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2015 Year-End Accounting and Tax Update - Detroit

December 16, 2015
MGM Grand Detroit
1777 Third Street
Detroit, MI  48226
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Stephanie Rosenbaum
(248) 688-3318
  • Summary
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  • CPE Information
  • Presenters
BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to a complimentary CPE-qualified program. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to hear from our accounting and tax leaders. Join fellow accounting and tax professionals in learning ways to help maximize tax savings and effectively manage financial reporting. This seminar highlights timely year-end updates and provides key takeaways on hot topics relevant to both public and private companies.

Specific topics to be covered include:
  • Federal tax update
  • ASC 740 hot topics
  • Year-end considerations
  • International tax hot topics
  • Valuation topics
  • State and local income tax update
  • GAAP update
  • IT Cyber Risk

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM - Registration and Lunch

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM - Keynote Adress: Why do Ethical People do Unethical Things? Presented by James D. Miller, CPA, CGMA, MSF

1:30 PM to 5:00 PM - Breakout Sessions

5:00 PM - Cocktail Reception

Complimentary parking is available.
There will be a raffle and chance to win prizes!

CPE Breakdown:
1 CPE credit in the field of Regulatory Ethics
3 CPE credits in the field of Accounting or Taxation

Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss their application of the concepts of existing GAAP and plan for the implementation of new GAAP
  • Apply key tax concepts related to International, Federal, State and Local Tax and other matters
  • Recognize risks related to Information Technology and Cybersecurity
Delivery: Groiup Live
Advanced Prep:
Credits: 4 total CPE credits
Program Level: Basic
BDO USA, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org

John Marquardt, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Brad Rode, Int’l Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Chad Paul, Int’l Tax Senior Director, BDO USA, LLP

William Putz, Assurance Director, BDO USA, LLP