Thomas Edison State University | Courses & Schedules
Skip to Main Content

This site provides information using PDF, visit this link to download the Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software.

ACC-421 Federal Income Taxation

Federal Income Taxation is a one-semester course designed to help students learn the basics of federal income taxation of individuals. The course covers the basic tax calculations, filing status, gross income inclusions and exclusions, gain and loss recognition, business and personal deductions, tax credits, and filing requirements. It also looks briefly at the taxation of partnerships as well as that of corporations and special "S corporations".

Advisory: It is advisable to have completed ACC-101: Principles of Financial Accounting, and ACC-102: Principles of Managerial Accounting, with grades of C or better, in order to succeed in this course. Students are responsible for making sure that they have the necessary knowledge. Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required.

Study Methods:

Online Courses (ACC-421-OL):
Mar 2021,  May 2021,  Jul 2021,  Sep 2021,  Nov 2021
TECEP® Examination (ACC-421-TE):
Mar 2021,  Apr 2021,  May 2021,  Jun 2021,  Jul 2021,  Aug 2021,  Sep 2021,  Oct 2021,  Nov 2021,  Dec 2021

Credits: 3

Preview the Online Syllabus new window
(Please visit the University bookstore to view the correct materials for each course by semester as the contents of the actual online syllabus may differ from the preview due to updates or revisions)