The latest update in accounting requirements as issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
Speaker: Ciuni & Panichi’s George Pickard, CPA, Principal, in Audit and Accounting Services
The New Revenue Recognition Standard Will Impact Every Industry (8:55 to 9:45 am)
The new revenue recognition standard goes into effect this year and it impacts everyone. We’ll talk you through what for-profit and not-for-profit leaders really need to know to meet the new requirements.
Speakers: Ciuni & Panichi’s Mike Klein, CPA, Not-for-Profit Group Partner in Charge, and John Troyer, CPA, Audit and Accounting Partner.
Redefining Money with Blockchain (10:00 to 10:50 am)
Jonathan Sesso, IBM Blockchain Business Development Executive, will cover the core tenets on blockchain technology, distill the noise, and facilitate a discussion on the evolution of ‘magical internet money’ powered by blockchains. The purpose of this crash course is for audience members to gain a better awareness of the philosophical movements behind open source token-based protocols while taking into account the views that enterprises and governments hold for blockchain.
Speaker: Jonathan Sesso, IBM Blockchain Business Development Executive
Healthcare Costs in Retirement (10:55 to 11:45 am)
One of the biggest concerns impacting retirement decisions is healthcare costs and insurance coverage. You’ll learn what you need to know to prepare appropriately for a financially healthy retirement for yourself as well as advice you can pass along to your clients.
Speakers: J.J. Wilson, Nationwide Insurance Vice President, and David H. Harris, Nationwide Retirement Institute
Breakout Sessions 1 (12:30 to 1:20 pm)
Hot Topics Facing Our Ohio Governments
A comprehensive update on the new regulations impacting government entities. We’ll cover the new State of Ohio regulations for credit card control, GASB 75, 84, and 87, the State Treasurer’s pooled collateral system, (Uniform Guidance procurement standards), and more.
Speakers: Ciuni & Panichi’s Frank Eich, CPA, MBA, Audit and Accounting Services Senior Manager, and Reggie Novak, CPA, CFE, Audit and Accounting Services Senior Manager.
Planning for Retirement – Start Today
Financial stresses can ruin your retirement. Don’t outlive your money! You’ll hear sound advice that will help you plan for and enjoy a fulfilling retirement.
Speakers: C & P Wealth Management’s Jason Ice, CFP, Director of Financial Services, and Dane Wilson, Wealth Management Advisor and Ciuni & Panichi, Inc. Tax Principal Jeff Spencer, CPA, MAcc.
Breakout Sessions 2 (1:25 to 2:15)
10 Hot Tax Planning Strategies for Individuals
Sound planning helps keep your tax liability to the minimum. And best of all, you won’t be surprised with a tax bill you didn’t expect. Jim will provide planning strategies you won’t want to miss, especially post TCJA.
Speaker: Jim Komos, CPA, CRP, MAcc, Ciuni & Panichi Tax Department Partner
What’s New for Not-for-Profits
The new financial statement, new grants guidance, revenue recognition, functional expenses and cost allocation, and liquidity disclosure. Hear the latest from the Not-for-Profit accounting expert.
Speakers: Ciuni & Panichi’s Ellyn Lefko, CPA, Audit and Accounting Senior Manager, and Herzl Ginsburg, CPA, Audit and Accounting Senior Manager
The New Lease Accounting Standard
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued a new Accounting Standard Update taking effect for public companies in January 1, 2019 and for all other companies after December 15, 2020. The standard requires organizations that lease assets longer than 12 months to recognize them on their balance sheet. Learn the facts here.
Speaker: John Troyer, CPA, Ciuni & Panichi, Inc. Audit and Accounting Partner.
Innovative strategies to find talented workers (2:30 to 3:20 pm)
We’ll share some of the innovative strategies that organizations are using to fulfill their labor needs in the tightest labor market we’ve seen in years. We’ll talk about recruitment techniques that work. We’ll explore where to find talented workers, how to encourage your top employees to make referrals, and what incentives such as alternate work environments and flexible schedules work for you and your potential employees. Just as important, we’ll examine retention strategies to stabilize your current workforce including leveraging advancement, education, training, and increased earning opportunities.
Speakers: Ethan Karp, MAGNET President and CEO, Jessica Donley, CTL Engineering, Inc. Marketing Manager, and Geneva Anderson, Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging Vice President of Human Resources
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Update for For-Profit Organizations (3:25 to 4:15 pm)
The TCJA has lots of changes impacting businesses, some good, some not. You’ll get the facts here including details on the changes in bonus depreciation, interest deductions, the corporate tax rate and the income deduction for pass-through entities. We’ll also explain the very confusing change in the entertainment and meals deduction.
Speaker: Ciuni & Panichi’s Tony Constantine, CPA, Tax Partner