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2017 Bay Area Let's Talk Tax Seminar

May 10, 2017
11:30 AM to 6:00 PM EST

Santa Clara Marriott
2700 Mission College Boulevard
Santa Clara, CA 95054-1218
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Jill Weiner
(415) 490-3217
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Online registration for the Let’s Talk Tax Seminar is now closed but we still have space available, please email Jill Weiner at jweiner@bdo.com to reserve your seat.

BDO's Bay Area practice would like to invite you to attend our annual Let’s Talk Tax seminar. This event will be focused on international tax issues, potential tax changes as defined by both the current administration and the majority in Congress and much more.  We will provide key takeaways on hot topics relevant to both public and private companies.

This session will provide you with an opportunity to network with your fellow tax professionals and engage with our tax leaders on these key topics.
  • 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM - Registration and Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM - International Tax Update
    • Matt Barton, International Tax Director, BDO
  • 9:45 AM to 10:45 AM - Foreign Country Updates
    • David Zhang, Tax Partner, BDO
    • Sabrina Tan, Tax Director, BDO
    • Pranay Bhatia, BDO India
    • Matt Barton, International Tax Director, BDO
  • 10:45 AM to 11:00 AM - Break
  • 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM - Country by Country Reporting and Master/Local Files: What You Need to Know
    • Veena Parrikar, Transfer Pricing Principal, BDO
  • 11:45 AM to 12:45 PM - Networking Luncheon
  • 12:45 PM to 1:15 PM - R&D Tax Credits: Recent Developments and Updates
    • Susan Pak, R&D Tax Director, BDO
  • 1:15 PM to 2:00 PM - Compensation & Benefits Update
    • Peter Klinger, Compensation & Benefits Partner, BDO
  • 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM - Hot Topics in Accounting for Income Taxes
    • Louis Gomes, Tax Partner, BDO
Complimentary continental breakfast and buffet lunch will be provided
Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to:
  • Describe where we are with international tax reform
  • Learn how recent updates to CbCR rules may affect your company
  • Assess how your company may be able to utilize R&D tax credits
  • Understand the latest compensation issues affecting your company and your employees
  • Changes to tax disclosures, impact of potentially new tax legislation
  • And more!
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 5.0 CPE credits in the field of Tax
Program Level: Basic
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