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2017 Nashville Year-end Accounting and Tax Update

December 05, 2017
7:45 AM to 4:30 PM CST

Franklin Marriott Cool Springs
700 Cool Springs Blvd.
Franklin, TN 37067
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Pam Terry
(615) 248-2125
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BDO USA, LLP would like to invite you to join us for our 2017 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 Update
  • Tax Credits & Incentives Overview
  • Cybersecurity - How To Inoculate Your Organization Against Cyberattacks Via Simple Technological, Physical, And Psychological Means
  • Keynote - How Benefits Programs Can Provide A Competitive Edge, Presented By Bank Of America Merrill Lynch
  • Deep Dive Into Complex Accounting Issues
  • Forensic Insurance & Recovery
  • Federal Income Tax Reform
7:45 AM to 8:30 AM - Registration and Breakfast 
Sponsored by: Vaco
8:30 AM to 8:40 AM - Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:40 AM to 9:30 AM - A&A Update
Patrick O’Brien
9:30 AM to 10:20 AM - Tax Credits & Incentives 
Tim Schram
10:20 AM to 10:35 AM - Break          
10:35 AM to 11:50 AM - Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity
Sponsored by: Nelson Mullins
11:50 AM to 12:30 PM - Lunch                   
​Sponsored by: Bank of America Merrill Lynch

12:30 PM to 1:20 PM - Attracting and Retaining Talent, How Benefits Programs Can Provide a Competitive Edge
Laura Grogan-O’Mara
Amy Mitchell
Kai Walker

1:20 PM to 2:10 PM - Deep Dive Into Complex Accounting Issues
John McKay             
2:10 PM to 2:25 PM - Break          
2:25 PM to 3:40 PM - Panel Discussion: Advisory – Forensic Insurance & Recovery   
Clark Schweers
3:40 PM to 4:30 PM - Federal Income Tax Reform  
4:30 PM to 4:40 PM - Q&A / Wrap-Up
CPE Breakdown:
2.0 in Accounting
1.0 in Taxes
1.0 in Economics
4.0 in Specialized Knowledge

Event Learning Objectives:
  • Apply the new accounting and tax standards learned in this course into their respective company's financial reporting process
  • Identify recent changes relating to accounting and SEC reporting
  • Identify legislation and current trends in credits and incentives 
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
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