Year-End Tax Planning for Law Firms: How 2020 Impacts Your 2021 Tax Returns

From working from home to payroll protection programs, find out everything that can affect your firm’s 2021 tax return.

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 11 a.m. PST | 2 p.m. EST

It pays to plan for your 2021 tax return

2020 has been a year of rapid change for the legal industry, with many law firms swiftly shifting where they work and how they manage their finances, billing, and trust accounting.

Do you understand how these changes can impact your firm’s taxes and accounting this year?

Join this 1-hour session with Joshua Lenon, Clio’s Lawyer in Residence, to take a deep dive into the special tax and accounting considerations solo and small law firms like yours need to be aware of for 2021.

In this CLE-eligible webinar, you’ll learn:

  • How deferred filing, payroll protection programs, and working from home can impact law firm taxes in 2021
  • How to benefit from home office deductions and avoid tax traps around teleworking teams
  • Tips to keep your firm financially and ethically compliant
  • What tools firms can utilize to improve accounting and drive financial success

Duration: 60 minutes

(Can’t make the date? Don’t worry—we’ll send a recording to everyone who registers!)

This presentation is CLE-eligible. Earn 1 hour of CLE credit when attending the live broadcast of this presentation.*


*California: Clio is a State Bar of California–approved MCLE provider, and will be supplying the appropriate materials for continuing legal education credits in California and any state that recognizes reciprocity with California MCLE accreditation. Note that many states allow attorneys to apply for credit on their own and may require nominal accreditation fees when filing for CLE credit. CLE credit rules vary for online CLE. Please check your state bar association’s requirements for online CLE to ensure that the program meets the requirements of your jurisdiction.

*Minnesota: 1.0 Minnesota CLE Credit has been applied for, but is not yet approved.

*Wyoming: This webinar is approved for 1.0 hour of General CLE credit in Wyoming.

*Arizona: The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.0 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 1.0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

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Joshua Lenon
Joshua Lenon

Lawyer in Residence


Joshua Lenon is the Lawyer in Residence at Clio. An attorney admitted to the New York Bar, Joshua brings legal scholarship to the conversations happening both within Clio and with its customers. Joshua has worked extensively to educate lawyers on technology’s capability to enhance their practice, while also teaching tech companies about the unique needs of the legal system.