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2015 Year-End Tax and Accounting Update - Philadelphia

November 10, 2015
7:30 AM to 6:30 PM EST

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
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Monica Hutchinson
(215) 940-7880
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BDO USA, LLP would like to invite you to join us for our 2015 Year-End Accounting and Tax Update. This event will highlight timely, comprehensive updates on key tax, accounting and financial topics relevant to both public and private companies. A networking reception will conclude the day.

Specific topics to be covered include:
  • Accounting and financial reporting
  • Tax law changes, proposed legislation and trends that may have an impact on you or your company
  • State and Local taxation
  • Unclaimed property
  • Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA)
  • Ethics for Pennsylvania CPAs   

7:30 AM to 8:00 AM - Registration

8:00 AM to 4:15 PM - Program

4:15 PM to 6:30 PM - Networking Reception
CPE Breakdown: 
2.5 CPE credits in the field of Accounting
1.5 CPE credits in the field of Tax
2.0 CPE credits in the field of Business Management & Organization

Breakout sessions: Your choice of 2 additional CPE credits in the field of Regulatory Ethics, Tax, or Business Management & Organization

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:
  • Evaluate updates for accounting and financial reporting
  • Describe recent tax developments effecting businesses now and in the new year
  • Discuss the Pennsylvania State Board of Accountancy laws, rules, and regulation
  • Analyze recent changes relating to employee benefit plans from a regulatory and financial position
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 8 total CPE credits available
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
Joseph Canataro, Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Rick DeRose, Founder & Managing Partner, Acertitude

Anthony Diianni, Director, BDO USA, LLP

Douglas D. Dimmig, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Commercial Banking, Wells Fargo & Company

Tammy Foskey, Senior Director, BDO USA, LLP

Beth Garner, Director, BDO USA, LLP

Jamie Hedstrom, Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP 

Nicholas Jennings, Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP

Kenneth E. Jones, Managing Partner, Boathouse Capital

Sophia Keisoglou, Manager, BDO USA, LLP

Michael Kenehan, Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP

Michael Kuczborski, Partner, BDO USA, LLP

James W. McCaughan, Partner, New Phase Advisory Services

Richard P. Miller, President and Chief Executive Officer, Virtua

George Pelrose, Former Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel, and Executive Vice President, Marlin Business Services

Elizabeth Pilacik, Director, BDO USA, LLP