Payments and Refunds
How will I know if my credit card payment was accepted?
You will receive a confirmation email at the end of registration. Please print this message if you need a receipt for your records. The charge on your credit card billing statement appears as “cvent*66th Annual Federal & State Income Tax Institute”.
Where do I mail my check?
Please make your check payable to UNL Tax Institute and mail it to:
UNL Tax Institute
Attn: Kilee Haase, Operations Manager
PO Box 880467
Lincoln, NE 68588-0467
Attendees paying by check need to allow 7-10 business days for checks to be received. Checks must be received at least 15 days prior to the event.
Returned Check Fee
A fee of $25.00 will be assessed on all returned checks.
Can I deduct my attendance on my taxes?
Treasury Regulation §1.162-5 permits an income tax deduction for educational expenses undertaken to:
1) maintain or improve skills in one’s employment or other trade or business
2) or meet requirements of an employer or a law imposed as a condition for retention or employment, job status or rate of compensation.
Can I get a refund if it storms on the day of a seminar?
If we hold the seminar, no refund will be provided regardless of the weather. Historically, seminars are rarely canceled due to inclement weather. If weather occurs, you will be informed by email before 6 a.m. of the day(s).
Continuing Education Hours
When will I receive my Certificate of Attendance for CPE/CEU/MCLE purposes?
Every effort will be made to issue Certificates of Attendance in a timely manner. In most cases, certificates are emailed within one week of the seminar or within one week after successfully completing the final test (self-study). We will email certificates to the email address you provided during registration.
If we receive a rejection from your Professional Licensing Organization that you do not exist, we will notify you by email.
I'm an insurance professional with a Nebraska license. Will I receive a special certificate for the Nebraska Department of Insurance?
There is no special certificates provided but we will email a certificate of attendance subject to verification of your attendance. We will file your hours with the State. If you have lost or not received your Certificate of Attendance, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a duplicate.
Are walk-in registrations available?
No. Due to COVID-19, we are no accepting walk-in registrations this year.
Is there a dress code?
There is no dress code. Meeting room temperatures may vary throughout the day, therefore we recommend dress in layers for your comfort.
I need to be able to take calls while I'm at the seminar. Is there a problem if I bring a cell phone or pager?
All electronic devices must be silenced. Participants who need to provide a method for being contacted in an emergency may set their device on vibrate and take the call outside of the room.
Are my personal belongings safe in the meeting room during lunch, breaks and overnight?
The venue and the Tax Institute are not responsible for items left unattended.
Is recording allowed?
Recording of the speakers presenting is not allowed at the Tax Institute.
How do I change my location?
Please email us at email@example.com to determine whether it is possible to change your seminar location. Every effort will be made to accommodate changes.
Is there a fee to switch seminar locations?
There is no fee charged when you need to change locations, but this applies only if space is available.
Will you send out an email reminder?
You will receive an email notification several days before to the email address used for your registration.
What is the best way to reach the Tax Institute?
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 402-472-4333.
What is the scope of purpose of tax seminars?
Instruction materials, discussions, and written materials utilized are for continued professional education purposes only and are not intended to be legal, accounting, tax, payroll, investment or other professional advice.