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BDO PHA Finance Seminars

BDO’s 2020 selection of PHA Finance Seminars will cover a variety of topics including, a comprehensive breakdown of Low Income Public Housing and Section 8 programs’ accounting and reporting activities, strategies and techniques to protect reserves and survive challenges, a detailed review of RAD financial and accounting requirements, and important goals, deadlines and topics integral to preparing for the upcoming year.
 
Our 2020 series includes hotel seminars sponsored by BDO PHA Finance, in-house training hosted by PHAs and workshops held at various states and regional conferences.

 

Nuts & Bolts of HUD Accounting, Budgeting, & Reporting Seminar

Join BDO for our Nuts and Bolts of HUD Accounting, Budgeting, and Reporting Seminar. This two-track session will feature a two day, group live course on the Low Income Public Housing Program and Capital Fund Grants followed by a two-day course discussing the Housing Choice Voucher Program’s basic accounting and reporting requirements now featuring a half day dedicated to RAD.

October 6, 2020 - October 9, 2020
Charlotte, NC
 
 
 

Intermediate HUD Accounting, Reporting & Budgeting

Join us at the Intermediate HUD Accounting Reporting & Budgeting workshop for two days of Public Housing followed by one day HCV session. This combined course package will help you understand the latest guidance issued by HUD along with learning the latest published information from the current Administration.

November 18, 2020 - November 20, 2020
Nashville, TN
    


CARES Act: Supplemental Funding For Public Housing & First Round of HCV Supplemental Funding

This session is a reprise of our live session held May 8, 2020 and will discuss the eligible and ineligible costs that are permitted with the supplemental funds recently provided by HUD to pay for COVID-19 expenses. We will review the new flexibilities and waivers HUD is providing to administer the LIPH and HCV programs through PIH Notices 2020-7 & 2020-8. Capital Funds will be examined in respect to certain costs that will be permitted, as well as the BLI limitations that have be relaxed. We will also examine the period of performance, accounting and reporting requirements for the supplemental funds and record retention. Please review the questions and aswers from our live session that has been posted here.



Accounting for Supplemental COVID-19 Funding

This session discusses the practical guidance to record the activities related to the supplemental funding for COVID-19 in the PHA’s general ledger. With this suggested guidance, it will help the PHA’s Accounting Department record expenses and revenues for the AMPS, COCC, HCV and CFP programs. 



Managing New PHA Deadlines  

The purpose of this video is to provide some guidance and strategy regarding the modified deadlines issued by HUD in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. This video will clarify the specific new deadlines regarding unaudited and audit REAC submissions along with how PHA scoring is being impacted.  Planning for the year-end close process and annual audit will also be covered to provide some thoughts on the best practices in light of the new deadlines.


 

CONTACTS

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Brian Alten, CPA
Partner

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Jason Casterline, CPA
Managing Director