Also, discuss the basic structure of advanced strategies, provisions in the governing document that authorize and regulate these strategies, modeling and tracking spreadsheets and software options. To illustrate the concepts discussed, experience a live demonstration of financial planning software, run modeling exercises and review examples of sophisticated estate and business planning scenarios.

Learning Objectives

• Determine client transfer and income tax projections and the need for advanced planning.
• Identify the pros and cons of various strategies.
• Recognize and use different advanced estate planning strategies.
• Calculate and project results for particular advanced strategies.
• Identify modeling scenarios for individual client needs.

Major Topics

• A review of the current estate planning environment.
• Estate planning changes that impact a client’s estate plan.
• QPRTs, GRATs, IDGTs and variations of these strategies.
• Client presentation preparation.
• Helpful tools to monitor and evaluate process and performance.
• How to build flexibility into strategies to respond to changing circumstances.

California CPA Education Foundation
Course Level
CPE Field of Study
Who Should Attend

CPAs, attorneys, investment advisers and fiduciaries.

Jacqueline Patterson

An understanding of the basics of transfer and succession planning.

Advanced Preparation

This webinar is produced by CalCPA. You will receive your login link/instructions and Certificate of Attendance directly from this third-party vendor. It is important that you review your COCPA confirmation for details on receiving your login instructions and COA from said vendor.

Event Information
Nov 9, 2021
9:00 am - 4:30 pm MST
Total CPE Credits


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Webinar (CA): The Nuts and Bolts of High-End Planning

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