The NMSCPA is excited to announce Douglas Van Der AA with Van Der AA Tax Education will be the instructor for our 2023 Tax Update.  

This course will address the most recent tax legislation, rulings and developments occurring in late 2022 and 2023 that will impact both the business and individual taxpaying client.  The course is designed to prepare the practitioner for the upcoming filing season and provide useful strategies to assist in the tax preparation process.


Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Implement practical strategies based on recent developments.
  • Understand changes in tax forms.
  • Define key compliance issues.


  • Recent legislative, judicial, and IRS developments impacting practitioners during the upcoming filing season.
  • Impact of Inflation Reduction Act on individual and business taxpayers. 
  • Tax rates and inflation-adjusted figures.
  • Individual taxpayer credits, including child care, dependent care, and premium tax.
  • Depreciation tax update.
  • Review of changes in tax forms.
  • Analyze significant regulations, IRS rulings, and court cases affecting individuals, corporations, S corporations, and partnerships.

Who Will Benefit

Practitioners desiring an update on significant developments to prepare for the filing season, staff members who will have significant compliance assignments during tax season, and members in industry seeking to keep their knowledge current.


Category Amount
Tax 8.00


  • Douglas J. Van Der Aa

    Douglas J. Van Der Aa, CPA, JD Grand Rapids, Michigan

    Doug is a lively and energetic speaker – especially on the subject of taxes and ethics. He has been a highly rated speaker and seminar leader for CPA Associations and other organizations throughout the country for more than 20 years.

    Doug has over 25 years of professional experience, including tax practice in CPA firms and the practice of transactional business and real estate law as an attorney. As a CPA, Doug’s practice concentrated on the tax needs of closely held businesses, with their related pass-through entities, complex individual returns, estates and trusts. Doug taught for 12 years as an Adjunct Instructor and for one year as Assistant Professor of Accounting and Taxation for Grand Valley State University’s Seidman College of Business, where he taught in both the undergraduate and MST programs.

    He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in accounting from Dordt College and his Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois College of Law.

    Doug is an avid sailor and lives with his wife Mary and three children in Byron Center, Michigan.

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