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2018 Year-end Accounting and Tax Update

December 06, 2018
12:30 PM to 7:00 PM CST

Westin Galleria Dallas
13340 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, TX 75240
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Stacey Lesanto
(214) 243-2972
  • Summary
  • Agenda
  • CPE Information
  • Presenters
BDO USA, LLP invites you to our complimentary Year-end Accounting and Tax Update. This event highlights timely technical updates and provides key takeaways on tax, accounting and financial topics relevant to public and private companies. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to ask meaningful questions of our subject matter experts and join in discussions specific to your business and operational challenges. A networking reception will immediately follow the program.
  • The Role of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Analytics
  • GAAP Update
  • Complying with State Taxes after Wayfair
  • Section 199A Deduction – What Now
  • The First 72 Hours: What Affected Companies Wish They Had Done Before, During and After
  • Discovery of a Data Breach
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM – Registration
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM – Seminar
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Networking Reception 
CPE Breakdown:
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Accounting
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Business Law
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Information Technology
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Taxes
Learning Objectives:
  • Define how data analytics and artificial intelligence can provide insight to decision makers for middle market companies with respect to business operations, risks and growth strategies.
  • Identify changes in tax laws and accounting standards which can be applied to businesses to avoid regulatory penalties and ensure financial standards are being upheld.
  • Discuss the South Dakota v. Wayfair decision and its impact on state and local taxes.
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
Kirstie Tiernan, Managing Director, Technology and Business Transformation Services, BDO USA, LLP

Adam Brown, National Assurance Managing Partner, BDO USA, LLP
Jon Eilertsen, National Assurance Senior Manager, ARAS, BDO USA, LLP

Tom Smith, Tax Partner and Southwest Region SALT Leader, BDO USA, LLP

Jeff Bilsky, Tax Partner, BDO USA, LLP

Justin Cohen, Partner, Thompson & Knight, LLP
Stephen Stein, Partner, Thompson &  Knight, LLP