The Practitioners Conference is designed to help CPAs maintain their status as trusted advisors by equipping them to serve their clients better. The conference features a diverse range of topics including technology, tax/accounting updates, late stage planning, and veterans benefits.
Martin’s West, 6817 Dogwood Rd Baltimore, MD 21244-2608
Speaker: Gary Bulmash, CPA
Speaker: David De Jong, Esq.
The program will focus on leading federal tax developments of the past 12 months with time divided between the major provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and other legislation, regulations, cases and rulings affecting businesses and individuals. It will also include an analysis of the effect of South Dakota v Wayfair in which the US Supreme Court ruled that larger retailers who penetrate a state market only through internet sales can be forced to collect that state’s sales tax.
Speaker: Stephen R. Elville, J.D., LL.M.
In this interactive workshop, Elville and Associates’ Principal Stephen R. Elville, J.D., LL.M., will thoroughly educate advisors about veterans benefits planning for their clients — including the VA Aid and Attendance Pension and how it benefits qualified veterans and their spouses, asset preservation in veterans benefits planning, and how veterans benefits serves as a key planning tool for estate planning and Medicaid.
Speaker: Seth Hammer, CPA – Towson University
Speaker: Mark Schweighofer, Esq. – Stein Sperling
Speaker: Byron Patrick, CPA – Network Alliance
Cyber Security is no longer an optional conversation as it related to organizational operations. However, the threat landscape is evolving with new threats and new twists on old threats every day. In this session we will discuss an end users perspective on what can be done to protect you and your firm from the latest cyber security threats.
Dr. Daraius Irani – Towson University
The presentation will explore the national, regional and state economic trends impacting Maryland’s economy. From these trends, an economic forecast for the state of Maryland will be presented.