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In this session, Catherine Hines, will offer her thoughts on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the “Act”) and the comprehensive changes to the Internal Revenue Code, as a result. She will explain the most significant changes in the Tax Code, as they relate to the Act, including cuts in the corporate and individual tax rates, the creation of new tax deductions, and the expansion and elimination of various business and individual deductions. Hines will also provide his recommendations including steps individuals and businesses should take into consideration, in light of the recent changes to maximize their deductions and overall tax liability.
Blockchain is a technology that’s often associated with Bitcoin. However, the two are not one and the same. Blockchain’s potential to transform commerce and the digital chain of custody has been compared in magnitude to the impact of the Internet itself. In this session, we’ll define what blockchain is, how it works, where is it used and what the future of this technology is that has everyone so intrigued.
This session will address the importance of document retention policies to a CPA firm’s practice, what documents a CPA firm is required to maintained and for how long.
No organization can completely protect itself from a data breach. However, there are safeguards you can put into place to secure sensitive information that will go a long way towards minimizing your firm’s risk of a breach, while reducing potential fines in the event of an attack. With the new SEC regulations and IRS publication on data security, now more than ever, CPA firms need to make sure to review their processes so that they are in compliance with this new regulation.
Seasonality/Workload Compression - Sarah Willwerth-Dyer, CPA, Anthony & Dodge
Finding Qualified Staff - Katrina Kowalski, CPA, Auerr, Zajac & Associates, LLP
Technology - Bill Schustek, CPA, Goloboy CPA LLC
Succession Planning - Sharon Burke, CPA, MST, Burke & Raphael, LLC
This conference qualifies for the Workforce Training Express Fund program. The course code for this program is 1116223
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