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2015 Year-End Accounting and Tax Update - San Francisco

December 09, 2015
11:30 AM to 7:00 PM EST

The Garden Court Hotel
520 Cowper Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Jill Henderson
(415) 490-3217
  • Summary
  • Agenda
  • CPE Information

Thank you for your interest in this event, online registration is now closed. If you would like to register, please contact Jill Henderson at (415) 490-3217 or jhenderson@bdo.com Thank you.

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. 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:

  • Accounting Panel DiscussionsCompensation & Benefits Discussion
  • RAS Presentation
  • Unclaimed Property Discussion & Recent CA Multistate/Water's-Edge Developments
  • R&D Tax Credits - Recent Developments & Discussion
  • Core Tax Update
8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Registration and Breakfast
9:00 AM to 11:15 AM
Accounting Panel Discussions
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Breakout Series One

Option 1 - Compensation & Benefits Discussion
Peter Klinger, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Option 2 - RAS Presentation
Heather Stewart, Advisory Partner, BDO USA, LLP
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Breakout Series Two

Option 1 - Unclaimed Property Discussion & Recent CA Multistate/Water's Edge - Developments
Ricardo Garcia, Senior Director, BDO USA, LLP
Chris Berkness, Senior Director, BDO USA, LLP

Option 2 - R&D Tax Credits - Recent Developments & Discussion
Hoon Lee, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP
Laura McKelvey-Morris, Tax Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Core Tax Update
Louis Gomes, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP
Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss recent updates and developments in Accounting, Taxation and Reporting
  • Discuss U.S. GAAP and SEC Updates
  • Discuss State and Local Tax Updates
  • Discuss hot topics in Compensation and Benefits including the Affordable Care Act
  • Recognize Cybersecurity including discussion on Establishing an Effective IA function and Outgrowing your IT System
  • Discuss R&D Tax Updates
Delivery: Group Live
Advanced Prep:
Credits: 2.5 CPE credits in the field of Accounting, 3.5 CPE credits in the field of Tax
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.nasbaregistry.org