Who Should Attend

Anyone involved with the management of tax, accounting and legal topics associated with business aircraft, including: attorneys, accountants, tax advisors, aviation professionals, flight department personnel, aircraft owners/operators, and others. Both Members and non-Members of NBAA are welcome.

Learning Objectives

Attendees of this NBAA Business Aviation Taxes Seminar will learn how to:

  • Understand how the business aircraft market continues to evolve with the U.S. market gaining strength while foreign markets face new challenges.
  • Analyze federal tax policy issues, including a potential trap for related party lease structures and federal excise tax considerations for aircraft management companies.
  • Learn about new lease accounting standards and their specific impact on leases involving business aircraft.
  • Go beyond traditional aircraft ownership and operating structures and learn about unique tax challenges when an aircraft is owned outside of a corporate structure.
  • Apply personal use calculations to challenging real world flight scenarios.
  • Understand how tracking of non-business use goes beyond just the flight and can come into play during aircraft disposition.
  • Develop proactive strategies so you are prepared for federal and state tax audits involving business aircraft.
  • And more!

CPE Credit

National Registry of CPE Sponsors

Attending this NBAA Business Aviation Taxes Seminar provides a maximum of 8.5 hours of recommended continuing education (CPE) credits. In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour.

NBAA 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 addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417.

  • Delivery Method: Group-Live
  • Program Level: Intermediate
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advance Preparation: None Required
  • Recommend CPE Credit: 8.5
  • Recommended Fields of Study:
    • Taxes (6.5 hours maximum CPE recommended)
    • Business Law (2.0 hours maximum CPE recommended)

CPE Complaint Resolution Policy: For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact NBAA at (202) 783-9000.

CLE Credit

NBAA has not submitted this Seminar for CLE approval to any state provider. Upon request, NBAA will provide an attendance confirmation letter to support CLE applications. Based on a 50-minute hour, this Seminar may be eligible for up to 8.5 CLE credits.

CAM Credit

Candidates for the NBAA Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) credential may earn one point toward their CAM application or CAM renewal by attending this NBAA Business Aviation Taxes Seminar.


Please email your cancellation and/or substitution request to registration@nbaa.org or send via fax to (202) 478-0036. A refund will be issued less a processing fee of 10% for cancellations received in writing on or prior to 4/29/2016. There will be NO REFUNDS AFTER 4/29/2016.

For general information, contact NBAA’s Registration Department at (202) 478-7770.


The dress for all Conference events is business casual (slacks, skirts, blouses, sweaters and blazers for women, and slacks, polo shirts, button-down shirts, blazers or sweaters for men). Meeting rooms have a tendency to be cool, so bring a sweater or jacket.


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