Course in Energy in North America

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A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.

From indigenous civilizations to modern day empires, North America has plenty of hands-on educational opportunities to offer scholars. Filled with a range of distinct cultures, students can educate themselves in well-rounded way.

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Oil and Gas Partnerships

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 2 days June 2018 USA Tulsa Toledo + 1 more

This seminar addresses the common and often intricate transactions faced by oil and gas tax partnerships using a building block approach. [+]

Unlike the standard partnership tax class, this two day seminar focuses upon the specific issues encountered by oil and gas partnerships. The Federal income tax treatment of an oil and gas partnership is unique in the sense that the tax rules of subchapter K of the IRC are applied in a different manner to oil and gas exploration and production than any other type of business. This uniqueness stems from the fact that Sec. 613A requires that the basis of oil and gas property is held outside of the partnership by each partner and the partner computes depletion, gain and loss independent of the partnership. 

No other extractive industry works this way. For example, coal, iron, etc. – the partnership holds the basis of the mineral property and computes gain and loss on its mineral properties and then allocates depletion, gains and losses to the partners.  This has many tangent effects that are explored by this seminar. Having to go through this maze of regulations and rules alone can be a bit confusing – after all it took the IRS over 15 years to issue final regulations under Sec. 613A – primarily because of the partnership issues.  ... [-]


Strategic Financial Skills for the Energy Industry

Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University
Campus Part time 1 week September 2018 USA Dallas

The program is a concentrated, week-long course of study that begins late afternoon on Sunday and concludes at mid-afternoon on the following Friday. Most days consist of three class sessions and three small group discussions. [+]

A one-week seminar delivering a hands-on approach to mastering the essentials of the financial side of today's energy industry.The seminar draws middle- to senior-level attendees from many segments of the oil and gas industry and from a variety of functional areas within energy companies. You will meet and share ideas with executives from around the world. Much of your time during the program will be spent discussing industry issues with other program participants – in small discussion groups, in lively classroom sessions, over lunch, and in informal sessions back at the hotel.The program is a concentrated, week-long course of study that begins late afternoon on Sunday and concludes at mid-afternoon on the following Friday. Most days consist of three class sessions and three small group discussions. A typical workday starts with group discussions and ends with individual preparation late in the evening. It is important to note that this is an in-residence program. Past experience has shown that participants benefit greatly from the group interaction and concentrated experience that the in-residence format allows.Who Should Attend - Non-financial managers who want to achieve some degree of financial literacy in an energy industry setting - Financial managers who wish to sharpen their skills, broaden their base of knowledge, and relate their functional skills to a broader, general management context - The typical participant has more than five years of management experience - The age of attendees has generally ranged from the early 30s to the early 50s - Participants will be from... [-]


Oil and Gas Taxation

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time 2 days November 2018 USA Tulsa Toledo + 1 more

Participants learn practical solutions to complicated oil and gas tax issues and strategies for dealing more effectively with the various operating entities. [+]

Small to mid-size independent petroleum producers or mega oil and gas corporations- they all need to understand the bottom line tax implications of exploration and drilling projects.  This intense, two-day course is ideal for fiscal analysts, accountants, finance directors, attorneys, tax professionals and even investors.  Participants learn practical solutions to complicated oil and gas tax issues and strategies for dealing more effectively with the various operating entities.

 The curriculum includes study of tax-related topics, including:

Property Acquisitions Search for Oil and Gas - Geological and Geophysical Costs Development of Oil and Gas Properties Depletion of Oil and Gas Properties Deal Structuring and Conveyances of Oil and Gas Properties Partnerships and Joint Ventures  [-]