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2018 Houston Year-End Update

December 05, 2018
1:00 PM to 7:30 PM CST

Marriott Marquis Hotel
1777 Walker Street
Houston, TX 77010
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Nima Vadgama
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BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to a complimentary program. This event highlights timely technical updates and provides key takeaways on tax, accounting, and internal audit and compliance, relevant to both public and private companies. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to ask meaningful questions of our subject matter leaders and join in discussions specific to your business and operational challenges.
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM – Registration / Check-In
1:30 PM to 5:30 PM – Seminar
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM – Networking Reception
CPE Breakdown:
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Accounting
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Economics
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Information Technology
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Taxes
Learning Objectives:
  • Review the 2018 accounting and tax updates including sales tax as well as planning strategies for next year.
  • Recognize internal audit and compliance and what we should know for 2019.
  • Gain a broad understanding of Blockchain and identify advantages and risks.
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 4.0 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.nasbaregistry.org
Michael Grubbs, National Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Waylon Wood, Assurance Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Clark Sackschewsky, Tax Office Managing Principal, BDO USA, LLP

Tom Smith, SALT Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Laura Holmes, SALT Managing Director, BDO USA, LLP

David Wong, Southwest Region Leader, R&D Tax Services, BDO USA, LLP

Matt Ferreira, R&D Tax Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP

Karyl Van Tassel, FILS, Litigation, Arbitration & Disputes Managing Director, BDO USA, LLP

Dawn Williford, Regional Risk Advisory Services Practice Leader, BDO USA, LLP

Maurice Liddell, TBTS Principal, BDO USA, LLP

Ed Hirs, Managing Director, Hillhouse Resources, LLC

Jesse Thompson, Senior Business Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas