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2016 Mid-Year Accounting and Tax Update - Los Angeles

June 08, 2016
Doubletree by Hilton
6161 West Centinela Avenue
Culver City, CA  90230
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Shannon Daigle
(310) 203-1279
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BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to a complimentary CPE-qualified program. This seminar highlights timely mid-year updates and provides key takeaways on hot topics relevant to both public and private companies. 
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM - Registration and Breakfast

8:30 AM to 10:00 AM - Accounting Update

Topic: Accounting Standards & Recent Updates
Presented by:
  • Nanda Gopal, National Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP
  • Anthony Ferguson, Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP

10:00 AM to 10:10 AM - Break

10:10 AM to 11:00 AM - Tax Update

Topic: State and Local Income and Sales Tax Developments 
Presented by: Paul McGovern, Senior Director, State & Local Tax, BDO USA, LLP

Topic: 
R&D Tax Credit Update - PATH Act
Presented by: David Wong, Partner, R&D Tax Services, BDO USA, LLP

11:00 AM to 11:10 AM - Break

1:10 AM to 12:00 PM - Tax Update Continued

Topic: Federal Tax Update
Presented by: Stephen Ehrenberg, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Topic: International Tax and Transfer Pricing Issues
Presented by: Chip Morgan, Partner, International Tax, BDO USA, LLP
CPE Breakdown
1.5 CPE credits in the field of Accounting
2 CPE credits in the field of Tax

Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to: 
  • Describe and explain the newest accounting standards and recent updates to ongoing FASB standard setting projects
  • Discuss recent SEC updates
  • Discuss and identify recent state and local income and sales tax developments and potential forthcoming changes during 2016
  • Discuss the additional R&D tax credit benefits resulting from the Protecting Americans against Tax Hikes (“PATH”) Act – To learn more about the R&D tax credit, please click here
  • Identify and discuss revised federal tax return due dates
  • Discuss items to consider when selling an interest in a business
  • Discuss international tax and transfer pricing issues
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 3.5 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
Nanda Gopal, National Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Anthony Ferguson, Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Paul McGovern, Senior Director, State & Local Tax, BDO USA, LLP

David Wong, Partner, R&D Tax Services, BDO USA, LLP

Stephen Ehrenberg, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Chip Morgan, Partner, International Tax, BDO USA, LLP