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CPA Continuing Education Class: Accounting for Revenues and Expenses in a Not-for-Profit

Do you know what makes not-for-profit accounting and financial reporting different? This course will cover the requirements under FASB’s financial statement standard and provide insight into what makes not-for-profit financial reporting different, such as accounting for grants and contracts. This course will train you to clear key hurdles in not-for-profit accounting and reporting in an…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: K2s QuickBooks for Accountants

The QuickBooks platform is robust with features and capabilities that many users are unaware of or do not know how to utilize effectively. This course helps you get more out of QuickBooks Desktop and QuickBooks Online and resolve the issues that even experienced QuickBooks users struggle with, such as locking down prior periods. This program…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Tax Saving Defined Benefit Plans

Learn methods and techniques to optimize retirement planning for your clients. Using the defined benefit pension, gain insights regarding how to work with these plans on their own or in concert with defined contribution plans. When: June 21st, 2022 @ 11am – 1pm Where: ASCPA Learning CenterASCPA Live Online Webcast(602) 252-4144 For more information about this event,…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Business Owner Financial Planning Opportunities

Many business owners ignore the financial planning opportunities and implications when starting, growing, and successfully running their businesses. This all-inclusive course brings together closely held business owner specifics, such as identifying those issues that business owners need to keep on the radar. This session will help determine the goals of the business owner when selecting…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Changes in Assets and Liabilities Standards

Stay current on recent changes in accounting and auditing. Review FASB, SEC, PCC, PCAOB and AICPA standard-setting activity in the current year. Implementation dates will be provided so you can plan for changes, and the course will highlight the changes that will be implemented in the current year. Also, discuss the difference between public and…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Real Estate Taxation Critical Considerations

This course is a deep dive into many aspects involving the taxation of real estate related for the mid-level practitioner moving into this complex area. You will deepen your understanding of the complex considerations and strategies that individuals must navigate in acquiring, operating, and selling real estate. You will leave the course able to navigate…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Is it a Lease – Topic 842-10

The course, the first in a three-course series, concentrates on Topic 842, Leases. Leasing is popular among companies for financing purchases, such as office space and equipment. This course addresses the identification of a lease and the classification of the lease into the Operating or Finance categories for Lessees, and Sales-Type, Direct Financing, or Operating…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Change Management – Leading Your Firm Through a Transition

Change is happening all the time. The question is how prepared are you to navigate it? In this course, we will explore various kinds of change including:  Setting yourself up to create the personal and professional changes you desire  Navigating (and thriving) through a change you didn’t ask for  Enrolling others in…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Case Studies in Accounting Fraud

Distinguish financial reporting fraud from misappropriation of assets. Highlight common schemes involving one or both types of fraud. Review several high-profile cases as well as other real-world situations to emphasize the CPA’s role and responsibility. Examine the methods used to perpetrate and disguise schemes, how the fraud was detected, and the consequences. Explore the CPA’s…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Time Management for CPAs

Develop a framework of “effective” time management. Identify the three-time factors: time wasters or stealers, time savers and time management techniques. Highlight concepts that distinguish the relationship between time management and behavioral science versus traditional time management tools or gimmicks. Finally, explore the need to manage oneself to improve time management. When: February 24th, 2022 @…

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