• Events


    BDO events bring our community together in an online and offline setting
    to connect with each other and share insights into the topics and trends.

2017 Atlanta Year-end Accounting and Tax Update

December 01, 2017
7:30 AM to 5:00 PM EST

Cobb Galleria Centre
2 Galleria Pkwy SE
Atlanta, GA 30339
get directions

Jillian Banda
(404) 979-7244
Email
  • Summary
  • Agenda
  • CPE Information
  • Create a Profile
BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to our 2017 complimentary, CPE-qualified Year-end Accounting and Tax Update. This event will provide timely, comprehensive updates on key tax, accounting and financial topics relevant to both public and private companies.

Specific topics to be covered include:
  • Accounting and financial reporting
  • Lease accounting standards
  • Tax updates, proposed legislation and trends that may have an impact on you or your company
  • Partnership tax update
  • Deep dive on revenue recognition
7:30 AM to 8:00 AM - Registration and Breakfast
 

8:00 AM to 8:15 AM - Opening Remarks
 

8:15 AM to 9:15 AM - Keynote - Cybersecurity
Gregory Garrett, BDO
 

9:15 AM to 10:15 AM - A&A Update
Ted Bathhurst, BDO
 

10:15 AM to 10:25 AM - Break
 

10:25 AM to 11:25 AM - Federal Tax Update
Kevin Anderson, BDO
 

11:25 AM to 12:25 PM - Partnership Tax Update
Jeff Bilsky, BDO
 

12:25 AM to 1:00 PM - Lunch
 

1:00 PM to 1:50 PM - Healthcare
Jacki Green, ADP
 

1:50 PM to 2:00 PM - Break
 


2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Lease Accounting
David Powell, BDO
 



3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - State & Local Tax Update
Scott Smith, BDO
Tony Manners, BDO
 



4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Revenue Recognition
Jason Cuda, BDO 
 



5:00 PM to 7:00pm - Networking Reception 

CPE Breakdown:
3.0 in Accounting
3.0 in Tax
1.0 in Information Technology
1.0 in Specialized Knowledge
 

Event Learning Objectives:
  • Understand the importance of information sharing and what "threat intelligence" means to your organization
  • Review federal tax updates and proposed legislation and trends that may have an impact on you or your company
  • Take a deep dive in reviewing the five-step revenue recognition model
  • Identify legislation and current issues/trends in state and federal taxation 
  •  Apply the new accounting and tax standards learned in this course into their respective company's financial reporting process
  • Identify the latest exit and liquidity strategies which private equity and buyers are using to acquire companies 
  • Identify recent changes relating to lease accounting 
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 8.0 CPE credits total
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
We are pleased to announce BDO’s new Profile and Event Registration enhancements to simplify your user experience. By creating a profile, you will receive exclusive invitations to BDO events, webinars and more.
 
With a BDO.com account, you will gain:
  • Access to email subscription preferences
  • Easy event registration, pre-populated with your profile information
  • Download and print CPE training certificates