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Accounting's Perfect Storm Update WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 10:00am - 1:30pm PDT

Your Desk

3.5 Credits

The current status of Accounting's Perfect Storm. Business issues involving these changes. 10 thoughts for the road.

Advanced Management Skills WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 10:00am - 2:00pm PDT

Your Desk

4.0 Credits

Leadership styles. Change management. Understanding social styles. Developing high performance employees.

Remote Auditing: Management and Supervision WEBINAR

Monday, April 24 10:30am - 12:30pm PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Challenges of working remotely. Best practices for remote supervision of individuals. Remote team management.

Thinking Like a Quality Control Reviewer WEBINAR

Monday, April 24 10:30am - 12:30pm PDT

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2.0 Credits

AICPA professional standards. EQCR expectations. Firm-specific considerations. Best practices for mitigating the frequency of review points. Best practices for mitigating the severity of review points. Examples of common EQCR deficiencies.

Excel for Accounting Professionals Session 1: Tables and Named References WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 11:00am - 1:00pm PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Excel tables and named references.

Partnerships and S Corporations: How to Calculate Basis WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 11:00am - 3:30pm PDT

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4.5 Credits

Calculation of basis when the entity is formed, including the impact of contributed property. How to calculate partnership tax basis capital accounts. Explains the use of both "inside" and "outside" basis determination. Clarifies the how partnerships and S corporations debt impacts tax basis. Discusses how distributions affect basis. Explains how basis is impacted by sale and/or liquidation of the partnership or S-corporation interest. Discusses how S corporation losses impact Form 1040 Schedule E reporting. Comprehensive examples to illustrate the mechanics of the basis determination process.

Get Known, Get Connected, Get Ahead: Personal Connection for Professional Results WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 12:00pm - 1:00pm PDT

Your Desk

1.0 Credits

Relationships.

Excel - Advanced Formatting to Improve Your Spreadsheets WEBINAR

Monday, April 24 12:00pm - 2:00pm PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Customizing cell formatting and cell styles. Using number and custom number formatting. Using Conditional Formatting to format cells based upon a defined criteria. Protecting a worksheet and workbook to prevent changes.

Top 10 Business Myths and How to Avoid Them WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 12:00pm - 2:00pm PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

What are the ten most common business myths? Why do so many leaders ignore the risks? Steps you can take to prevent these myths from damaging your organization. Recommendations from successful businesses.

Strategic Planning for Small and Medium Sized Businesses: Moving from Ideas to Action WEBCAST

Monday, April 24 12:00pm - 4:00pm PDT

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4.0 Credits

The integrated planning model. The strategic plan. Linkage with performance based management. Tracking success. Real world examples.

Like-kind Exchanges in Real Estate Transactions WEBINAR

Monday, April 24 1:00pm - 3:00pm PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Like-kind exchanges have been hailed as one of the few "legal tax shelters" still available for real property investments, but it is really a result of favored tax policy. These relatively straight-forward concepts can help a company significantly improve cash flow by deferring its tax liability. These concepts will be illustrated by real-life examples that present a novel approach to like-kind exchanges as a useful and practical tax-planning idea.

Cash Management Skills: Strategies for Long-Term Success WEBCAST

Tuesday, April 25 6:00am - 8:00am PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Understand how much cash your organization will need. Where will you get cash? Set cash management policy. Prevent cash management surprises.

Communicating Financial Information to Non-Accountants WEBINAR

Tuesday, April 25 6:00am - 8:00am PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

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

COSO's Internal Control Framework Essentials WEBCAST

Tuesday, April 25 6:00am - 10:00am PDT

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4.0 Credits

Components and principles of internal control. Concepts associated with the COSO framework. Management responsibilities versus auditor responsibilities. Common significant accounting processes. Tools and techniques used for internal control documentation.

CPA Crossings Technology Trends Update WEBINAR

Tuesday, April 25 6:00am - 2:00pm PDT

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8.0 Credits

Emerging mega technologies, what they are and potential applications. State of the cloud computing market and working remotely. The explosive growth in Internet of Things (IoT). Big data, data analytics and KPI dashboards, the new frontier for CPAs. Automation through artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotic process automation (RPA). Blockchain technology: the new data storage model. Digital and crypto currencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum and more. Current state of cloud based software - financial, ERP, workflow and personal productivity applications. Update on personal technology devices. A peek into the Metaverse.

Federal Tax Update – Individuals WEBCAST

Tuesday, April 25 6:00am - 2:00pm PDT

Your Desk

8.0 Credits

FBAR. Section 1244 Stock. Litigation payments. Penalty cases. Tax home cases. Conservation easements. Medical expenses. Mailbox rule. Innocent spouse and divorce cases. IRA rollovers. Form 1099-K. Cryptocurrency reporting. Tax lien and OIC cases. Constitutional claims. Statute of limitations. IRS Automation. Biden 2023 Greenbook. Build Back Better Bill – Update. 2022 Inflation Adjustments. Spotlight: Pro Se Corner.

Form 990 Parts V (Other Tax Issues) & I (Financial Summary) WEBINAR

Tuesday, April 25 6:30am - 8:00am PDT

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1.5 Credits

Addressing Part V's additional tax compliance points for 990 filers (i.e., statutory requirements outside of those that relate to maintaining tax-exemption-qualification). Substantive background on the underlying line-specific tax needs covered in four key lines: 1) Use of a common paymaster (and its impact on) "number of employees" [and ramifications on mandated e-filing applicable to larger organizations] (Line 2) 2) When a Form 990-T filing is (and is not) required (Line 3a) 3) The quid pro quo solicitation disclosure mandates (Line 7a/7b) 4) Need to communicate when soliciting donors if the organization is not eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Line 6a/6b). Existence of other, and often overlapping, disclosures and/or filings required when a filer captures specific amounts of tax-deductible charitable contributions, including, in certain circumstances, donations of property. Explanation of the basics behind the excise tax schemes applied to filers who either: hold "donor-advised funds" (Lines 8 and 9); or are potentially reached by IRC section 4960's executive compensation tax (Line 15). Potholes in culling the current and prior year's tax return information necessary to complete Part I's Lines 8-22.

Driving Performance with Metrics WEBCAST

Tuesday, April 25 7:00am - 9:00am PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Using metrics in a balanced scorecard framework. Learn to measure output of your business activities. Creating metrics for profit and cost centers. Benchmarking your metrics. Using metrics for planning and control. Tips for success.

Excel Essentials for Today's Accountant: How To Become an Expert in One Day WEBCAST

Tuesday, April 25 7:00am - 11:00am PDT

Your Desk

4.0 Credits

Using formulas to manipulate and transform data. Using formulas and reference formulas. Using pivot tables. Understanding Solver to perform multivariate analysis. Awareness of advanced functions. Creative methods for data manipulation. Using intellectual curiosity and professional skepticism to develop a problem-solving mentality. Real-life examples of innovative ways to analyze and report data with Excel. Using Excel to perform e-mail merges. Enhance creativity in your approach to developing Excel models.

5 Marvelous Business Books in 100 Minutes WEBCAST

Tuesday, April 25 8:00am - 10:00am PDT

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Five business books.

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