Vernon B. Hoven

He is the author of The Real Estate Investor's Tax Guide: What Every lnvestor Needs to Know to Maximize Profits and Real Estate and Taxes! What Every Agent Should Know, and has written articles on taxation for numerous national publications. Vern is a nationally recognized tax lecturer (averaging 100 days a year for CPAs, tax practitioners and - - REAI-TORS' throughout the United States ) and has a Master's Degree in Taxation from the University of Denver's School of Law (1985). Vern's hallmark teaching style blends key information with a strong dose of humor and a high-tech presentation. Numerous state CPA Societies have named Vern their "Tax Instructor of the Year" and, during tax season, he is a favorite for interviews on radio (a regular on Real Estate Today), on television, and in newspapers. Additionally, Vern's speaking skills earned him the coveted Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation from the National Speakers Association (one of 457 CSPs our of 4,800 NSA members in 2003). Vern has served on many national boards, including the National Association of REALTORS' Legislative Committee and the Federal Tax Subcommittee. He also served for two years as National Secretary and three years as National Director-at-Large for the National Real Estate Educators Association. "Participants will double or triple their new tax planning ideas," Vern promises. "In addition, these concepts will be backed up with citations, when available." [+]