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Excel - Auditing Your Spreadsheets for Maximum Accuracy WEBINAR

Tuesday, February 21 12:00pm - 2:00pm PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Proofing techniques. Excel Auditing Tools. Using the Data Validation feature. Techniques to cross-foot and validate your spreadsheets.

Risk Management Is Evolving WEBCAST

Tuesday, February 21 1:00pm - 2:00pm PST

Your Desk

1.0 Credits

Risk management value stream and Plus/Delta techniques. Cyber risks. Black Swan events.

Competencies and Skills Required by Virtual CFOs WEBCAST

Wednesday, February 22 6:00am - 7:00am PST

Your Desk

1.0 Credits

Virtual CFO role overview. Potential service models. Virtual CFO readiness. Outsourced bookkeeping vs. virtual CFO roles.

Introduction to the Not-for-Profit Industry WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 6:00am - 7:00am PST

Your Desk

1.0 Credits

Unique accounting and financial reporting. Restricted assets: what are they and how do we work with them? Tax exemption requirements and reporting.

Change: Embrace & Enjoy - It Is Inevitable WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 6:00am - 8:00am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Examples of how the rate of change has morphed over time. Examples of the many changes in accounting. How to enhance your adaptability so you can thrive in a world of change.

Forgotten Managerial Accounting Tools for CPAs WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 6:30am - 8:30am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Target profit analysis. Break-even analysis. Relevant costs and decision-making. Standard costs and variances. Activity-based costing. Segment reporting and analysis.

Power BI - Use PBI Desktop to Create Reports and Dashboards WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 8:00am - 12:00pm PST

Your Desk

4.0 Credits

Tour of the Power BI Desktop interface. Using Power BI Desktop to connect to data sources. Available visualizations in Power BI Desktop. Building interactivity into visualizations.

International Cross Border Transactions WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 8:30am - 10:30am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

A basic framework of the different ways companies transact business in different countries and the resulting tax implications. The basic premises of cross-border tax planning and the techniques used to reduce an organization's effective tax rate. Real-life examples drawn from the speaker's extensive experience as a tax practitioner working for large multi-national companies.

Change the Way You Work: Success as a Virtual CFO WEBCAST

Wednesday, February 22 9:00am - 1:30pm PST

Your Desk

4.5 Credits

Virtual CFO role overview. Potential service models. Virtual CFO readiness. Outsourced bookkeeping vs. virtual CFO roles. Technology platforms.

Excel - Fundamentals, Data Entry and Basic Formulas WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 12:00pm - 2:00pm PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Review of the Excel interface. Basic data entry tasks using the fill command, range selection and copy & paste. Basics to creating formulas (absolute/relative reference, auto-computer, functions).

How Technology is Impacting the Accounting Profession WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 12:00pm - 2:00pm PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

The major topics that will be covered in the course include:. Leading macro economic and technology forces. Key technology trends in accounting. New generation of online accounting services. Accounting and automation. Overarching implications. How to embrace the new normal and thrive in the face of technology change.

Current Issues in Performing Yellow Book Audits WEBINAR

Wednesday, February 22 1:00pm - 3:00pm PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Latest developments relevant to Yellow Book audits. Be prepared to avoid the most commonly misapplied concepts on audits performed in conformance with Government Audit Standards.

Communicating Financial Information to Non-Accountants WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 6:00am - 8:00am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

The math literacy barrier. The financial literacy barrier. What to say and how to say it. Communicating ideas graphically.

Presentation Skills for Auditors WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 6:30am - 8:30am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

How to connect with your audience. What to do when the unexpected happens. How to use your natural resources to enhance your message. How to narrow your message for maximum impact. What to avoid in a PowerPoint presentation.

Communication Skills for Introverts WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 7:00am - 9:00am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

The five areas to improve your communication that will be presented are: Listening. Writing. Understanding your audience. Virtual communication. Non-verbal Communication.

FASB ASC 842, Leases: A Deep Dive into Implementation Issues WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 8:00am - 10:00am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Accounting Standard Update for Leases (ASC Topic 842). Key differences between ASC Topic 842 and ASC Topic 840. Implementation options, entries, practical expedients, and remeasurement triggering events.

Blockchain Technology: What Every CPA Should Know WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 8:30am - 10:30am PST

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

An explanation of what blockchain is. Review of the nomenclature associated with blockchain technology. Thorough review of the components of a blockchain application. Review of current and potential applications for blockchain and its impact on commerce. Potential impact on the CPA profession in accounting and auditing.

Financial Statements Display: Form 990 Parts VIII, IX,X & XI WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 10:30am - 1:00pm PST

Your Desk

2.5 Credits

Statement of Revenue (Part VIII) key definitions: the six rules behind Line 1 (gifts, grants, contribution) and the definitions that drive Line 2 (program service revenue), including characterization of passive investment-type revenues as "program-related investments" . Unique status issues that require inputting of revenues upon Part VIII's Lines 8-10 (the fundraising events or sales, gaming, and sales of inventory lines) . Understanding the unrelated business income tax (UBIT) "self-audit" reporting applied via Part VIII's columns including the baseline definitions that are used to identify revenue streams as either exempt function income, sourced-to-UBI, or UBIT-excepted. Statement of Functional Expenses (Part IX): understanding the natural classifications of costs employed upon the form, and exploration of the relevant definitions as well as common mistakes that result from ignorance of this part's instructions. Balance sheet (Part X) issues overall including handling the reconciliation of P&L yearend assets in Part IX and noting form deficiencies in flagging the possible application of Schedule L.

Introduction to the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 12:00pm - 1:00pm PST

Your Desk

1.0 Credits

The unique regulatory world of insurance. Differences from other industries. Differences within the industry. Types of accounting. Involvement of specialists. Tax considerations.

Member Exclusive: Not-for-Profit Tax Update WEBINAR

Thursday, February 23 12:00pm - 1:00pm PST

Your Desk

1.0 Credits

This webinar will go over anticipated changes in filings for not-for-profit organizations.

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