The IRS & Financial Aid: What’s up for 2014-15?
Tuesday, February 18
PASFAA Members: register for this event, click here.
This webinar, organized by PASFAA and hosted by Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College, will feature Jim Briggs, The Tax Detective.
Jim Briggs, The Tax Detective, provides training workshops to the financial aid profession. In addition to his workshops, he provides advice to schools and scholarship organizations about their financial aid methodologies, systems and procedures. Your colleagues describe Jim as someone who knows his material and speaks our language.
Jim was previously an IRS agent, a practicing CPA and the co-founder of Brewgers Bagel Bakeries. He has served on the boards of several non-profit organizations and as an adjunct professor of taxation at the University of Vermont and Champlain College, both in Burlington, VT.
Jim lives in Belton, TX and is a frequent presenter at state, regional and national financial aid conferences where his presentations always combine fun with learning.
Did you miss the PASFAA webinar, Federal Update with Greg Martin, U.S.Department of Education?
Please use this link to access the recording of the webinar.
This webinar was organized by PASFAA and hosted by Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College. Our appreciation goes to Greg Martin, from the Department of Education, who covered federal updates on a variety of financial aid-related topics for 2013-14 and 2014-15 including:
- FAFSA changes
- DOMA effect on FAFSA
- 150% Subsidized Limitation
- Funding and sequestration
- Pell LEU
- Direct Loan interest rates
- Guidance/clarification on assorted topics
- Regulatory activity
The powerpoint slides can be downloaded here.
We invite you to and visit often.