We’ve partnered with the Alabama and Oklahoma CPA societies to feature our best speakers and today’s most relevant topics. The conference offers 4 hours of CPE each day, leaving the rest of the time to enjoy all The Lodge has to offer. So whether you want to hit the bike path, kayak the gulf, or simply lounge on the beach, there is the space and time to do so safely and comfortably. Join us in Gulf Shores this summer!
NOTE: The 2021 Annual Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, July 18, after the first SEC session, and will be followed immediately by a reception. To ensure a quorum, all SEC attendees who are LCPA members are asked to attend the meeting, which includes the election of officers and recognition of our annual awards recipients. It's a great time to reconnect with old friends and make new ones.
Additional guests are welcome to attend the meeting/reception for $25/adult, $10/child under 10.
The LCPA room block at The Lodge is sold out. LCPA has secured additional rooms at the following nearby hotels. You must make reservations using the links provided or call and use the group code to get the special rates listed for July 17-23.
Island House Hotel Orange Beach – a DoubleTree by Hilton
26650 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, AL 36561
Rate: $317/night - Reserve by 6/17/21 to get this rate.
All rooms are gulf front, and only an 8-minute drive to the Lodge.
RESERVE ONLINE or call 215.981.6100 and use code CPA.
Hilton Garden Inn Orange Beach
3092 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, AL 36561
Rate: $295/night - Reserve by 6/30/21 to get this rate.
A short 2-minute drive to the Lodge.
RESERVE ONLINE or call 215.981.6100 and use code CPAOF.
July 18, 2021
Coffee and soft drinks will be provided for registered attendees.
Taught by one of Alabama’s highest-rated speakers, this session will cover some of the recent guidance in the accounting, auditing, review, compilation, and preparation engagement arenas.
This session is available for registrants and their guests
The reception area (bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres) will open at 4:45 pm following the A&A Update. LCPA’s Annual Meeting begins at 5:00 pm and is expected to last no more than 30 minutes. All SEC attendees who are LCPA members are expected to attend the meeting. The reception is included in your registration fee; guests are invited to attend for $25/adult and $10/kids under 10.
July 19, 2021
The past year has been challenging for everyone, and the CPA profession has had a unique opportunity to assist our clients and companies navigate various federal and state programs. This session will focus on the most current issues related to COVID relief, as well as discuss the impact on existing accounting, financial reporting, and ethics standards for CPAs.
The pandemic and responses to it have created economic disruptions for more than a year. We’ll survey the current economic landscape and look for implications about the outlook moving forward.
July 20, 2021
Tracey has long been a champion of change and moving the profession forward. She’ll discuss many of the issues that impact the profession the most, including the CPA Evolution initiative and the move to make technology a bigger part of the CPA’s professional profile.
As businesses continue to rely on technology for day-to-day operations and look to the future for what is to come, the CPA profession needs to continue to be the advisor clients and colleagues turn to for guidance. This session will explore how technology has changed over the years and how a basic understanding of current and future technology will serve to strengthen the profession and its mark on society and business.
July 21, 2021
This session will cover the important federal tax updates for businesses and individuals of the last year with an emphasis on issue identification and planning.
July 22, 2021
Discover your personal path to balance. Do you prioritize work goals and become unaligned personally with your other aspirations? Learn how to identify the trigger that causes unbalanced health, faith, family & social and career. You can have it all and meet your goals. Join us as we spin your balance wheel to prioritize one facet of your life but learn to rebalance once complete. Goals simply have deadlines!
This session will cover key issues about what the new administration may have in store for your operation, such as minimum wage increases, COVID-19 testing, greater union organizing, making vaccinations mandatory, what the EEOC has said about possible exceptions to mandating vaccinations, whether illness from taking the vaccines are covered by worker’s compensation, whether time spent getting the vaccination will be “compensable time,” and independent contractor status.
Non-Member Price $650.00
Member Price $550.00