Webcast: Meet Your Next Migraine: 5 Critical Issues Will Confront Tax Public Accountants (XSCIT417)
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Tax law complexity. Uncertain legislative outlook. Confidential data under siege. Regulatory confusion. Standards overload. Yes, it can all be enough to make you want to take two aspirin and a nap, but understanding the forces affecting your tax public practice is critical to success in today’s complex and rapidly changing market. In this session we will tackle pressing issues at a ‘need to know’ level and then discuss the practical implications. You will come away armed with the ‘big picture.’

8/21/2017
When: 08/21/2017
8:00 AM until 11:30 AM
Where: Webcast
SURGENT
CIT4-2017-01-WEBNR-233-01
United States
Presenter: Bill Harden, Ph.D., CPA, ChFC


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Acronym XSCIT417
CPE 4 hours
Vendor Surgent
Category
Taxation
Level Intermediate
Prerequisite Sufficient experience in tax practice to have gained a baseline understanding of key terminology and core issues
Adv Prep None
Yellow Book? No
Designed for Practicing CPAs with a need to stay on top of the issues and trends that will affect their practice this year
Registration
Member $139
CPA Non-Member $189

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Course Description

Tax law complexity. Uncertain legislative outlook. Confidential data under siege. Regulatory confusion. Standards overload. Yes, it can all be enough to make you want to take two aspirin and a nap, but understanding the forces affecting your tax public practice is critical to success in today’s complex and rapidly changing market. In this session we will tackle pressing issues at a ‘need to know’ level and then discuss the practical implications. You will come away armed with the ‘big picture.’ Preparedness is half the battle, so do not miss this critical briefing.

Objectives

  • Be able to identify the major changes and developments that will confront tax public accountants in their practice this year
  • Understand current and emerging challenges and risks as identified in the leading industry surveys

Topics

  • Tax law update: New and newly effective regulations and proposed changes that all CPAs need to know about with discussion of the challenges and risks
  • Cybersecurity and ID theft update: What every CPA should know about the current threats and scams to keep their personal, firm, and client data secure
  • Roundup of other current and emerging challenges and threats as identified in the leading industry surveys, with implications and discussion of responsive strategies