New Tax Laws Distilled in 40 Minutes


New Tax Laws Distilled in 40 Minutes

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has brought sweeping changes to the tax code, affecting individuals and businesses across industries. To help business owners transition themselves and their companies, they need guidance navigating the new tax law to keep their tax liability to a minimum.


About the Presenter:

Anders CPAs + Advisors Tax Senior, John H. Wolpers, CPA/PFS, will dive into the new tax rates and how they will directly impact business owners and their companies, so you can better serve your clients.


Learning Objectives:

After this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Recite a brief synopsis of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
  • Contrast the differences between past and current tax laws
  • Identify tactics to minimize tax liability for transitioning owners and/or a business



Registration is free. Thank you to our sponsors:




This meeting will be held at Saint Louis University: Il Monastero.

Address: Il Monastero Banquet Center, 3050 Olive St, St. Louis, MO 63103


The EPI Local Chapter is different than other groups because it brings together a diverse group of professionals from a wide range of specialties that can naturally work collaboratively on exit planning, succession planning, value growth, transaction or any engagement from both sides of the equation. The chapter meets regularly to network, reconnect, grow knowledge, and sharpen their skills with a common goal: Change the outcome for transitioning business owners. Make plans to join us for future events and connect with the local leadership by visiting

About the Presenter

John H. Wolpers, CPA/PFS

John H. Wolpers, CPA/PFS

Tax Senior at Anders CPAs + Advisors

Contact John

Meet John Wolpers: John has experience working with small businesses in a wide range of industries from real estate and construction to restaurants and financial institutions. As a tax senior at Anders, he works with small business clients on their tax planning needs. John’s detail-oriented personality and persistence to find solutions to problems greatly benefits his clients.

Education & Certification

  • M.S., Taxation, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
  • B.A., Microbiology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS), awarded by the AICPA

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Estate Planning Council of St. Louis

Continuing Education

This meeting qualifies for the following continuing education credits:

One (1) CPE hour

One (1) CFP® credit


NOTE: Proper documentation must be collected and submitted to qualify for continuing education. For questions regarding awarded continuing education credits, please contact Josh Koza at