TaxCalc17 Training Seminars

Quickly learn to use TaxCalc17.

Attend our 2-hour hands on training for the new TaxCalc17 program.  Program author, Grant Zielinski will introduce the new program’s tools and advantages. The style of our interactive training seminars will help you retain what you hear.

Among the tactics you will learn:

  • Find out the correct way to enter information and compare and analyze results.
  • Instantly calculate all possible filing options for a family of any size at the touch of a button
  • Immediately calculate child support with any possible combination of placement schedules


Training sessions are free of charge but all attendees are encouraged to have purchased TaxCalc17 in advance.  Attendees may bring their laptop to follow along, but a laptop is not required.  Please contact our office if the above dates do not work.  We will be adding additional training dates based upon interest.

dfs-icon-seminarContinuing Legal Education (CLE) seminars.

Divorce financial analysis is a challenging and ongoing learning process. Laws continually change, methods change, judges change, new software is introduced, and the access to information is phenomenal.

As awareness and knowledge of the process increases, DFS continues to help simplify the learning process of an emerging and important specialty area.

Many legal tribulations can be avoided through high-quality education programs.  Our CLE seminars offer a way to gain confidence and establish relationships with attorneys. All seminars provide an overview of financial matters incident to divorce and other divorce financial planning strategies.

CLE Luncheons

DFS offers free, one-hour CLE luncheons approved for one CLE credit for law firms and bar associations.

Current CLE Seminars

  • Analyzing and Valuing Retirement Benefits
  • QDROs and Other Related Issues
  • Dividing Government and Military Retirement Benefits
  • Tax and Other Financial Issues Incident to Divorce

Past CLE Seminars

  • Equitable Distribution Seminar Materials
  • PESI Seminar Materials
  • Milwaukee QDRO Creation Seminar Materials
  • Tax Aspects of Divorce Seminar Materials

Contact us for additional information about our CLE Seminars.

Upcoming DFS Speaking Engagements

  • October 23, 2017- La Crosse County Bar Association Luncheon
  • February 6, 2018 – UW- Madison Lawyering Skills Seminar
  • March 16, 2018- Wisconsin Association of Mediators (WAM)- “2018 Emerging Issues Conference”
  • May 11, 2018- Paralegal Association of Wisconsin