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Columbus- Annual Business Update

January 22, 2020
7:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST

The Exchange
Events at Bridge Park
6520 Riverside Dr.
Dublin, OH 43017
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Rachel Caviness
  • Summary
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  • CPE Information
  • BDO Presenters

BDO USA, LLP invites you and your colleagues to a complimentary CPE program that is relevant for executives of both public and private companies. This event highlights timely technical accounting and tax updates and provides key takeaways on core business issues such as tariffs and trade, tax hot topics and financial reporting challenges. 

The first session will feature BDO’s International Tax Principal, Damon Pike and a guest speaker, Deb Scherer of One Columbus (formerly Columbus 2020), to talk about Trade, Customs, and Brexit impacts on businesses in Central Ohio.  The second session will highlight hot topics such as Tax Reform lessons learned, Wayfair realities, and Financial Reporting Challenges.  We will end the morning with a working session around applying the Pareto Principal to your business to drive revenue and profitability growth.

All this, and we’ll have you back at your desk by lunch!
  • Damon Pike, International Tax Principal, Customs & International
  • Maggie Gilmore, Tax Managing Director
  • Matt Morel, Tax Managing Director
  • Sara Dmytryk, Tax Director
  • Jim Maloney, Regional Assurance Technical Partner
  • Kevin Rolain, Technology & Business Transformation Services, Management Advisory Services Senior Manager

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the impacts that Brexit and the trade war with China has had on businesses and the overall economy in Central Ohio.
  • Explain the update on evolving customs and trade issues between the U.S. and China
  • Describe Chinese business, accounting and tax issues U.S. companies need to know
  • Discuss ongoing U.S. tax reform developments of interest to inbound and outbound
  • Cite tax reform complexities encountered during the 2018 tax filing season
  • Discuss the ways in which tax reform may have an impact on future tax compliance and planning initiatives
Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 3.0 CPE credits in the field of Accounting and tax
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