Houston, TX: What You Need to Know about the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980

Aug 17, 2018 08:30am -
Aug 17, 2018 09:30am

Event Description


The South Texas Chapter of the American Academy of Attorney-CPAs presents:


What You Need to Know about the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980


Presented by: 

Mitchell Baldridge, CPA

Baldridge CPA

Program Description

Attendees will gain a broad overview of FIRPTA laws, and their implications. They will learn how FIRPTA withholding requirements can stop a deal dead in its tracks, and steps to take to mitigate risks and stay in compliance.


Learning Objectives

  • Gain insight into the rules around FIRPTA and the evolution of real-world compliance.
  • Understand the basic components of a deal subject to FIRPTA, and how to diagnose whether FIRPTA applies.
  • Gain insight into where FIPRTA might fit in your practice. This will help you provide value to clients and colleagues.


Date & Time                                                                    

Friday, August 17, 2018                                                                

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. (Breakfast Provided)   



FCA Offices, 791 Town & Country, Suite 250,  Houston, TX



NASBA-approved for 1.0 CPE credit in Tax; State Bar of Texas approved for 1.0 MCLE credit 


Free Admission

Admission is FREE for all business professionals. For information on the cancellation policy please call 888-ATTY-CPA ext. 2.

About the Presenter

Mitchell Baldridge is a tax professional with over 10 years of experience in corporate, partnership, estate, and individual income tax matters. He is experienced in tax consulting, as well as preparing and auditing income tax provisions for financial statement purposes. Mitchell is very knowledgeable with a wide variety of entity types: corporations, partnerships, S Corporations, trusts, private foundations, and individuals. He has prepared and reviewed thousands of federal and state income/franchise tax returns as well as tax provisions impacting the financial statements of numerous public and non-public clients. Mitchell is a trusted tax advisor, well-versed in the challenges of growing and running a business. He has experience in real estate, healthcare, construction, technology, and oil & gas industries. Mitchell also has experience effectively representing clients with Internal Revenue Service examination and appeals matters.


Additional Information

Delivery Method: Group-Live

Program Level: Update

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None
Who Should Attend? Attorneys, CPAs, Business Professionals


AAA-CPA continuing education programs are designed to meet the needs of Attorneys and CPAs and to qualify for credit both as CPE and CLE. Of course, the decisions of various state authorities determine the actual credit granted. There are no prerequisites or advance preparation requirements for this course. 

The American Academy of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, Inc. (AAA-CPA) 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.nasba.org




Event Type:Chapter Meeting
Early registration ends on Mar 07, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Mar 08, 2018 and ends on Aug 16, 2018.
Late registration starts on Aug 17, 2018.