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2019 Atlanta Year-End Update

December 03, 2019
7:30 AM to 7:00 PM EST

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339
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Carter Flynn
  • Summary
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  • CPE Information
Online registration for this event is now closed. Please contact Carter Flynn (cflynn@bdo.com) with any questions.

BDO USA, LLP would like to invite you to join us for a complimentary, CPE-qualified program. This seminar highlights timely year-end updates and provides key takeaways on hot topics 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. 

Specific topics to be covered include:
  • Digital transformation and Industry 4.0
  • Economic update
  • Accounting and financial reporting updates
  • Tax updates, including international trade and customs, Wayfair, and other tax trends that may have an impact on you or your company
7:30 AM to 8:00 AM –
Registration and Breakfast

8:00 AM to 8:15 AM –
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Bishop Leatherbury, BDO USA, LLP

8:15 AM to 9:15 AM –
Economic Update
Tom Cunningham, Metro Atlanta Chamber

9:15 AM to 10:05 AM –
ASC 740 – Update and Hot Topics 
Ken Smith, BDO USA, LLP

10:05 AM to 10:20 AM –

10:20 AM to 11:10 AM –
A&A Update
Justin Wilkes and Greg Wiggins, BDO USA, LLP

11:10 AM to 12:00 PM –
International Tax Update
Dave Little, BDO USA, LLP

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM –
Lunch Break

1:00 PM to 1:50 PM –
Customs and International Trade: What’s Next – Trade Wars and Trade Wins
Damon Pike, BDO USA, LLP

1:50 PM to 2:50 PM –
Industry 4.0 / Digital Transformation 
Eskander Yavar and Chip Cohron, BDO USA, LLP

2:50 PM to 3:05 PM – 

3:05 PM to 3:55 PM –
Emerging Trends in 3rd Party Attestation 
Tim Seigler, BDO USA, LLP

3:55 PM to 4:45 PM –
Wayfair Update – One Year Later
Brian McCuller, BDO USA, LLP

4:45 PM to 5:00 PM –
Closing Remarks 
Anthony Reh, BDO USA, LLP             

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM –
Evening Reception

CPE Breakdown:
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the Field of Accounting
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the Field of Auditing
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the Field of Economics
  • 1.0 CPE credit in the Field of Information Technology
  • 4.0 CPE credits in the Field of Taxes
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 8.0 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